Create Magical Gifts with these 30 Crochet Unicorn Patterns

by craftyclub

It doesn’t take a magic wand to summon a unicorn, just a crochet hook. From My Little Pony to Harry Potter, unicorns are a magical creature that is beloved around the world. When it comes to crochet projects, they make for great fun to stitch together and come to life.

It doesn’t just have to be unicorn amigurumi. The magic of unicorns can shine through in many different crochet projects. Take a look at the top 30 unicorn crochet projects and find the one that’s right for you.

1. Rainbow Cuddles Unicorn Amigurumi

Rainbow Cuddles Unicorn Stuffed Animal
Rainbow Cuddles Unicorn Stuffed Animal (from One Dog Woof)

Intermediate

Unicorns are both strong and majestic, and cute and cuddly. This crochet pattern leans toward the second description, making it an undeniably cute project.

There are three main stitches involved: single crochet, single crochet two together, and half double crochet. You’ll also need to know how to make a magic ring, which the author also has her own instructions for.

2. Unicorn Crochet Plush Pattern

Easy Unicorn Crochet Pattern
Easy Unicorn Crochet Pattern (from Just a Little Crochet)

Easy

This unicorn crochet pattern is popular for being easy to understand, but that’s not the only reason to love it.

With its colorful spiral main and sweet loving eyes, this 8inch amigurumi will be a joy to make from start to finish. 

3. Jazzy the Unicorn

Jazzy the Unicorn Free Amigurumi Pattern
Jazzy the Unicorn Free Amigurumi Pattern (from Jess Huff)

Intermediate

Inspired by a newborn baby girl, this unicorn amigurumi makes the perfect cuddly friend to any baby.

There are a few more intermediate crochet stitches involved, like invisible decrease and two single crochet increase, so a little experience will be useful for taking on this project.

4. Big Plush Unicorn Crochet Pattern

Big Plush Unicorn Crochet Pattern
Big Plush Unicorn Crochet Pattern (from Tilly Some)

Easy

From the long curly locks to the pretty pop of stars, this unicorn amigurumi is a beautiful pattern.

Again, you will need to know how to do magic rings and to have a little experience with crochet, but the pattern makes it easy to follow along even if you’re just learning.

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5. Eunice the Unicorn Crochet Pattern

Free Crochet Unicorn Pattern – Eunice the Unicorn
Eunice the Unicorn (from The Loopy Lamb)

Intermediate

Looking for a tiny unicorn amigurumi? Eunice is the one for you! Her speckled coat adds an extra element of party flavor, but you could really whip her up in any color you’d like for an adorable amigurumi friend.

6. Ulyssa the Unicorn

Ulyssa the Unicorn
Ulyssa the Unicorn (from Hooked by Kati)

Advanced

Unicorns may be fantastical creatures, but they are based on very real ones. This crochet unicorn chooses to show this majestic beast much like the real-life horse that inspired her.

This is definitely a more advanced pattern, calling right side facing (RS) and wrong side facing (WS) stitching. For those who are experienced in the craft, this could be a very rewarding project.

7. Hug Me Unicorn Lovey

Hug Me Unicorn Lovey - Free Crochet Pattern
Hug Me Unicorn Lovey – Free Crochet Pattern (from Nicole Chase)

Whether it’s a gift for a baby or a decorative item, this hug me unicorn lovely is a beautiful amigurumi pattern to add to your collection.

It’s colorful in all the right ways and perfectly cuddly with the inclusion of unicorn arms above the blanket design.

8. Unicorn Amigurumi Crochet Doll Pattern

Unicorn Amigurumi Crochet Doll Pattern
Unicorn Amigurumi Crochet Doll Pattern (from My Girly Unicorn)

Intermediate

If you love a true baby-doll style amigurumi, you’ll love this unicorn pattern.

With floppy arms and legs and flowing hair, it’s perfectly cuddly and still endlessly adorable. It may be best-suited for intermediate crocheters, but the pattern includes extensive details and plenty of helpful pictures as a guide.

9. Cube Little Unicorn Amigurumi Pattern

Cube Little Unicorn Amigurumi Pattern
Cube Little Unicorn Amigurumi Pattern (from Crafty Bunny Bun)

Easy

Looking for a quick and easy unicorn amigurumi pattern? This is a must-try! This easy-to-do pattern starts with a magic ring and transforms into an adorable bite-sized unicorn amigurumi.

