Crochet an amigurumi decoration for pencil or pen with a cat head – ANIMAL DECO PEN 🐾

In this tutorial, I show you how to crochet a cat head with amigurumi technique, to use as decoration for pencil and pen.

Useful information before starting.


Working time: 20 minutes

Skill level: 🌸🌸🌸 intermediate


Work in continuous round the head, and work separately the two ears to sew finally on the head.

Do not close completely the head but leave a little hole to insert the pencil.

cotton yarn Fiocco Tresfere used to make the cat head amigurumi.
  • 🧶100% cotton yarn in various colors, FIOCCO Tre Sfere
  • Crochet hook 2,5 mm
  • needle
  • scissor
  • stitch marker
  • stuffing

I buy my yarn to Filati Romance Shop www.filatiromance.com

📗 Abbreviations & meanings (US terms)

  • MR= magic ring
  • SC = single crochet
  • SLST = slip stitch
  • INC = Increase, 2 SC in the same stitch
  • DEC = Decrease, 2 SC together
  • REP * = repeat from * to * until the end of the row

Amigurumi cat head pattern

ROUNDINSTRUCTIONSTOT
1MR, 6 SC6
2INC in each stitches around12
32 SC, 2 INC, 4 SC, 2 INC, 2 SC16
42 SC, 4 INC, 4 SC, 4 INC, 2 SC24
54 SC, 4 INC, 8 SC, 4 INC, 4 SC32
6-91 SC in each stitches around32 x 4
104 SC, 4 DEC, 8 SC, 4 DEC, 4 SC24
111 SC in each stitches around24
122SC, 4 DEC, 4 SC, 4 DEC, 2 SC16
132 SC, 2 DEC, 4 SC, 2 DEC, 2 SC12

Embroider the details and stuff the head, then follow the pattern

146 DEC6
156 INC and close with 1 SL ST in the next stitch12
amigurumi cat head pen decoration

Amigurumi CAT’S EAR pattern (make 2)

ROUNDINSTRUCTIONSTOT
1MR, 4 SC4
21 SC in each stitches around4
34 INC8
41 SC in each stitches around8

Video tutorial how to crochet the cat head amigurumi

Video tutorial How to embroider the face cat

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This pattern is an original pattern by Giulia Mollica of giuliapinkytime.  Please do not claim this pattern as your own. If you wish to share this pattern, you may link to this pattern, but please do not reprint it on your site. You may keep a copy for your own personal use, but please DO NOT sell the pattern or distribute it.

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By Giulia

My name is Giulia, I love dreaming and creating games for children. When I learned to crochet I rediscovered the "little girl" within me and now amigurumi have become my passion!

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