Amigurumi mini carrot
Free pattern © Mari-Liis Lille
Amigurumi mini carrot is such a fun little thing to make. Discover my free pattern here. Attach the carrot between the paws of an amigurumi bunny, or turn it into a brooch or a baby toy.
The small carrot is made in one piece using only a small amount of yarn and fiberfill stuffing.
The thinner yarn you use, the smaller carrot you get.
- Sport (5 ply) weight cotton – for example Scheepjes Catona (50g / 125m) or Schachenmayr Catania (50g / 125m) in orange and green
- 2 mm crochet hook
- polyester fiberfill
- black thread
- darning and embroidery needle
- brooch pin – optional!
Finished size: 6-7 cm (2.35-2.75 in)
Skill level: easy
Stitches and abbreviations (US crochet terms):
Slip stitch (sl st), chain (ch), single crochet (sc), repeat (rep), stitch(es) – st(s)
About the pattern:
- Work in continuous rounds.
- Use a stitch marker and place it in the first stitch of the round to mark the beginning of it.
1: Use orange color. Start 6 sc in a magic ring 
2: Sc in each st around
3: (Sc in next st, 2 sc in next st) rep 3 times 
4-5: Sc in each st around
6: (Sc in next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st) rep 3 times 
7-8: Sc in each st around
9: (Sc in next 3 sts, 2 sc in next st) rep 3 times 
10-11: Sc in each st around
12: (Sc in next 4 sts, 2 sc in next st) rep 3 times 
13-14: Sc in each st around
Stuff the piece and keep adding stuffing.
15: (Sc in next st, sc2tog) rep 6 times 
16: Sc2tog around 
17: Continue in green color. *Sc in the next st, ch 8. Starting in the second stitch from hook, sc in next 3 sts, sl st in next 4 sts. Rep 5 more times from *. Sl st in the first sc.
Close the hole between the carrot tops. Pull the yarn in and out from the stitches under the tops, pull tight and fasten with a knot. Weave in yarn end.
Use black thread to embroider short horizontal stitches on the carrot to make it look even more realistic.
HOW TO TURN THE CARROT INTO A BROOCH
Use a small brooch pin or a safety pin to use amigurumi mini carrot as a brooch. Attach it on your clothes, on a bag or a hat for a fun springy look.
HOW TO TURN THE CARROT INTO A BABY TOY
Use thicker yarn and bigger hook to turn the carrot into a baby toy. The carrot on the photo below is made with Drops Paris and a 3.5 mm crochet hook.