A collection of crocheted turtles.

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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

Cute Little Turtle

The full article about this pattern is here:

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

little miss turtle

The full article about this pattern is here:

 Little Miss Turtle

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

tiny turtle collection

The full article about this pattern is here:

Tiny Stripes Turtles

More info here.

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

Sammie the Turtle

The full article about this pattern is on Cbfiberworks.com:

Sammie the Turtle

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  1. Wanda Tokar says:

    Please quit sending my stuff I don’t crochet any more . But thanks

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  2. All the turtles are so cute!

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