ch = chain
sl st= slip stitch
st = stitch
sc = single crochet
Sk = skip stitch
inc = single crochet increase
Fo = fasten off
dec = sc decrease / sc2tog / 2 sc together
hdc = half double crochet
dc = Double Crochet
dc-inc = double crochet increase
Tc = triple crochet
Most projects require
Stitch markers
Yarn needle
Fiberfill Stuffing
Stuffing tool (chopstick or pencil)
Glue gun (optional)
Safety eyes/Brads

Pencil Holder

Crochet pattern by Ninian, my sister :)


  • Caron Simply Soft Yarn - Worsted weight 4 Acrylic
  • 4.00 mm size hook
  • Yarn needle
BPDC - back post double crochet
FPDC - front post double crochet
  1. 10 hdc in a magic circle [10]
  2. 2 hdc in each st, sl st to join [20]
  3. [1 hdc, inc] around, sl st to join [30]
  4. [2 hdc, inc] around, sl st to join [40]
  5. [3 hdc, inc] around, sl st to join [50]
  6. Ch 2 (not a st), [dc] around [50]
  7. Ch 1 (not a st), [bpdc, fpdc] until end, sl st to end [50]
  8. Repeat R7 until desired height is achieved, fo and weave in ends


This pattern was written by my sister, I am more experienced with amigurumi but I will try my best to help if you have any questions! Tag me in your makes on instagram~ I LOVE seeing them in action