Sleepy Gnome

Sleepy Gnome

Crochet gnome Beginner


Any Weight 4 Yarn in colours

  • Light beige
  • blue
  • white
  • fuzzy white

3.5mm hook
Tapestry Needle


Height: 4.5 inches
Width: 4.5 inches
Depth: 3 inches


US Crochet Terms

  • Single Crochet (sc)
  • Magic Ring (MR)
  • Increase (inc)
  • Stitch(es) (st or sts)
  • Decrease (dec)

About The Pattern

The pattern is worked in continuous rounds.
Their is NO turning chains at the beginning of any rows.

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Using a light beige

Row 1. 6sc into MR          (6sts)
Row 2. 6inc                    (12sts)
Row 3. 12 sc                   (12sts)
Row 4. (sc, inc)x6rep       (18sts)
Rows 5-6. 18sc                (18sts)
Row 7. (sc, dec)x6rep       (12sts)
Row 8. 6dec                    (6sts)

Fasten off, cut long tail, stuff nose.

Hands and Arms

Make 2. Starting with a light beige

Row 1. 6sc into MR            (6sts)
Row 2. 6inc                       (12sts)
Rows 3-5. 12sc                  (12sts)
Row 6. (sc, dec)x4rep         (8sts)
*Switch to blue yarn*
Row 7. (sc, inc)x4             (12sts)
Rows 8-16. 12sc                (12sts)
Row 17. 6dec                     (6sts)
*Stuff palm only*
Row 18. Fold arms in half and 3sc through both loops (3sts)

Fasten off, cut short tail.


Using blue yarn

Row 1. 6sc into MR     (6sts)
Row 2. 6inc                (12sts)
Row 3. (sc, inc)x6rep   (18sts)
Row 4. (2sc, inc)x6rep (24sts)
Row 5. (3sc, inc)x6rep (30sts)
Row 6. (4sc, inc)x6rep (36sts)
Row 7. (5sc, inc)x6rep (42sts)
Rows 8-22. 42sc         (42sts)

*Attaching Arms*

Row 23. 9sc, 3sc attaching the first arm, 19sc, 3sc attaching the second arm, 8sc      (42sts)
Row 24. (5sc, dec)x6rep (36sts)
Row 25. 36sc (36sts)
Row 26. (4sc, dec)x6rep (30sts)
Row 27. (3sc, dec)x6rep (24sts)
Row 28. (2sc, dec)x6rep (18sts)

*Stuff Body*

Row 29. (sc, dec)x6rep   (12sts)
Row 30. 6dec                (6sts)

Gnome Body
Attaching Arms


Using fuzzy white yarn

Row 1. 6sc into MR            (6sts)
Row 2. 6inc                      (12sts)
Row 3. (sc, inc)x6rep         (18sts)
Row 4. (2sc, inc)x6rep       (24 sts)
Rows 5-6. 24sc                 (24sts)
Row 7. (2sc, dec)x6rep       (18sts)
Row 8. (sc, dec)x6rep        (12sts)
Row 9. 6dec                      (6sts)
*switch to blue yarn*
Row 10. 6sc                       (6sts)
*Stuff white ball*
Row 11. 6inc                      (12sts)
Rows 12-14. 12sc                (12sts)
Row 15. (sc, inc)x6rep        (18sts)
Rows 16-18. 18sc                (18sts)
Row 19. (2sc, inc)x6rep      (24sts)
Rows 20-21. 24sc              (24sts)
Row 22. (3sc, inc)x6rep      (30sts)
Rows 23-25. 30sc              (30sts)
Row 26. (4sc, inc)x6rep      (36sts)
Rows 27-30. 36sc              (36sts)
Row 31. (5sc, inc)x6rep      (42sts)
Rows 32-37. 42sc              (42sts)
Row 38. (6sc, inc)x6rep      (48sts)
Rows 39-44. 48sc              (48sts)
Row 45. (7sc, inc)x6rep      (54sts)
*Switch to fuzzy white*
Row 46. (8sc, inc)x6rep      (60sts)
Row 47. 60sc, slst into first st  (61sts)

Fasten off and sew to body. Do NOT stuff hat.


Beard Base

  • Chain 16, 15sc starting in the 2nd chain from the hook. Fasten off, cut long yarn for sewing.
  • Or, if you know how to do a foundation chain, make 15 foundation single crochets. Fasten off, cut long yarn for sewing. 

Beard Strands

  • Cut 15 long strands of yarn, about 11cm (5 inches)
  • Fold a strand in half and slst it onto the beard base.
  • Repeat until all yarn strands are attached to the beard base.

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