If you’re looking for the cutest, cuddliest way to bring a smile to your face and some snuggly warmth to your heart, then look no further!
With this list of 30 free crochet bear patterns, you can create an adorable array of teddy bears for yourself or a loved one.
Whether you’re new to crocheting or experienced in the craft, these patterns have something for everyone – so let’s find you the perfect pattern today and get started!
1. The Sailor Bear
Learn how to crochet an adorable Sailor Bear with Elisa’s free pattern! Perfect for any project, this crochet pattern is easy to follow and will provide hours of fun for both beginners and experts alike.
With detailed instructions and great photos, you’ll be able to recreate this cute and cuddly character in no time. So grab your yarn and needles, and start stitching away with the Sailor Bear Free Crochet Pattern from Elisa’s Crochet!
2. Cinnamon The Grizzly Bear
Make your snuggly companion with Off the Beaten Hook’s Cinnamon The Grizzly Bear free crochet pattern!
This fun and furry creature is sure to bring a smile to anyone’s face. With detailed instructions and colourful images, you’ll be able to create a huggable bear in no time. Whether you’re an experienced crocheter or just getting started, this pattern is easy to follow and sure to provide hours of enjoyment.
You will need four yarn colours for this one and when finished your cute little friend will sit a proud 10″ tall!
3. Crochet Teddy Bear With a Cute Blue Sweater
Bring your custom teddy bear to life with Lelia Crocheting’s Crochet Teddy Bear in a Blue Sweater pattern!
This crochet pattern is a great way to learn the basics of crocheting while creating a snuggly friend. With its detailed instructions and colourful photos, you’ll be able to craft an unforgettable teddy bear that everyone will love.
For this pattern, make sure you have a 2.25 mm hook on hand, as well as some yarn and stuffing materials. So grab your supplies and start stitching away!
4. Small Long-Legged Teddy Bear
The small long legged teddy bear from Kristi Tullus is a great pattern for beginners. It uses just one yarn colour for the legs, arms and body and some white yarn for the nose area.
You will need a 2.5mm hook, some safety eyes plus white and dark brown yarn to complete this pattern. It’s easy to finish off with the photo tutorial included in the pattern and when you’re done your bear will be ready to cuddle!
So why not give it a try today?
5. Free Crochet Bear Pattern
This simple and completely free bear pattern from Cuddly Stitches Craft is sure to be a hit with the little ones.
With just a couple of colours of yarn, you can create an adorably cuddly teddy bear in no time. All you need is some stuffing and safety eyes to complete the pattern so grab your materials and get started!
The great thing about this pattern is that it’s perfect for both beginners and more experienced crocheters alike, so you can get the whole family involved in making a new best friend.
6. Theodore Bear
Theodore the bear is exactly what you picture when you think of a classic teddy bear!
With this free crochet pattern from Premier Yarns, you can make your own version of everyone’s favourite fuzzy friend. Add the classic bowtie and Theodore is sure to become an instant hit with children everywhere.
With a few simple materials, including yarn and stuffing, you’ll have a cuddly new pal in no time.
7. Fluffle the Crochet Bear
This bear is one of our personal favourites. The pattern calls for the use of fluffy yarn which can be a little tricky to work with if you haven’t used it before, but it’s definitely worth taking the time to learn as this project is absolutely adorable.
With the help of detailed instructions and photos, you’ll be able to make this sweet friend in no time at all. So grab your fuzzy yarn, needles and stuffing materials and get started on crafting your own Fluffle!
8. Crochet Bear Blanket Rug
If you’re looking for something a little different then this one is the top pick for you!
With The Make & Do Crew Crochet Bear Blanket Rug pattern you’ll be able to create an incredibly unique and huggable blanket or rug. This project is a bit more detailed than some of the others, but it’s definitely worth the extra effort!
Once you’ve put in the hard work and finished off this bear shaped blanket, it’s sure to be the centre of attention in your home. So if you’re feeling up for a more difficult challenge then this one is perfect for you!
