Free crochet pattern : Badtz Maru

May 19, 2017

 

 

Badtz Maru is a character by Sanrio. It is a a male penguin with spiky hair. But what i like most about Badtz Maru is its cute expression (or the blur look i should say.)

 

It's pretty easy to crochet a Badtz Maru, all you need to know is magic ring and the basic techniques like single crochet, half double crochet

Finished amigurumi is approximately 11cm tall.

 

Let's get started! 

 

We will be working in continuous round in this project unless otherwise stated.

Please note that the type of yarn used and the tension may cause variation in size.

 

Materials:

3.5 mm crochet hook

Stuff Filling

8 ply Yarn: Black, White , Yellow 

Yarn needle

 

Abbreviations (in U.S crochet terms)

Sc      -   Single crochet

Ch      -   Chain

St       -  Stitch

Rep    -   Repeat

Sl      -  Slipstitch

Inc    -  Increase (2 sc in same stitch)

Dec   -  Decrease (1 sc over 2 stitches)

 

 

Head & Body (Black Yarn) [A]

R1        : Sc 10 in magic ring.  (10 sts)

R2       : Inc around. (20 sts)

R3       : *Sc 1, Inc in next sc*, rep around. (30 sts)
R4       : *Sc 1 in first 2 sc, Inc in next sc*, rep around (40 sts)

R5-13    : Sc around (40 sts)
R14      : *Sc 1 in first 2 sc, Dec next sc*, rep around. (30 sts)

R15      : *Sc 1, Dec in next sc*, rep rep around. (20 sts)
R16      : Dec around. (10 sts)
R17      : Inc around. (20 sts)
R18      : *Sc 1, Inc in next sc*, rep around. (30 sts)
R19      : *Sc 1 in first 6 sc, Inc in next sc*, rep around. (35 sts)

R20-25 : Sc around (35 sts)
R26     : *Sc 1 in first 2 sc, Dec next sc*, rep around. (30 sts)

R27     : Sc around (30 sts)
R28     : *Sc 1, Dec in next sc*, Rep around (20 sts)
R29     : Dec around. (10 sts)
Stuff an appropriate amount of stuff filling.
Fasten off and close the gap of the head, Weave tail through last round and secure with a knot

 

White patch on Body [B]

Make a semicircle
R1  : Hdc 8 in magic ring, Turn, Ch2 (8 sts)

R2 : 2 Hdc in each hdc around. (16 sts)

Fasten off and leave long end for sewing.

 

Legs- Make 2 (Yellow Yarn) [C]

R1    : Sc 12 in magic ring (12 sts)
R2-5 : Sc around. (8 sts)
Stuff an appropriate amount of stuff filling.

Fasten off and close the gap of the head, Weave tail through last round and secure with a knot

 

Hands- Make 2 (Black Yarn) [D]

R1    : Sc 8 in magic ring (8 sts)
R2-7 : Sc around. (8 sts)
Stuff an appropriate amount of stuff filling. 

Fasten off and close the gap of the head, Weave tail through last round and secure with a knot

 

Eyes- Make 2 (White Yarn) [E]

Ch 5, 5 dc in 3rd ch from hook, Sk 1 st, Sl into 5th ch

Fasten off and leave a long end for sewing

 

Hair - Make 4 (Black Yarn) [F]

R1  : Sc 6 in magic ring (6sts)
R2 : Sc around. (6 sts)
R3 : *Sc 1, Inc in next sc*, rep around (9 sts)
R4 : *Sc 1 in first 2 st, Inc in next st*, rep around (12 sts)

R5 : *Sc 1 in first 3 st, Inc in next sc*, rep around (15 sts)

Stuff an appropriate amount of stuff filling.
Fasten off and leave long end for sewing.

 

 

 

Assembly

1.  Sew hands[D] onto the sides of head & body [A]

2. Sew legs [C] to the bottom of the body [A]

3. Sew the white patch [B] onto the body [A] .Aligning the flat part of the semicircle on R27 of [A] and sew round the circumference of [B]

4. Sew the Eyes [E] onto the face of [A] Aligning the flat part of the eyes on R8 of [A] and sew round the circumference of [E]

5. Using black yarn, sew the black part of the eyes near the 2nd ch of right eye and 4th ch on left eye.

6. Position the hair on the head and sew [F] onto [A]

7. Lastly,using yellow yarn, Sew a diamond shape mouth below and in between the 2 eyes.

 

 

Hope you guys will like this project! If you like Sanrio characters, we have a free melody crochet pattern too! 

 

This is an original pattern by Yunie's. 

If you have any questions regarding this pattern, Feel free to drop us an email  or PM us on our facebook page. 

Please share your projects with us and we will be glad to feature them on our page :) 

 

With Love, 

Yunie

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