It’s a race to be the top turtle!
While turtles aren’t the fastest creatures, they certainly make some of the cutest amigurumi subjects. So, without much further ado, here are some top crochet turtles to pursue your love of things chelonian. Overall, these are wonderful patterns that range from cute and cartoonish, to quite realistic. Of course, you can also customize, so that you can make each one absolutely unique. Either way, regardless of whether you follow the pattern exactly or modify, I’m sure each one will be a little masterpiece and cherished toy.
Cute Little Turtle Free Crochet Pattern
These stupendously adorable little crochet turtles are just the thing to put a smile on anyones face. They are also super easy to make, and are good stash busters as well. Make a bunch, and watch them make their way to the sea.
Skills: Easy Designer: Chiara Cremon
Little Miss Turtle
This elegant turtle is a beautiful as well as an easy stash-buster for working down your store of yarn ends that have accumulated over winter. Therefore, these crochet turtles also make great economic sense in addition to the aesthetic.
Skills: Intermediate Designer: Diana Moore
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Tiny Stripes Turtles Free Crochet Pattern
These cute, tiny crochet turtles will be such a fun project to make, even if you are still at the beginning of your crafting journey. In the pattern, the shells are striped but you can crochet them in single colors as well. As this is a tiny project, it will be perfect for leftover yarn odds and ends. The link to the free pattern is under the photo.
Skills: beginner Designer: KristieMN
Sammie the Turtle
The mesmerizing spiral of colors on the shell is a point of pride for Sammie, who loves adventuring and trying new things. While this is an intermediate pattern, it is incredibly fun to work up and has nearly 60 photos as well as bonus tips to help along the way. Standing about 6.5 inches tall, Sammie is a great gift for the turtle lover in your life and the colors are completely customizable if rainbows aren’t your thing. Plus, if you’re feeling adventurous, try making Sammie out of thick, fluffy yarn for a big cuddly version!
Skills: easy Designer: Chanel Beauchamp