10. Confetti the Free Crochet Unicorn Pattern

Free Crochet Unicorn Pattern
Free Crochet Unicorn Pattern (from Lovey Dovey Yarns)

Easy

Sometimes, we just need a really good hug, and that’s what this unicorn crochet pattern delivers.

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It ditches the idea of an anatomical-shape and keeps it identifiable with the tell-tale unicorn horn and rainbow hair.

11. Cute Crochet Unicorn Amigurumi

Cute Crochet Unicorn Amigurumi PDF Free Pattern
Cute Crochet Unicorn Amigurumi (from Lovely Craft)

Intermediate

The only thing better than a crochet unicorn is one in a dress. This pattern delivers on both fronts and gives you a sweet little unicorn who’s dressed for any occasion. 

12. Charlotte the Unicorn Mini Crochet Amigurumi

Charlotte the unicorn crochet amigurumi pattern
Charlotte the unicorn (from MWM Designs Co)

Beginner

Many of these crochet unicorn patterns call for somewhat difficult stitches. Not this one. This amigurumi pattern is easy for beginners to follow along with, but the result is anything but simple.

13. Giant Unicorn Pouf

Free Crochet Unicorn pattern
Free Crochet Unicorn pattern (from Crochettherapy)

Beginner

Working in the rounds, you can whip up this big and cuddly unicorn pouf in a breeze. Instead of a doll-like plush, you get a big cuddly buddy.

The body is very simple to make, and there are a few simple additions, like rosy cheeks and the horn, that make it come to life.

14. Amigurumi Unicorn Doll

Amigurumi Unicorn Doll
Amigurumi Unicorn Doll (from Tarturumies)

Intermediate

For the unicorn lover in your life, try this unicorn doll amigurumi. It’s really a two-in-one project.

First you make the little girl with colorful hair and a unicorn hat. Then, you make the unicorn dolly that she holds. Both of these items are so adorable, any unicorn lover in your life will love it.

15. Tiny Unicorn Amigurumi

Free Crochet Unicorn Pattern
Free Crochet Unicorn Pattern (from Red Ted Art)

Beginner/Intermediate

If you’re just looking to create a little something, why not try this adorable little unicorn?

It’s an easy-to-do pattern and comes together very quickly with just a few pieces. What makes this one extra special is the addition of wings.

16. Unicorn Pillow Crochet Pattern

Unicorn Pillow / Amigurumi Crochet Pattern
Unicorn Pillow / Amigurumi Crochet Pattern (from M and M Crochet Store)

Beginner

Crochet projects take time and practice, and the best ones become beloved keepsakes. This stunning unicorn crochet pattern is one that is both a beautifully cuddly amigurumi and a timeless keepsake.

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Not only is it beautiful, but it’s body functions as a pillow, promising that no one will see this gift as a dust collector. The best thing is that these high-quality results only take beginner-level skills to achieve.

17. Ukie the Crochet Unicorn

Ukie the crochet unicorn
Ukie The Crochet Unicorn (from Chai Coffee Crochet)

Beginner

This is a great unicorn pattern for those who love to follow along with images. The step-by-step process is clearly illustrated and detailed, so you can enjoy the process without worrying about getting lost.

18. Crochet Confetti Sleepy Unicorn Amigurumi

Amigurumi Sleepy Unicorn
Amigurumi Sleepy Unicorn (from Crochet Confetti Shop)

Intermediate

The Crochet Confetti Shop has a reputation for beautiful dolls with easy-to-follow patterns. They delivered on this promise again with this sleepy unicorn amigurumi.

19. Sparkles the Unicorn Amigurumi Pattern

Sparkles the Unicorn Softie Pattern
Sparkles the Unicorn Softie Pattern (from Crochet.com)

Intermediate

“Be careful not to miss the first half of the first decrease – it’s easy to miss.” This is what the pattern tells us right away, giving you peace of mind that the full instructions are just as descriptive.

You’ll need to pay a bit of attention to detail as you work through this unicorn crochet pattern to get it just right. It’s the perfect pattern for lovers of amigurumi that sit upright.

20. Lovable Red Heart Crochet Unicorn

Red Heart Crochet Unicorn
Red Heart Crochet Unicorn (from Repeat Crafter Me)

Beginner

Red Heart Yarn is popular among crocheters, but anything you want to use will work for this amigurumi unicorn.

This pattern is actually based on another popular project, the squish-a-saurus. For lovers of cuddles and unicorns, it’s a must have.

