In this tutorial, we crochet together an Easter egg with velvet yarn!

Did you have time for you? Let’s take your crochet hook and start watching this tutorial!

I cover a polystyrene’s egg with a velvet yarn and I like so much the result!

I hope you find it beautiful too!

Video tutorial to crochet an Easter egg

Working time: 30 minutes

Skill level: 🌸🌸🌸 intermediate

Used materils and yarn

  • 100 gr Velvet yarn pink color code 6 Miss Tricot VELLUTO
  • Crochet hook size 6.5 mm
  • Stitch marker
  • 50 gr cotton yarn for the decoration (use crochet hook size 3 mm)
  • scissor
  • needle

Crochet stitches used to make the Easter egg

📗 Abbreviations & meanings (US terms)

  • CH = chain
  • 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

Work in continuous round without closing the end with a slip stitch. Use a stitch marker to sign the last or the first worked stitch in each round.

Crochet pattern Easter egg with velvet yarn

12 CHs, 4 SC in the 2nd CH from hook4
24 INC8
3*1 SC, INC *; REP * 4 times12
41 SC, INC, *2 SC, INC*; REP * 3 times, 1 SC16
5*3 SC, INC*; REP* 4 times20
62 SC, INC, *4 SC, INC*; REP * 5 times, 2 SC24
7*5 SC, INC *; REP * 4 times28
81 SC in each stitches around28
93 SC, INC *6 SC, INC *; REP * 3 times, 3 SC32
10-111 SC in each stitches around32×2
123 SC, DEC *6 SC, DEC *; REP * 3 times, 3 SC28
131 SC in each stitches around28
14*5 SC, DEC *; REP * 4 times24
151 SC in each stitches around24
162 SC, DEC *4 SC, DEC *; REP * 3 times, 2 SC20
17*3 SC, DEC*; REP* 4 times16
181 SC, DEC, *2 SC, DEC *; REP * 3 times, 1 SC12
19*1 SC, DEC *; REP * 4 times8

Fasten off and cut the yarn. Leaving a long tail and use it to close the hole. Watch the video tutorial to see this step!

Decoration with chains

Hook the cotton thread onto the egg just worked and make a number of chain that cover the circumference of the egg.

Close in ring with a slip stitch in the first maked chain.

Go up 3 rounds and work other chains to fix around the egg with a slip stitch in the first chain.

Repeat this step 3 times to make 5 stripes like the photo down here.

Watch the video tutorial to better understand this step.

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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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