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This Bat applique would be perfect for your handmade Halloween costume, as a home decoration, or as embellishment for your clothing! I used this applique in this cool crochet Halloween bunting.
You can use different yarns and hook sizes to obtain different sizes for this crochet Bat applique. As an example, I made my Bat applique in two sizes – Small and Large.
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Crochet Bat Applique – Free Crochet Pattern
The pattern for this Bat applique is also available as a print-friendly, styled, and advertisement-free PDF file. You can get it from my Etsy Shop.
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(See a list of crochet abbreviations used in patterns by yarn industry designers and publishers HERE)
Ch – chain
DC – double crochet
DC2tog – double crochet two stitches together
DC3tog – double crochet three stitches together
HDC – half double crochet
HDC2tog – half double crochet two stitches together
Rnd – round
SC- single crochet
Sl St – slip stitch
St (Sts) – stitch (stitches)
Small Bat is about 3.5” (9 cm) wide.
Large Bat is about 6” (15 cm) wide.
Copyright: This pattern is an original design by GoldenLucyCrafts. You may not copy, rewrite, redistribute or resell this pattern in any form, this includes making video tutorials. You may not translate this pattern to another language and publish the pattern or any parts of it.
To make this Bat applique, you will need to crochet the head, wings, and then sew them together.
Make a magic ring,
Rnd 1. Ch 3, 11 DC in the ring, join with Sl St,
Rnd 2. *Ch 3, Sl St in 2nd Ch, SC in next Ch, Sl St in next St of the Head*, Sl St in next 2 Sts, repeat from * to * one more time.
Row 1. HDC in 2nd Ch from the hook and in next 2 Chs, HDC2tog, HDC in next Ch, HDC2tog, HDC in each of next 4 Chs, 3 HDC in next Ch,
HDC in each of next 4 Chs, HDC2tog, HDC in next Ch, HDC2tog, HDC in each of next 3 Chs. Total – 23 Sts. Turn.
Row 2. Ch 1 (doesn’t count as a St), SC in first St and in next 10 Sts, 2 SC in next St, SC in next 11 Sts. Total – 24 Sts. Turn.
Row 3. Ch 2 (doesn’t count as a St), DC2tog (over 2nd and 3rd Sts), HDC in next St, SC in next 2 Sts, HDC in next St, DC2tog, HDC into same St where last DC was worked in, Sl St in next St,
SC in next St, HDC in next St, DC2tog into same St and next St, HDC into same St where last DC was worked in, SC in next St, Sl St in next St,
HDC in next St, DC2tog into same St and next St, HDC in next St, SC in next 2 Sts, HDC in next St, DC3tog. Total – 21 Sts. Turn.
Row 4. Ch 2, SC in 2nd Ch from the hook, SC in top of next 5 Sts, Ch 2, SC in 2nd Ch, SC into same St where last SC was made, SC in next 4 Sts,
DC2tog over next 2 Sts, Ch 3, SC into same St where last DC of DC2tog was made, SC in next 4 Sts, Ch 2, SC in 2nd Ch, SC into same St where last SC was made,
SC in each of next 5 Sts, Ch 2, SC in 2nd Ch, SC in same St where last SC was made, Sl St in next St.
Sew Head to the Wings. Block and shape your crochet Bats as necessary. Attach eyes.
I hope you enjoyed this crochet Bat applique pattern!