Here is your one stop for all the ornaments in our 12 Days of Christmas Ornament Collection. Click the links above each photo, or click on the photo itself to take you to the corresponding crochet pattern and video tutorial. Please share this blog and spread the holiday cheer!! ~Nadia
This Penguin Ornament is our twelfth and last pattern in the 12 Days of Christmas Ornament collection! This is such a cute little crocheted gift to adorn your tree or use it instead of a bow on a package for anyone on your gift giving list!
Follow along with this video tutorial to learn how to make this ornament:
My dad will continue to be the videographer, editor, and photographer for our videos when I move away.
Support YARNutopia today so we can continue to bring you clear, quality crochet tutorials even after I move into my new home!
There will be an added expense of more travel and hopefully this won’t deter our ability to provide consistent videos on a weekly basis.
**You can always contact me via Facebook if you have any problems with the pattern. I am happy to help if you have any questions along the way.
***You can sell anything you make from my patterns, please just link back to my website YARNutopia.com. Thank you!
Teacher: Nadia Fuad
Video and Editing: Fuad Azmat (My Daddy)
Share your work on Facebook!
Add me on Snapchat: YARNutopia
Follow me on Instagram
Visit My Ravelry Store and add this to your Favorites!
Follow me on Twitter: @YARNutopia
Enjoy this video and subscribe to my channel on YouTube for more tutorials on how to crochet!
Leave a comment, and share with your friends!
Designed by Nadia Fuad You *may* sell items made from my pattern, but please reference my website YARNutopia.com.
Please do not copy, sell, and/or post this pattern and claim it as your own.
-Use a larger hook to make this larger.
-This ornament measures approximately 3 inches tall and 4 inches wide
-This penguin is worked from the top down
-Work in the BLO throughout the pattern (for the head/body/wings)
-See video tutorial on how to tie off the color changes on the inside of the penguin
-Turn inside out and cut/tie ends all together throughout the pattern
YO: Yarn Over
BLO: Back Loop Only
Sl st: slip stitch
SC: Single Crochet
HDC: Half Double Crochet
DC: Double Crochet
If you have any confusion or difficulty with reading this pattern, please watch the video tutorial to have visual instructions.
Head and Body:
Work in BLO throughout this pattern Work in Continuous rounds
Start With Black Ch 2 Rnd 1: 6 SC in 2nd Ch from hook. (6) Rnd 2: 2 SC in each st around. (12) Change to White Yarn Rnd 3: [2SC in next st, SC in next st] 2 times, change to black yarn, [2SC in next st, SC in next st] 4 times. (18) Rnds 4-6: Change to white yarn, SC in the first 6 sts, Change to black yarn, SC in last 12 sts. (18) Rnd 7: Change to White yarn, [SC2TOG, SC in next st] 2 times, change to black yarn, [SC2TOG, SC in next st] 4 times. (12) Rnd 8: Change to White Yarn, [2SC in next st, SC in next st] 2 times, change to black yarn, [2SC in next st, SC in next st] 4 times. (18) Rnd 9: Change to White Yarn, [2 SC in next st, SC in next 2 sts] 2 times, change to black yarn, [2 SC in next st, SC in next 2 sts] 4 times. (24) Rnd 10: Change to White Yarn, [2 SC in next st, SC in next 3 sts] 2 times, change to black yarn, [ 2 SC in next st, SC in next 3 sts] 4 times. (30)
Embroider eyes and beak to face. Use video tutorial for visual instructions.
Turn inside out and cut/tie ends all together.
Rnds 11-14: Change to white yarn, SC in first 10 sts, Change to black yarn, SC in last 20 sts. (30) Rnd 15: Change to white yarn, [SC2TOG, SC in next 3 st] 2 times, change to black yarn, [SC2TOG, SC in next 3 sts] 4 times. (24) Rnd 16: Do not change color, just continue with black for the last rounds, [SC2TOG, SC in next 2 sts] 6 times. (18)
Stuff the penguin before closing up the piece.
Rnd 17: [SC2TOG, SC in next st] 6 times. (12) Rnd 18: [SC2TOG] 6 times. (6)
SC 1st and 4th sts together and fasten off.
Weave in ends.
Wings: Make 2
Work in Continuous Rounds and in the BLO
Ch 2 Rnd 1: 6 SC in 2nd ch from hook. (6) Rnd 2: SC in each st around. (6) Rnd 3: 2 SC in each st around. (12) Rnds 4-7: SC in each st around. (12)
Fasten off with long tail for sewing.
Sew wings to each side of Penguin ornament
Feet: Make 2
Ch 2 Row 1: 4 HDC in 2nd ch from hook. (4)
Fasten off with long tail for sewing.
Sew feet to bottom of Penguin Ornament
See video tutorial for visual instructions.
Add string/ribbon to make it an ornament
Weave in all ends.
This post contains affiliate links, which I may be compensated for when you make a purchase. That means if you click on any link and buy from the linked websites, I will receive a small percentage of the value of your order. The amount you pay is not changed. Thank you for all your support in clicking the links in my blog!! You all are so amazing!! ~Nadia