Crochet Cucumber Pattern

This crochet cucumber is a quick, beginner friendly pattern, that uses minimal supplies! This pattern is available for FREE on my blog or you can follow along with the video tutorial on my YouTube Channel! You can also find a printable, PDF version in my Etsy Shop!

Design Inspiration

This cucumber is the 19th pattern for the Pregnancy Progress Project! A cucumber is approximately the same size as a baby at 32 weeks of pregnancy! Not only is this a cute addition for tracking your pregnancy, it would also make an adorable toy for your kids or pets!

May 2018: 32 weeks pregnant!
2019: new & improved design!

Notes

● Pattern is worked in the round. Use a stitch marker to keep proper count.
● Repeat instructions given between asterisks (*) until the end of each round
● The number in parenthesis at the end of each round states the total number of stitches for that round
● Final size is approximately 10 inches

Supplies

● Medium (4) Weight Yarn in Light Brown & Dark Brown
● Hook: 4.00 mm (G)
Polyester Fiber Fill for stuffing
● 2 10 mm Safety Eyes (optional)
● Black embroidery or crochet thread for mouth (optional)
Yarn Needle
Scissors
Stitch Marker

Abbreviations/Stitches (US Terms)

ST – Stitch
SL ST – Slip Stitch
CH – Chain
SC – Single Crochet
SC2TOG –Single Crochet Two Together

Pattern

Magic Circle, CH 1

Round 1: SC x7 inside circle (7)
Round 2: SC in each ST (7)
Round 3: 2 SC in each ST around (14)
Round 4: SC in each ST (14)
Round 5: *1 SC in 1st 2 STs, 2 SC in next* (21)
Round 6: SC in each ST (21)
Round 7: *SC in 1st 2 STs, 2 SC in next* (28)
Rounds 8-47: SC in each ST (28)

Add eyes between rounds 20 & 21. With crochet thread, make a “V” shape centered between the eyes for the smile.
Stuff with fiber fill.

Round 48: *SC in 1st 2 STs, SC2TOG* (21)
Round 49: SC in each ST (21)
Round 50: *SC in 1st ST, SC2TOG* (14)
Round 51: SC in each ST (14)
Round 52: SC2TOG x7 (7)
Round 53: SC in each ST (7)

Tie off leaving 6” tail. Weave tail through last 7 STs, pull tight and secure with a knot. Weave in ends.

And you are all done! I hope you enjoyed the pattern for this crochet cucumber! Be sure to show off your finished veggie on Instagram and don’t forget to tag me!

You are free to sell the items you make with this pattern, and I’d love if you could please link back to this page. You do not have permission to republish or distribute this pattern in any way or claim it as your own. Do not use my photos in your sale listings or for any other purposes. Thank you.



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