Sparkle the Crochet Unicorn by Megan Kreiner

Sparkle the Crochet Unicorn

August 2023
both are used in this pattern
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
9.0 mm (M/N)
20 inches tall
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This pattern is available for free.

Introducing Sparkle, a beacon of magic in the world of amigurumi. Standing at an impressive 20 inches, this enchanting crochet unicorn is as much a work of art as it is a cuddly companion. Crafted with vibrant bulky weight yarn, her radiant colors are sure to brighten both rooms and moods.

What sets Sparkle apart is her unique ability to proudly stand on all four legs, making her not just a playmate but also a statement piece. Her mane and tail are a cascade of delightful curls, adding a whimsical touch and a hint of realism to her design. Beyond her aesthetic allure, Sparkle’s plush size makes her the ultimate snuggle buddy, perfect for those heartfelt hugs by both the young and the young-at-heart.

Whether you’re searching for that special gift or simply looking to add a touch of magic to your own collection, Sparkle the Unicorn promises to sprinkle enchantment wherever she goes. Dive into a fantastical world where crochet meets imagination, and let Sparkle be your guide.

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Sparkle the Crochet Unicorn Details

Designed by Megan Kreiner for

Adventurous Beginner

Finished Measurements
Unicorn is 24” 61 cm body circumference by 20” 51 cm tall.

7 sc x 8 rounds = 4” 10 cm x 4” 10 cm; use any size hook to obtain the gauge.

Bernat, Baby Blanket Sparkle (100% polyester, 220 yds / 201 m, 10.5 oz/ 300 g, CYCA# 6 super bulky)
Color A: #71001 Moonlight Sparkle, 2 balls
Color B: #71008 Golden Sparkle, 1 ball
Color C: #71003 Sunshine Sparkle, 50 g
Color D: #71010 Seaside Sparkle, 50 g
Color E: #71009 Freesia Sparkle, 50g
Color F: #71011 Limeade Sparkle, 50 g
Color G: #71006 Hot Pink Sparkle, 50 g

Patons, Kroy Socks Yarn (75% washable wool/ 25% nylon, 166 yds / 152 m, 1.75 oz / 50 g, CYCA# 1 super fine)
Color H: #55008 Muslin, 10g
Color I: #55040 Coal, 10 g
Color J: #55741 Plum, 20 g

N/13 9.0 mm or hook needed for gauge
F/5 3.75 mm

Stitch Markers
Tapestry Needle
Optional: 6” x 6” 15 cm x 15 cm piece of cardboard (see notes)
Optional: Sharp upholstery needle for shaping