9. The Big Black Bear Amigurumi Pattern
The big black bear stands an impressive 11″ tall once finished and this pattern is very well written so can be attempted by even the most novice of crocheters.
There’s nothing quite like this stuffed bear and you’ll only need a few materials, including some black and yellow yarn as well as stuffing, to make your own!
With plenty of photos and clear instructions included in the pattern, you’re sure to have an unforgettable amigurumi project when you’re done.
10. Tiny Teddy Amigurumi
This one is the opposite of the normal big teddy bear he is mini which makes him all the more cute!
The Tiny Teddy Pattern from Sweet Softies is perfect for using up the yarn from your bigger projects or for using when you don’t have the time to crochet a large stuffed bear.
It’s also a great project for beginners as it’s very simple and easy to follow, so why not give it a try?
11. Free Crochet Bear Ornament Pattern
This crochet bear ornament is perfect for hanging on a string with all your other mini amigurumi characters!
The pattern from Grace and Yarn is perfect for a quick project and only requires two to three colours of yarn to make. This mini bear will be the star of your Christmas tree when you hang it up with all the other festive decorations!
So grab your needles, yarn and stuffing materials and get started crocheting this adorable ornament today.
12. Waffle the Chubby Bear
If you haven’t seen these chubby crochet bears before, you’re sure to fall in love as soon as you take a look at this pattern.
Waffle the Chubby Bear from Little World of Whimsy is made with a special stitch to give it that extra chunky look and feel. He’s sure to be popular with kids and adults alike, so why not make one?
With just a few materials you’ll have this cuddly friend finished in no time at all, and ready to gift to the little ones in your life!
13. Boucle Bear & Bunny
With the Boucle Bear & Bunny from All About Ami you get too super easy to follow very well written patterns for free!
This bear and bunny crochet pattern is perfect to give as gifts to brothers and sisters or best friends. With just a few materials you’ll be able to have this pair of cute creatures finished in no time.
14. Crochet Polar Bear Applique
This polar bear applique looks great when sown onto blankets or pillows or even displayed on a little one’s bedroom wall!
It’s super easy to make and very beginner friendly you will need just three yarn colours and a size 4 hook to complete this cute project.
Why not make one for a special friend or family member?
15. Paddington Bear
You can’t find a better paddington bear pattern than this anywhere on the web! And the best bit? It’s completely free!
Make your very own version of this super popular character by following the great pattern from Ravelry. With just a few different yarn colours and a 3mm hook you will have your very own paddington in no time at all!
16. Crochet Teddy Bear
This simple teddy bear pattern is the perfect blank canvas! Add your own colours and accessories to make him unique! Y
ou will need two colours of your chosen chunky yarn and a 5mm crochet hook to give this one a shot. He sits 12″ tall when finished and looks great displayed on shelves or even on a bedside table!
17. Amigurumi Plush Bear Pattern
Create your very own hand size plush amigurumi bear with this great free pattern from Little Love Everyday this super cute bear comes complete with scarf and accessories.
You will need a few yarn colours and he is made using blanket yarn which is a little different from the commonly used DK weight yarn. I
f you’re an intermediate level chrochetter looking for you next challenge give this one a shot!
18. Happy Bears Amigurumi
The happy bears from Stringy Ding Ding are sure to bring a smile to the faces of anyone you give them too and have a space on the tummy where you can add any applique you like making them even more of a personalised bear!
To make the happy bears you will need a 4 mm crochet hook, your chosen colours of yarn and a few other basic supplies to give the pattern a look to find out more.
19. Oliver the Bear
Oliver the bear is a really unique pattern with his long body and chunky scarf, you won’t see many other crocheted bears that look as cute as this one!
The pattern from Stuffed Hearts is well written and perfect for beginners! If you’re looking for your next quick and easy crochet project give this one a go!
20. Free Crochet Teddy In Dungarees
The very popular website among the crochet community that came up with this great pattern is Gathered.
They have hundreds of completely free patterns so it’s a great place for any chrochetter as all of them are made to a very high quality and suitable for all skill levels.
