Crochet Leek Pattern

This crochet leek 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!

Design Inspiration

The leek is the 25th pattern for the Pregnancy Progress Project! A leek is approximately the same size as a baby at 38 weeks of pregnancy! Not only is this a cute addition for tracking your pregnancy, you can also use these as kids play food!

Original Leek Design – July 2018: 38 weeks pregnant!


● This pattern is worked in the round, use a stitch marker to keep proper stitch count
● Repeat instructions given between asterisks (*) until the end of each row or until instructed
● The number in parenthesis at the end of each row states the total number of stitches to be worked in that row
● Final Size: 8″


● Medium (4) Weight Yarn in White (25 yards), Light Green (10 yards), Dark Green (10 yards)
Hook: 4.00 mm (G)
Yarn Needle
Fiber Fill Stuffing
● Optional: 2 9mm Black Safety Eyes & Black Crochet Thread

Abbreviations/Stitches (US Terms)

ST(s) – Stitch(es)
CH – Chain
SL ST – Slip Stitch
SK – Skip
SC – Single Crochet
SC2TOG – Single Crochet 2 Together
FLO – Front Loop Only
BLO – Back Loop Only


Starting with White

Magic Circle, CH 1

Round 1: SC x7 inside circle (7)
Round 2: 2 SC in each ST around (14)
Round 3: *1 SC in 1st ST, 2 SC in next* (21)
Rounds 4-18: SC in each ST around (21)
On the last ST of round 18 change to Light Green
Rounds 19-25: SC in each ST around (21)
On the last ST of round 25 change to Dark Green

Optional: Add eyes between rounds 17 & 18 and use the black crochet thread to create a “V” shape for the smile

Rounds 26-29: SC in each ST around (21)
Round 30: SC FLO in the next 6 STs, *CH 1 & turn. SC in each ST across* Repeat ** 7 more times. SC in each row down the left side of the leaf. SK the next ST. Repeat from the beginning 2 more times.

Stuff with Fiber Fil

Round 30: (now working in the BLO) *SC in next ST, SC2TOG* (14)
Round 31: SC2TOG x 7 (7)

Tie off yarn leaving a 6″ tail. Weave tail through last 7 STs. Secure with a few knots and weave in end.

And you’re all done!

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

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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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