Amigurumi Cupcake

About This Pattern

It's impossible to say "no" to a cupcake - especially when these adorable sweets come with a 100 percent guilt free guarantee! This simple pattern is a great way to get started with amigurumi because it uses basic shaping and can be customized over and over again. Before you know it, you'll be making these cuddly cupcakes for baby showers, office gifts, friends who could use a pick-me-up, and more. So let's get to baking... eh-hem, I mean crocheting shall we?

Skill Level: Beginner
Stitches Used: Chain Stitch (CH), Single Crochet (SC),  Half Double Crochet (HDC), Double Crochet (DC), Triple Crochet (TR), Single Crochet Decrease (DECR)
Size: 3 inches (8 cm)

Hook: US Size E (hook conversion)
Yarn: Knit Picks Brava Sport (however, this pattern is so versatile that you can use just about any yarn -- adjust hook as needed)
Other Materials: Fiber fill, 9mm eyes, yarn needle, stitch marker.

* Free pattern download hosted by KnitPicks.com.


  1. Thanks for the pattern, its super cute. Im actually trying to finish your fingermonster pattern right now on the sly as a valentines day gift for my husband. I had problems trying to download this cupcake pattern, when i click the button it just shows the button, am I doing something wrong?


  2. Oopsie! I hit the "Publish" button on this one before I finished the links! Try it now -- and thanks!