Their teddy bear pattern is no different. It has a detailed equipment list, yarn suggestions and lots of pictures so go check it out!
21. The Polar Bear Amigurumi
The Bear amigurumi pattern is a little different from the others on this list; he is not a teddy bear and is made in the style of an actual polar bear!
Perfect for the animal loving little ones in your family! To make this pattern you will need a size 3mm hook and 2 colours of DK weight yarn as well as a pair of small safety eyes and a little black yarn for the nose.
22. Ben The Crochet Teddy Bear
Ben is a super cute crocheted bear that is sure to be loved by both kids and adults alike!
He stands 12 inches tall when completed and wears a great scarf. If you have some DK weight yarn and a 4mm crochet hook lying around then you’re ready to give Ben a go!
23. Simon The Bear
Simon the bear from Ravelry is a great project for chrochetteres of any skill level, there is a really great video tutorial with this pattern so if you like to watch someone make the project before you attempt it yourself then give Simon the bear a shot!
To make Simon you will need a 3.5mm hook and any yarn you choose!
24. Bernadette the Bear Amigurumi Crochet Pattern
Brendette the bear is just too cute with her matching accessories including a yellow dress and hat she is sure to be a crowd pleaser at any craft fairs or events!
The pattern from Ollie+Holly is easy to follow and contains helpful images so even a beginner could attempt this one as their very first crochet project!
25. Crochet Ragdoll Bear
The ragdoll bears you can make using the completely free pattern from Left in Knots are so adorable, everyone loves them!
To make your own you will need some 4mm crochet hooks as well as DK weight yarn and something to stuff him with a pair of safety eyes is recommended but you can always use some black yarn to make the eyes if you prefer.
26. Freddy The Teddy
Make your own cuddly companion with Cute & Cozy Crochet’s Freddy The Teddy pattern!
This fun and playful teddy bear is sure to bring a smile to anyone’s face. With detailed instructions and colourful images, you’ll be able to create an irresistible friend in no time – complete with his green button-up shirt.
Whether you’re an experienced crocheter or just getting started, this pattern is easy to follow and sure to provide hours of enjoyment. So grab your yarn, needles, and hook, and start stitching away with the adorable Freddy The Teddy pattern from Cute & Cozy Crochet!
27. Bax The Crochet Christmas Bear
Create the perfect Christmas gift with Chai Coffee Crochet’s Bax the Crochet Christmas Bear pattern!
With its crisp, festive colours and detailed instructions, this pattern provides a simple, enjoyable way to learn how to crochet.
Plus, the best part is that anyone can make it! From beginners to experienced crocheters. The finished product makes for an unforgettable gift that will warm hearts for years to come.
28. Fluffy Crochet Bear Amigurumi Pattern
Although this great pattern from Craft Passion isn’t the easiest on this list and will require a good knowledge of crochet techniques the result is stunning and well worth the time and effort!
To make this super cute fluffy bear you will need your trusty 4mm hook and some fluffy yarn of your choosing in a couple of colours.
29. Peppermint The Polar Bear Pattern
Peppermint the polar bear looks so professional one finished no one could possibly tell she was made from crochet.
You will require a good crochet knowledge and some special yarns to achieve this perfect end result, but it’s definitely worth it!
The pattern from Crystalized Designs is easy to follow and can be adapted, play around with the colours and make a truly unique project today!
30. Crochet Bear Pumpkin
Add a touch of autumnal charm to your home decor with Winding Road Crochet’s Crochet Bear Pumpkin Pattern!
This fun and festive pattern will help you craft the perfect pumpkin-style design that looks just like a cute teddy bear in the style of a pumpkin! With easy-to-follow instructions and beautiful pictures, even beginners can make this adorable decoration.
No matter what your skill level or style, there is a bear crochet pattern for you! With 30 free patterns to choose from, the possibilities are endless.
From traditional bears perfect for beginners to more complicated designs that even experienced crocheters can enjoy! These incredible patterns will be sure to keep your hooks and needles occupied and add an extra special touch to any creation.