If you like fruits, we encourage you to not hesitate and make this cute peach since it’s designed so that it can be done by both a beginner and the most advanced of crocheters.
Crochet your own cute little peach! This free pattern includes step-by-step instructions and a list of materials needed to finish this cute fruit.
This tutorial includes how to make the peach body in a spherical shape, also, contains how to make a peach shaping then how to make the stalk, and leaf, and how to embroider face details.
Let’s get started!
Pattern by: CatKnit
- Color A: Rico Ricorumi DK – Apricot
- Color B: Rico Ricorumi DK – Chocolate
- Color C: Rico Ricorumi DK – Pistachio
- Color D: Rico Ricorumi DK – Black
- Color E: Rico Ricorumi DK – White
- Color F: Rico Ricorumi DK – Rose
- Crochet hook 2.5mm
- 8mm safety eyes
- Toy stuffing
Mr – magic ring
Ch – chain
Sl st – slip stith
Sc – single crochet
Inc – increase
Dec – decrease
FLO – front loop only
Inv.dec – invisible decrease
Round 1: using color A. work 6 sc in magic ring (6)
Round 2: Inc in each st (12)
Round 3: (1 sc, inc) * 6 (18)
Round 4: (2 sc, inc) * 6 (24)
Round 5: (3 sc, inc) * 6 (30)
Round 6: (4 sc, inc) * 6 (36)
Round 7: (5 sc. inc) * 6 (42)
Round 8: (6 sc. inc) * 6 (48)
Round 9: (7 sc, inc) * 6 (54)
Round 10: (8 sc, inc) * 6 (60)
Round 11-20: sc in each st
Add the safety eyes between row 15 and 16 with 6 sts in between.
Round 21: (8 sc, 1 inv.dec) * 6 (54)
Round 22: (7 sc. 1 inv.dec) * 6 (48)
Round 23: (6 sc. 1 inv.dec) * 6 (42)
Round 24: (5 sc, 1 inv.dec) * 6 (36)
Round 25: (4 sc. 1 inv.dec) * 6 (30)
Start stuffing the peah firmly.
Round 26: (3 sc, 1 inv.dec) * 6 (24)
Round 27: (2 sc, 1 inv.dec) * 6 (18)
Top up the stuffing.
Round 28: (1 sc, 1 inv.dec) * 6 (12)
Round 29: (inv.dec) * 6 (6)
Fasten off and sew across the last sts to close.
Create the dent on the right side of the peach, about 6 sts away from the right eye.
Using a long tail of color A, long enough to go from top of the peach to the bottom and up again, fasten the tail at the top. Make a long stitch to the bottom, pulling hard to create a dent and fasten. Using the same bit of thread, go over the same stitch again up to the top and fasten.
Using color B, ch 6. sc 5 starting in the second ch from hook.
Fasten off leaving a long tail for attaching the stalk to the peach. Attach the stalk to the top, slightly further forward than the top middle to make room for the leaf behind.
Round 1: Using color C, ch 9, sc 8 starting in the second ch from the hook, sc 8 on the other side of the chain (16)
Round 2: (sc 1, hdc 2, dc 2, hdc 2, sc 1) * 2 (16)
Fasten off leaving a long tail for attaching the leaf to the peach.
Attach the leaf just behind the stalk on the top.
Mouth: using color D, make a diagonal stitch up across row 12, 2 sts wide, with the bottom of the st aligning with the middle of the eye.
Eyebrows: using color D, make a diagonal st downwards across row 19, 2 sts wide, with the top of the st aligning with the outer corner of the eye.
Cheeks: using color F, make a diagonal st upward in row 14, 1 st wide, 1 st away from the outer corner of the eye, go over the same st 5 times.
Eyes: using color E, make a stitch around the outer corner of each eye.