Crochet Rhino – free pattern

crochet rhino

Here you have a full pattern on a crochet rhino. Based on my December CAL (only in Danish this year). The pattern is free and can be made by everyone.

It is not allowed to sell the pattern. However, it is allowed to sell finished crocheted Rhino, as long as you always refer to www.mrsmom.dk  and/or @MrsMom.dk.

Ruby Rhino

ruby rhino

Abbreviations (English/British)
Ch = Chain
Sc = Single crochet

Crochet hook
2.50 mm

Yarn (8/4 cotton yarn)
Bow/Butterfly: 3 grams
Grey: 64 grams
White: 5 grams

Other
Safety eyes 9 mm
Stuffing

Crochet pattern

Head
Crochet in grey

1. 10 ch
2. 9 sc, turn, 1 sc in the first ch, 8 sc (18) – So you’ve created an “oval shape”
3. 2 sc in the same, 6 sc, “2 sc in the same” x3, 6 sc, “2 sc in the same” x2 (24)
4. “2 sc in the same” x2, 9 sc, “2 sc in the same” x3, 9 sc, 2 sc in the same (30)
5. ”4 sc, 2 sc in the same” x6 (36)
6. ”5 sc, 2 sc in the same” x6 (42)
7. ”6 sc, 2 sc in the same” x6 (48)
8-11. Sc in all (48)
12. ”7 sc, 2 sc in the same” x6 (54)
13. ”8 sc, 2 sc in the same” x6 (60)
14. ”9 sc, 2 sc in the same” x6 (66)
15. ”10 sc, 2 sc in the same” x6 (72)
16-20. Sc in all (72)
21. “10 sc, 2 sc together” x6 (66)
22. ”9 sc, 2 sc together” x6 (60)
23. ”8 sc, 2 sc together” x6 (54)
24. ”7 sc, 2 sc together” x6 (48)
25. ”6 sc, 2 sc together” x6 (42)
26. ”5 sc, 2 sc together” x6 (36)
27. 3 sc, “2 sc together” x3, 12 sc, “2 sc together” x3, 9 sc (30)
28. 2 sc, “2 sc together” x3, 9 sc, “2 sc together” x3, 7 sc (24). Close

Ears (x2)
Crochet in grey

1. 6 sc in magic ring (6)
2. 2 sc in each (12)
3. ”1 sc, 2 sc in the same” x6 (18)
4. ”2 sc, 2 sc in the same” x6 (24)
5. ”3 sc, 2 sc in the same” x6 (30)
6. ”4 sc, 2 sc in the same” x6 (36). Close

Nose/Muzzle
Crochet in grey

1. 10 ch
2. 9 sc, turn, 1 sc in the first ch, 8 sc (18) – So you’ve created an “oval shape”
3. 2 sc in the same, 6 sc, “2 sc in the same” x3, 6 sc, “2 sc in the same” x2 (24)
4. “2 sc in the same” x2, 9 sc, “2 sc in the same” x3, 9 sc, 2 sc in the same (30)
5. “2 sc in the same” x3, 11 sc, “2 sc in the same” x4, 11 sc, 2 sc in the same (38)
6. “2 sc in the same” x4, 15 sc, “2 sc in the same” x4, 15 sc (46)
7-12. Sc in all (46). Close

Big horn
Crochet in white

1. 4 sc in magic ring (4)
2. “1 sc, 2 sc in the same” x2 (6)
3. Sc in all (6)
4. “1 sc, 2 sc in the same” x3 (9)
5. Sc in all (9)
6. “2 sc, 2 sc in the same” x3 (12)
7. “3 sc, 2 sc in the same” x3 (15)
8. “4 sc, 2 sc in the same” x3 (18)
9. Sc in all (18)
10. “5 sc, 2 sc in the same” x3 (21)
11. Sc in all (21). Close

