This cute little crochet Easter Bunny Applique will be perfect as Easter decoration for kid’s clothes, blankets, kitchen towels, picture frames or for scrapbooking! You can also use it to embellish handmade cards. I used these appliques in my crochet Easter Tree wall art.
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If you are looking for more Easter crochet patterns and ideas, check out these patterns on the Etsy website!
Easter Bunny Applique – Free Crochet Pattern
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Ch – chain
DC – double crochet
DTR – double treble crochet
SC – single crochet
Sl St – slip stitch
St(s) – stitch(es)
TR – treble crochet
For the body:
Crochet cotton threads size 10
Crochet hook 1.8 mm
For the tail:
Worsted light soft baby yarn
crochet hook size 2.75 mm
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This Easter Bunny Applique is about 1-3/4” (4.5 cm) tall.
With crochet hook 1.8 mm and crochet cotton thread size 10, make an adjustable ring.
Round 1. Ch 3 (counts as first DC), 12 DC into ring, draw the loop closed, Sl St in top of Ch 3. Total – 13 Sts.
Round 2. Ch 1, SC into same St, SC into next St, *2 SC into next St, SC into each of next 2 Sts*, repeat from * to * 3 more times (work last SC in Sl St at the end of previous round). Join with Sl St in top of first SC. Total – 18 Sts.
Round 3. Ch 1, SC into same St, SC into next St, *2 SC into next St, SC into each of next 2 Sts*, repeat from * to * 4 more times, 2 SC into next St and SC into last St (work last SC in Sl St at the end of previous round). Join with Sl St in top of first SC. Total – 25 Sts.
Head. Ch 3, TR into same St, 3 TR into next St.
Ears. **Ch 5, DTR into the top of the last TR of the Head (see Instructions below), Ch 5, Sl St into the top of the last TR of the Head**. Repeat from ** to ** for the second Ear. Fasten off.
When instructed to work into the top of a stitch, insert hook under two loops highlighted in green in direction of the arrow.
Tail – join worsted yarn where the tail will be placed, Ch 3, DC into same St, Ch 1, Sl St into same St. Fasten off.
Embroider the eye.
Block your Bunny applique as necessary.
You are welcome to experiment with different hook sizes, threads or yarns with different weight to obtain different sizes of your bunnies.
This yellow Bunny was made with Red Heart worsted yarn medium weight 4, it is about 4.5” (11 cm) tall.
I hope you enjoyed this crochet Easter Bunny applique pattern!
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