21. Crochet Amigurumi Unicorn with Left and Right Handed

Crochet Amigurumi Unicorn with Left and Right Handed Video Tutorials
Crochet Amigurumi Unicorn with Left and Right Handed (from Marly Bird)

Beginner

This is an easy pattern that comes together quickly and adjusts to the needs of the crocheter.

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Whether you like reading patterns or watching tutorials, or are left or right handed, you’ll be well-guided as you make this beautiful crochet unicorn.

22. Lollipop Unicorn

Lollipop Unicorn
Lollipop Unicorn (from Aquariwool Crochet)

Beginner

For the girl who loves to accessorize, this is the perfect crochet unicorn pattern.

The cute standing character is pool-party ready with a rainbow innertube to match her magical mane. It may look like a designer toy, but it’s really easy to make on your own.

23. Ragdoll Unicorn Crochet Pattern

Ragdoll Unicorn Free Crochet Pattern
Ragdoll Unicorn Free Crochet Pattern (from Spin a Yarn Crochet)

Beginner

This crochet unicorn pattern adds a touch of old-fashioned charm to the art.

The ragdoll design is really easy to make and very inviting for beginners. Adding the yarn mane and horn help transform this geometric shape into a sassy unicorn.

24. Crochet Unicorn Baby Set

Free Crochet Pattern | Unicorn Baby Set
Free Crochet Pattern | Unicorn Baby Set (from Keep Calm and Crochet on UK)

Beginner

This crochet pattern is great whether you’re preparing for your own baby’s arrival or have a baby shower to attend.

The unicorn design shines through with colorful little horns, but the body is swapped out for favorite baby shapes, including a rattle and a teething ring.

25. Free Amigurumi Unicorn Pattern

Free Amigurumi Unicorn Pattern
Free Amigurumi Unicorn Pattern (from Cuddly Stitches Craft)

Intermediate

For a crochet unicorn pattern this cute, it’s hard to believe it’s free.

Although it’s a very classic design, it’s important that you have at least some experience with crochet to get it just right. Add the heart for a touch of love at the end, and of course don’t forget the flowing mane of curls!

26. Horse and Unicorn Bookmark Crochet Pattern

Horse and Unicorn Bookmark Crochet Pattern
Horse and Unicorn Bookmark Crochet Pattern (from Supergurumi)

Beginner

We love to see a crochet project that’s cute and useful, and this bookmark delivers.

Without the horn it’s just a horse, but with it and the colorful tail and mane, it transcends your reading experience to a magical level.

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27. Floral Unicorn Cupcake Crochet Pattern

Unicorn Floral Cupcake (Free Crochet Pattern)
Unicorn Floral Cupcake (from Sweet Softies)

Beginner

Quick, simple, and sweet, this crochet pattern has a unicorn vibe in the form of a small snack.

It’s a great addition to a gift or a nice little touch to a child’s room. It doesn’t have to be childish only – it can also be an accompaniment on your desk to remind you to believe in magic.

28. Emily the Unicorn

Emily the Unicorn
Emily the Unicorn (from Little Muggles)

Beginner/Intermediate

Emily the unicorn is a big project with lots of love. She stands about 12 inches tall (one foot), and has floppy arms and legs that are begging to be cuddled.

The process is very easy to follow, and surprisingly quick to make since it involves a lot of repetition. The one intermediate skill you’ll need is to learn to do an invisible color change.

29. Cute Unicorn Crochet Slippers

Cute Unicorn Crochet Slippers
Cute Unicorn Crochet Slippers (from Han Jan Crochet)

Beginner/Intermediate

Keep the magic alive on cold winter days with these crochet unicorn slippers.

This is a great chance to practice making crochet slippers, which is a very easy process. The amigurumi unicorn is attached at the end, and adds that magic look to an otherwise simple project.

30. How To Crochet A Unicorn Backpack

How To Crochet A Unicorn Backpack
How To Crochet A Unicorn Backpack (from Love Life Yarn)

Beginner

For school books or life’s adventures, this crochet unicorn backpack is a great project for any child in your life. This project is super easy to make, but beware – once someone gets it, everyone will want their own!

Final Thoughts

Looking through these projects, it’s easy to see why the unicorn is so lovable. When it comes to creating your own, these patterns can all guide you but the end result is really up to you. Whether it’s colorful or monotone, there’s a unicorn crochet pattern to fit any style. 

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