14 Free Crochet Tiger Patterns

These crochet tiger patterns could be the best toy for your child to play with. There are a lot of unique and interesting patterns here. From hats and blankets to plushies and amigurumi! Some of these crochet tiger patterns only require basic skills, while others use stitches and techniques that are more difficult.

Toddlers like to explore and figure things out on their own, so giving them easy-to-follow instructions is a key part of making sure they have fun and enjoy themselves. The toy patterns in this book can be put together in any way you want (there is 15 total). Just pick one pattern and follow it to the end as you crochet. Along the way, you’ll get plushies and other fun surprises.

Free Tiger Crochet Patterns

The next one-of-a-kind crochet pattern will blow your mind and show you how good you are at crocheting. It is based on the look of the jungle king and will help you make impressive and admirable accessories for kids. Children will love having accessories with their favourite animals on them, and you’ll love adding these crochet tiger patterns to your list of favourites. You should pay some attention to the points given.

  • Select the Best quality yarn for your crochet tiger’s creation. It will enhance the life span and durability of your tiger pattern and make it your loveable accessory. 
  • If you are crocheting for children, I suggest working with the bulky weight yarn to be gentle for their skin. 
  • Be accurate for the measurements to get the best-desired size for these tiger amigurumi or appliques

Other Patterns

Crochet Tiger Amigurumi Pattern:

Crochet Tiger Amigurumi Pattern

This pattern is for an all-natural friendly tiger. He will be great for those Tiger lovers and those folks who enjoy those jungle or safari stories! This crochet pattern will teach you to make a simple tiger amigurumi! This sweet little tiger works up quickly and is a great addition to your collection of animals. It will be an excellent playable option for children, plus the admirable appearance will make this tiger pattern everyone’s favorite.


  • About 100g size 4 worsted weight yarn in orange or tan color
  • 15mm safety eyes
  • Stuffing
  • 3.75mm hook
  • Needle for sewing
  • Stitch marker


Heart Tiger Applique Pattern:

Heart Tiger Applique Pattern

Let your imagination run wild with this Crochet Tiger Applique. It can be stitched to anything you wish, so place it on bags, blankets, clothes, or greeting cards. It has a heart-shaped face, which gives him nice big puffy cheeks that are irresistible. The heart applique design would make an excellent addition to any kid’s room decor. The applique makes a great gift for children of all ages, babies to adults. They will love the attention they receive when they are wearing the face of this crocheted tiger!


  • Red Heart Super Saver yarn
  • Crochet hook H/8 – 5 mm
  • Sticky back googly eyes
  • Black embroidery floss
  • Embroidery needle


  • Ch – chain
  • DC – double crochet
  • HDC – half double crochet
  • Rnd – round
  • SC- single crochet
  • Sl St – slip stitch
  • St (Sts) – stitch (stitches)
  • TR – treble crochet


New Year Tiger Crochet Pattern:

New Year Tiger Crochet Pattern

Crochet this sweet tiger to ring in the New Year with fun colors! Make your unique markings on this amigurumi tiger by mixing up the orange and black stripes. Use browns, oranges, pinks, greens, purples, yellows, or blues to make an eye-catching custom tiger. It’s cute at just 7″ tall with rounded ears that are just big enough for a pair of butterfly wings! This crochet pattern for a tiny striped tiger is so cute and sweet, it will melt your heart, and you’ll desire to make more copies of it.


Taetae In Tiger Costume Pattern:

Taetae In Tiger Costume Pattern

Matchy-matchy, or color-block style, is the trend these days. You need to crochet this version of Taetae in a tiger costume no matter your chosen style because BTS has become a global phenomenon. If you’re concerned about the difficulty of the project, don’t be. The tutorial breaks down each step into easy-to-follow instructions that even an intermediate crocheter can follow. The end result will leave you feeling satisfied and confident in your crocheting ability!


  • Yarn Bee Soft Secret Solids


Tiny Tiger Pattern:

Tiny Tiger Pattern

Tiny tigers are the perfect playmates for your child. These miniature toys are easy to carry around, fun to snuggle with, and look great as toys. Crochet them in different colors to suit your mood or turn them into teeny tiny additions to your home decor. They are quick to make, fun to play with, and are sure to appreciate kids of all ages. This tiny tiger is about 4 inches tall when made using the recommended yarn size. Since it’s a free pattern, you can crochet this stiff for yourself or as a gift. It is sure to be loved by anyone that receives it.


