Crochet Chick Applique Pattern + Video Tutorial

Introducing my Crochet Chick Pattern – your next crafty adventure in adorableness! This crochet pattern offers endless possibilities as an adorable appliqué.

Whether adorning baby blankets, Easter-themed crafts, or simply adding a touch of cuteness to your crochet projects, these little chicks are sure to steal hearts.

Get ready to hatch some creative ideas with this fun and easy pattern! The free crochet pattern and video tutorial are below.

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Melissa Hassler holding her crochet chick pattern design

CROCHET PATTERN INFORMATION

Skill Level

Beginner. This crochet appliqué pattern uses basic stitches in basic form and in simple repeats in rounds or rows.

Crochet Project Materials

crochet chick pattern

Finished Size

My crochet chick pattern measured 5.25 inches long and 4.5 inches wide.

Crochet Gauge

Gauge is not important for this crochet pattern.

  • The head is worked in the round.
  • The body is worked in rows.
  • This crochet appliqué pattern starts with a magic circle.
  • The beginning of each round/row starts with a chain which does not count as your first stitch. 
  • Join in the round with a slip stitch to the first stitch made in that round. 
  • Repeat instructions between asterisks (*) for the remainder of the round.
  • dc = double crochet stitches
  • hdc = half double crochet stitches
  • sc = single crochet stitches
  • st = stitch
  • sts = stitches
  • sl st = slip stitch
  • ch = chain
  • chs = chains
  • rnd = round
  • rnds = rounds
  • rem = remaining
  • blo = back loop only
  • flo = front loop only
  • ws = wrong side
  • rs = right side

Etsy Shop

Many of my easy crochet patterns are also available as ad-free PDF patterns in my Etsy Shop.

Related Crochet Patterns

You may also like these other crochet patterns for free: Chick Hat, Chicken Hat, and Bunny Hat patterns. Also check out my bunny, peeps, egg, and frog appliqué crochet patterns.

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Melissa Hassler holding her crochet chick pattern design

CROCHET CHICK PATTERN INSTRUCTIONS

Crochet Chick Pattern

Chick Head

Rnd 1: Magic circle, ch 2, 8 hdc, join with sl st to the top of the first hdc (8 stitches)

Rnd 2: Ch 2, 2 hdc in each st, join (16 stitches)

Rnd 3: Ch 2, *2 hdc, hdc in next st*, join (24 stitches)

Rnd 4: Ch 2, *2 hdc, hdc in next 2 sts*, join (32 stitches)

crochet chick pattern

Chick Body

Begin row 5 where you left off at the end of round 4.

Row 5: Ch 2, 2 hdc in 5 sts, turn (10 stitches)

crochet chick pattern

Row 6: Ch 2, hdc in each st, turn (10 stitches)

Row 7: Ch 2, hdc in each st, turn (10 stitches)

Row 8: Ch 2, hdc2tog x 5, turn (5 stitches)

Row 9: Ch 2, hdc in each st, turn (5 stitches)

Row 10: Ch 2, hdc2tog, hdc, hdc2tog, turn (3 stitches)

Fasten off and weave in all of your ends.

crochet chick pattern
Stitch marker on “wrong side”

Chick Feet

You will be making the feet in the first and last stitches of row 10 of the chicken body.

Join your yarn. Ch 2, hdc, fasten off. Repeat for the other foot. Weave in all of your ends.

crochet chick pattern

Chick Wings

  • H/5 mm crochet hook
  • yellow yarn
  • For both wings to face the correct way, you will need to make one wing with the right side of your work facing you and make the other wing with the wrong side of your work facing you.

On the right side of your work, join your yarn to the second row of the chicken body.

Row 1: Ch 6, sc in the 2nd ch from hook, and in the rem chs work: hdc, hdc, dc, dc, join to the first row of the chicken body.

Repeat with the other side of your work facing you. Fasten off and weave in your ends.

crochet chick pattern
crochet chick pattern
crochet chick pattern

Chick Eyes & Beak Instructions

Use black and orange yarn to stitch eyes and a beak onto the head.

crochet chick pattern

Chick Hair Curl

Join your yarn to the centermost stitch at the top of the head.

Row 1: Ch 4, 3 sc in the 2nd ch from the hook and in each rem ch, join to the same st, (9 stitches)

crochet chick pattern

Chick Bow

Ch 4, in the 4th ch from the hook work: dc, dc, ch 3, join the ch 3 with a sl st, repeat to make the other half of the bow.

Fasten off leaving a long yarn tail and wrap the tail around the center of the bow.

Sew your bow to your chick. I used mine as a bow tie and a hair bow.

crochet chick pattern
crochet chick pattern
crochet chick pattern
crochet chick pattern
crochet chick pattern

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