Easy Crochet Spider Pattern

Get ready to spin some crochet magic with my Creepy Crochet Spider Pattern!

Whether you’re adding a spooky touch to your Halloween decorations or embracing your love for arachnids, this pattern will guide you through creating an amigurumi spider that’s both eerie and enchanting. The free crochet pattern is below.

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crochet spider pattern

CROCHET PATTERN INFORMATION

Skill Level

Advanced beginner

Project Materials

Pattern Notes

  • The beginning of each round starts with a chain which does not count as your first stitch. 
  • After each round, join your yarn to the first crochet stitch with a slip stitch.
  • Repeat instructions between asterisks (*) for the remainder of the round.

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  • dc = double crochet stitches
  • hdc = half double crochet stitches
  • dc2tog = double crochet decrease
  • st = stitch
  • sts = stitches
  • sl st = slip stitch
  • ch = chain
  • chs = chains
  • rnd = round
  • rnds = rounds
  • rem = remaining
  • ws = wrong side
  • rs = right side

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crochet spider pattern

CROCHET PATTERN INSTRUCTIONS

Spider Eyes

Start with black yarn.

Rnd 1: magic ring, ch 2, 6 hdc, join (6 stitches)

Switch to white yarn.

Rnd 2: ch 2, 2 hdc in each st, join (12 stitches)

Rnd 3: ch 2,*2 hdc, hdc in next st*, join (18 stitches)

Spider Body

Use black yarn.

Rnd 1: magic ring, ch 2, 10 dc, join (10 stitches)

Rnd 2: ch 2, 2 dc in each st, join (20 stitches)

Rnd 3: ch 2, *2 dc, dc in next st*, join (30 stitches)

Rnd 4: ch 2, *2 dc, dc in next 2 sts*, join (40 stitches)

Rnd 5: ch 2, *2 dc, dc in next 3 sts*, join (50 stitches)

Rnd 6: ch 2, dc in each st, join (50 stitches)

Rnd 7: ch 2, dc in each st, join (50 stitches)

Stop to sew eyes onto front of spider body.

crochet spider pattern

Rnd 8: ch 2, *dc2tog, dc in next 3 sts*, join (40 stitches)

Rnd 9: ch 2, *dc2tog, dc in next 2 sts*, join (30 stitches)

Rnd 10: ch 2, *dc2tog, dc in next st*, join (20 stitches)

Rnd 11: ch 2, *dc2tog*, join and finish off leaving a long tail to sew shut. (10 stitches)

Fill the spider with polyfill and then sew it closed. Weave in your ends.

crochet spider pattern

Spider Legs

Make 8

Use black yarn.

Rnd 1: magic ring, ch 2, 6 hdc, join (6 stitches)

Rnds 2- 12: ch 2, hdc in each st, join (6 stitches)

Sew each leg shut and then sew onto sides of spider body as seen in picture.

crochet spider pattern
crochet spider pattern