Tiger Hooded Blanket Pattern:

Tiger Hooded Blanket Crochet Pattern

The tiger motif makes the blanket cute and cuddly but also fun and stylish. Wear it yourself, or wrap your loved ones in it to keep them warm. The blanket is made using double crocheting / 8ply yarn, so it works up very quickly into a super-snuggly friend. This pattern contains all instructions for making the blanket, starting with a few basic stitches, bobble making, tapestry crochet work, 3D animal shaping, ear details, and finishing touches. The blanket would make a perfect gift for any little boy or girl with its gorgeous stripes and brown tiger spots.


  • 100% acrylic; 100 g (3.5 oz)/ 186 yds (170m);
  • 7 skeins color#22 (Orange)
  • 3 skein color #5 (Black)
  • Crochet Hook Size H (5.0 mm)
  • 2-12mm safety eyes
  • Yarn needle


Zodiac Tiger Pattern:

Zodiac Tiger Crochet Pattern

The Zodiac Tiger amigurumi crochet pattern is a quick and easy project to complete while watching your favorite show or on a plane. It’s fun for all ages and the perfect gift to those born in March or the years of Tiger. This crochet pattern creates a small stuffed tiger with a tail face sitting on its back legs. This crochet project is a great do-it-yourself (DIY) gift. And it can be easily finished by anyone who knows basic crochet stitches and techniques. These free tiger amigurumi patterns – no matter if you finish it as toys or home decor – will make the atmosphere look like you were at the zoo and bring some fun to your life!


  • Yarn: Sport or DK lightweight yarn. ( I used double- strands of 1mm cotton yarn)
  • Hook: 2,5mm
  • Safety eyes and other accessories


  • MR: magic ring
  • CH: chain
  • X: Single crochet
  • T: half double crochet
  • F: double crochet
  • E: Triple crochet
  • V: Increase (make 2 stitches from 1 stitch)
  • A: Decrease (make 1 stitch from 2 stitches)
  • W: Increase 2 (make 3 stitches from 1 stitch)
  • TV, FV, EV: Increase with half double crochet, double crochet, and triple crochet
  • SS: slip stitch
  • FO: Fasten off
  • BLO: Back loop only
  • FLO: Front loop only
  • St/Sts: Stitch/Stitches


The Friendly Tiger In A Sweater Pattern:

The Friendly Tiger In A Sweater Crochet Pattern

The Friendly Tiger In A Sweater pattern is a fun and fast make. You choose the size of the sweater to make the body, from 1-4 years, depending on what yarn and crochet hook you use. The body will be crocheted to fit 5T, and then you can choose what size you want for the arms and ears: small, medium, or large. Your little one will love having a tiger friend! The Friendly Tiger is crocheted with worsted weight yarn. Perfect for beginner crocheters. Schematics are included in the pattern to help make this an enjoyable project.


  • About 100g size 4 worsted weight yarn in orange or tan color
  • Small amount in desired sweater color
  • Small amount for snout color (ie white) and nose (ie black)
  • Small amount of black for the stripes
  • 15mm safety eyes
  • Stuffing
  • 3.75mm hook
  • Needle for sewing
  • Stitch marker


Tigris Siberian Tiger C2c Square Crochet Pattern:

Tigris The Siberian Tiger C2c Square Crochet Pattern

Tigris is a striped tiger with lots of attitudes. He stands firmly in the middle of the square, his tail high, and bares his teeth in a growl. His stripes are broken up by a black background color, which continues in a ring around his body. I think you will find this pattern fun and challenging if you have worked on my previous animal squares! The Tigris Square is worked in the round. You will need a 5 mm crochet hook and some yarn bobbins/small skeins for working this C2C tiger square pattern. I recommend using light fingering weight / 3ply yarn for making this particular C2C tiger square because it may work better on lighter yarns.


  •  Red Heart Super Saver yarn
  • 5.5 mm crochet hook
  • Tapestry needle
  • Scissors


Thomas The Tiger Pattern:

Thomas The Tiger Crochet Pattern

Inspired by the classic children’s book character Thomas the Tank Engine, this machine-washable beanie will keep your little one warm on their way to school or playdate. Crafted out of super-soft Purl Soho’s merino wool Superwash Merino, the striped hat features an orange crown, brown stripes across the toes, and a short single crochet mustache. Stitched up in our pine green New Haymarket colorway, Thomas even sports a matching tip-to-tail striped tail!


