unicorn tail crochet pattern

Unicorn Tail

Unicorn Tail

OCTOBER 16, 2018

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

This unicorn tail would be perfect as part of a Halloween costume or for playing dress up. It is quick and super easy to make. The pattern for the waist can be adjusted to fit any waist size and I show you two different ways to make the actual yarn tail (straight or spiral). I hope you like my pattern!

Materials

- I 5.5 mm crochet hook (I love these Clover hooks!)

-K 6.5 mm crochet hook

-Super bulky weight (#6) yarn in white

-Worsted weight (#4) yarn in light pinklight purplebluegreen & yellow

-Tapestry needles

Finished Sizes

Child Small (3/4)
Fits up to 21.5 inch waist circumference

Child Medium (5/6)
Fits up to 22.5 inch waist circumference

Child Large (7/8)
Fits up to 23.5 inch waist circumference

Youth Small (10/12)
Fits up to 25 inch waist circumference

Youth Medium (14) | Woman Small
Fits up to 26.5 inch waist circumference

Youth Large (16)
Fits up to 27.5 inch waist circumference

Woman Medium | Man Small
Fits up to 34 inch waist circumference

Woman Large | Man Medium
Fits up to 34 inch waist circumference

Man Large
Fits up to 38 inch waist circumference

Custom
Instructions included to adapt pattern for any waist size

Gauge

10 dc stitches= 4 inches & 4 rows dc= just under 2.5 inches

Notes

-You are crocheting in the round, top down.

-The ch 2 at the beginning of each round does not count as a dc.

CLICK HERE to watch my Unicorn Tail Tutorial
unicorn tail crochet pattern tutorial

Pattern

K 6.5 mm crochet hook and super bulky weight (#6) yarn in white

Round 1

If you don't know how to make a chainless foundation, you can follow my YouTube tutorial where I show you how to do this, or, you can simply chain the same amount as instructed for the size you need, join your chain in the round, ch 2 and dc once in each chain.

Child Small: Chainless foundation 54 dc, join in the round

Child Medium: Chainless foundation 56 dc, join in the round

Child Large: Chainless foundation 59 dc, join in the round

Youth Small: Chainless foundation 63 dc, join in the round

Youth Medium | Woman Small: Chainless foundation 66 dc, join in the round

Youth Large: Chainless foundation 69 dc, join in the round

Woman Medium | Man Small: Chainless foundation 75 dc, join in the round

Woman Large | Man Medium: Chainless foundation 85 dc, join in the round

Man Large: Chainless foundation 95 dc, join in the round

Custom: waist measurement in inches multiplied by 2.5 = number of chainless foundation dc, join in the round

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

Rounds 2-4

All Sizes: ch 2, dc in each st, join (finish off and weave in ends after round 4)

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

Straight Tail

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

Cut six 30 inch long strands of each color yarn.

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

Fold yarn in half and lay on table.

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

Lay a scrap piece of thick white yarn over the folded area.

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

Bring your yarn ends OVER the white yarn and through the folded area.

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

Pull yarn ends tight until the knot looks neat and tidy.

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

Use tapestry needles to attach to the back of the waist band.

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

Tie off and weave in your ends on the inside of the waistband.

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

Trim ends to make them even.

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

Spiral Tail

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

 I 5.5 mm crochet hook  and yarn in light pinklight purplebluegreen & yellow

Make one in each color:

Chain 60, dc in 3rd ch from the hook, 2 dc in each rem, ch, finish off.

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

Tie yarn ends together.

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

Use a tapestry needle to attach each spiral to the back of the waist band.

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

Tie off and weave in your ends on the inside of the waistband.

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

free unicorn tail crochet pattern

I hope you like my pattern. Please tag me on Instagram lovable_loops if you make your own!

If you love unicorns as much as I do, check out my other Unicorn Patterns:

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Unicorn Hooded Cowl

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Unicorn Graphgan

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Unicorn Dress

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Unicorn Purse

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Unicorn Hat

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All pictures and patterns are copyright to Melissa Hassler. You have my permission to make and sell products from my patterns but please link back to this post. You may not copy and post this pattern and claim it as your own. You may not re-publish photos and claim them as your own.

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