Small horn
Crochet in white

1. 4 sc in magic ring (4)
2. Sc in all (4)
3. “1 sc, 2 sc in the same” x2 (6)
4. “1 sc, 2 sc in the same” x3 (9)
5. “2 sc, 2 sc in the same” x3 (12)
6-7. Sc in all (12). Close

Body
Crochet in grey

1. 16 ch
2. 15 sc, turn, 1 sc in the first ch, 14 sc (30) – So you’ve created an “oval shape”
3. 2 sc in the same, 12 sc, “2 sc in the same” x3, 12 sc, “2 sc in the same” x2 (36)
4. “2 sc in the same” x2, 15 sc, “2 sc in the same” x3, 15 sc, 2 sc in the same (42)
5. “2 sc in the same” x3, 18 sc, “2 sc in the same” x3, 18 sc (48)
6. ”7 sc, 2 sc in the same” x6 (54)
7. ”8 sc, 2 sc in the same” x6 (60)
8. ”9 sc, 2 sc in the same” x6 (66)
9. ”10 sc, 2 sc in the same” x6 (72)
10-13. Sc in all (72)
14. “10 sc, 2 sc together” x6 (66)
15-19. Sc in all (66)
20. ”9 sc, 2 sc together” x6 (60)
21-22. Sc in all (60)
23. ”8 sc, 2 sc together” x6 (54)
24-25. Sc in all (54)
26. ”7 sc, 2 sc together” x6 (48)
27. ”6 sc, 2 sc together” x6 (42)
28-31. Sc in all (42)
32. ”5 sc, 2 sc together” x6 (36)
33-35. Sc in all (36)
36. ”4 sc, 2 sc together” x6 (30)
37-38. Sc in all (30)
39. 8 sc, “2 sc together” x3, 9 sc, “2 sc together” x3, 1 sc (24). Close

Arms (x2)
Crochet in grey – In round 5 and 6: grey and white

1. 6 sc in magic ring (6)
2. 2 sc in each (12)
3. ”1 sc, 2 sc in the same” x6 (18)
4. ”2 sc, 2 sc in the same” x6 (24)
5-6. Sc in all: 2 sc grey, 2 sc white, 2 sc grey, 2 sc white, 2 sc grey, 2 sc white, 12 sc grey (24)
7. Sc in all (24)
8. “2 sc, 2 sc together” x6 (18)
9. “4 sc, 2 sc together” x3 (15)
10-24. Sc in all (15). Close

Legs (x2)
Crochet in grey – In round 5 and 6: grey and white

1. 6 sc in magic ring (6)
2. 2 sc in each (12)
3. ”1 sc, 2 sc in the same” x6 (18)
4. ”2 sc, 2 sc in the same” x6 (24)
5-6. Sc in all: 2 sc grey, 2 sc white, 2 sc grey, 2 sc white, 2 sc grey, 2 sc white, 12 sc grey (24)
7. Sc in all (24)
8. “2 sc, 2 sc together” x6 (18)
9. “4 sc, 2 sc together” x3 (15)
10-21. Sc in all (15). Close

Bow / Butterfly
Crochet in blue or pink

1. 20 ch – Gather to a ring with 1 sc down in the first ch (19)
2-7. Sc in all (19)
8. Close with a long tale of yarn (75-80 cm)
9. Pull the long tale of yarn into the center and wrap it around.
I am using the tale from the beginning of my ch to tie the knot.

Mounting
– Sew arms (the longest) and legs (the shortest) to the body
– (if you are making a butterfly, sew it on now)
– Stuff the body

– Stuff the nose/muzzle and sew it on the head
– Mount safety eyes (in round 7 with approx 10-11 ch in between)
– Ears: Fold and wrap barn around the bottom – sew it of the head
– (if you are making a bow, sew it on now)
– Sew the big horn on the nose/muzzle
– Sew the little horn on the head (right above the nose/muzzle)
– Stuff the head

– Sew the head on the body

crochet rhino

crochet rhino

crochet rhino

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