- 5mm crochet hook
- Your color choice of yarn
- Small buttons or felt
- Yarn Needle
- Single Crochet (Sc)
- Decrease (Sc2tog)
- Magic Circle
- Slip Stitch (Sl St)
- Chain (Ch)
Magic Circle (6)
Round 1. 2 Sc in each st around (12)
Rounds 2-4. Sc in each st (12)
Round 5. Sc in 1 st, sc2tog in next st repeat around (8)
At this point stuff his head.
Round 6. Sc in 2, sc2tog in next st repeat around (6)
Round 7. Sc in each st (6)
Round 8. 2 Sc in each st around (12)
Round 9. Sc in 2, 2sc in next st repeat around (16)
Round 10. Chain 9, Sc in 3 chains, 2sc in next 5 chains, sl st in next st in the round, sc in next st and chain 9 again. Repeat this around to make the tentacles, you should end up with eight.
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For questions please leave them in the comments and I will be happy to help, have fun crocheting!
I would love to see your octopus that you make, feel free to post them!