Crochet a Ditto

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Gotta catch ‘em all! Whip up a crocheted Ditto, and it’s sure to be a hit. Made with worsted weight yarn, this finished doll measures approximately 4 inches tall.

Find all of my other Pokemon patterns, including the Pokeball, here.

Abbreviations:

ch: chain

sc: single crochet

sl st: slip stitch

inc: increase (2 single crochets in one loop)

dec: decrease (pull yarn through loop, pull yarn through second loop, yarn over and pull through all loops)

Materials needed:

Any worsted weight yarn. I used Red Heart Super Saver in light raspberry.

G (4mm) crochet hook

Poly-fil

Yarn needle

8mm safety eyes

Embroidery thread

This pattern is worked “in-the-round”, and stitches are worked through both loops unless otherwise noted. 

Left Lump:

With light raspberry, ch 3. Sl st to first ch to create circle. (Instead, you can perform the “magic circle” if you’d like.)

Row 1: ch 1, 5 sc inside of circle. (5 stitches)

Row 2: Inc in each stitch around. (10 stitches)

Row 3: *Inc in first stitch, sc in next stitch, repeat from * around. (15 stitches)

Rows 4-5: Sc in each stitch around. (15 stitches)

Stuff tight with poly-fil. Tie off.

Right Lump:

With light raspberry, ch 3. Sl st to first ch to create circle. (Instead, you can perform the “magic circle” if you’d like.)

Row 1: ch 1, 5 sc inside of circle. (5 stitches)

Row 2: Inc in each stitch around. (10 stitches)

Row 3: *Inc in first stitch, sc in next stitch, repeat from * around. (15 stitches)

Row 4: Sc in each stitch around. (15 stitches)

Stuff tight with poly-fil. Don’t tie off. Continue on with head and body.

Head and Body:

Row 1: With yarn still attached to right lump, pick up left lump and sc around both. (30 stitches)

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Row 2: *Inc in first stitch, sc in next 5 stitches, repeat from * around. (35 stitches)

Rows 3-7: Sc in each stitch around. (35 stitches)

Row 8: *Inc in first stitch, sc in next 6 stitches, repeat from * around. (40 stitches)

Rows 9-12: Sc in each stitch around. (40 stitches)

Row 13: Sc in first 10 stitches, inc in next 5 stitches, sc in next 15 stitches, inc in next 5 stitches, sc in last 5 stitches. (50 stitches)

Rows 14-18: Sc in each stitch around. (50 stitches)

Row 19: *Dec in first 2 stitches, sc in next 3 stitches, repeat from * around. (40 stitches)

Stuff tight with poly-fil. Insert safety eyes between rows 3 and 4 of body with 6 stitches between them.

Row 20: *Dec in first 2 stitches, sc in next 2 stitches, repeat from * around. (30 stitches)

Row 21: *Dec in first 2 stitches, sc in next stitch, repeat from * around. (20 stitches)

Row 22: Dec around. (10 stitches)

Row 23: Dec around. (5 stitches)

Sew end shut and tie off. Sew mouth on with embroidery thread.

Right Arm:

With light raspberry, ch 3. Sl st to first ch to create circle. (Instead, you can perform the “magic circle” if you’d like.)

Row 1: ch 1, 5 sc inside of circle. (5 stitches)

Row 2: Inc in each stitch around. (10 stitches)

Rows 3-5: Sc in each stitch around. (10 stitches)

Row 6: *Inc in first stitch, sc in next stitch, repeat from * around. (15 stitches)

Tie off. Stuff tight with poly-fil. Position and sew onto body.

Left Arm:

With light raspberry, ch 3. Sl st to first ch to create circle. (Instead, you can perform the “magic circle” if you’d like.)

Row 1: ch 1, 5 sc inside of circle. (5 stitches)

Row 2: Inc in each stitch around. (10 stitches)

Rows 3-7: Sc in each stitch around. (10 stitches)

Row 8: Inc in first 5 stitches, sc in last 5 stitches. (20 stitches)

Tie off. Stuff tight with poly-fil. Position and sew onto body.

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I hope you enjoy this pattern! You’re welcome to sell items that you make using my patterns, as long as you don’t post the pattern anywhere else, and link back to my page if you’d like to. If there are any mistakes, or something is unclear, please feel free to message me on Facebook.

 

 

 

 

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