  • 3.5mm (E) hook
  • 15mm safety eyes (buy here)
  • Yarn needle
  • Fiber fill
  • Stitch markers (see notes at bottom of pattern)


  • ch: chain
  • sc: single crochet
  • inc: 2sc increase
  • dec: invisible decrease
  • slst: slip stitch
  • O: Switch to orange yarn (tutorial)
  • B: Switch to brown yarn (tutorial)
  • BLO: back loop only


Tiger Hat With Earflaps:

Tiger Hat With Earflaps Crochet Pattern

Are you looking for an attractive and cute crochet tiger hat with earflaps that your beloved kid can wear in winter? If YES, then your search ends here. Just get these precious and adorable crochet tiger hat patterns which you will not only find extremely long-lasting but also give a chance to reach out something exclusive to your little one. The crocheted earflaps are attached to the hat to create a double layer that will keep your little one’s ears nice and warm. With this crochet pattern, it is easy to adorn the hat with two large pompoms.


  • Red Heart Super Saver Yarn in Black, White, Gold
  • Size H-5.00mm Crochet Hook
  • Yarn Needle
  • Safety Eyes
  • Scissors


  • Ch(s): chain(s)
  • YO: Yarn Over
  • BLO: Back Loop Only
  • FLO: Front Loop Only
  • St(s): Stitch(es)
  • Sl st: slip stitch
  • SK: Skip
  • SC: Single Crochet
  • SC2TOG: Single Crochet Decrease
  • HDC: Half Double Crochet
  • DC3TOG: Double Crochet 3 together
  • DC: Double Crochet


Tiger Applique Pattern:

Tiger Applique Crochet Pattern

This adorable free Crochet Tiger appliqué to add to your baby blankets, diaper bags, and clothing. They would be a wonderful gift for a baby shower or a baby’s first birthday. This cute crochet tiger is so adorable; you might want to make a whole family of them. You could have a zoo theme going on or have them in different colors. This tiger appliqué crochet pattern features a photo tutorial to guide you through the process. The finished tiger appliqués are approximately 5″ x 5″ each and work up quickly. For this tiger appliqué crochet pattern, a U.S. size H/8-5mm crochet hook was used and worsted weight yarn.


  • Yarn calling for 5,5 mm hook in: orange, black and white (or white, black and  light pink for the white tiger).
  • A very small amount of pearl cotton in black (for the mouth)
  • Size 3.5 mm crochet hook.
  • 2 black safety eyes (7.5 mm) for the eyes
  • 1 black safety eye (6 mm) for the nose
  • Stitch markers
  • Tapestry needle


  • chain (ch)
  • magic ring (mr)
  • single crochet (sc)
  • increase (inc)
  • invisible decrease (dec)
  • slip stitch (sl st)
  • half double crochet (hdc)
  • double crochet (dc)


Amigurumi Little Tiger Pattern:

Amigurumi Little Tiger Free Pattern

Amigurumi are so cute, so why not make one? Named for their resemblance to little stuffed animals, amigurumi projects are easy, fun, and fast! Once you’ve made a couple of amigurumi toys, you’ll see how simple they are! Whether you’re new to crochet or have been practicing for years, you’ll find it easy to whip up these cuties. Each step is clearly explained with photos to help you out along the way. And who doesn’t love free stuff? This free crochet pattern will help you create your little tiger! Make one for yourself or as a gift.


Hobbes Amigurumi Tiger Pattern:

Hobbes Amigurumi Tiger Crochet Pattern

Tiger fans, take note! Your all-time favorite tiger is here as a Hobbes crochet pattern. Hobbes needs no introduction and is sure to bring a big smile to the face of any true Calvin and Hobbes fans. This Hobbes amigurumi crochet pattern is worked in rounds and is suitable for intermediate crocheters. The free amigurumi Hobbes pattern includes detailed instructions with clear images. Follow this pattern closely for the body and head, but do not be afraid to change yarn colors or add stripes or facial details that can help make Hobbes unique.


  • Red Heart Super Saver  yarn
  • Polyfill Stuffing
  • Yarn Needle
  • Black Felt (for eyes)
  • Stitch Marker
  • Scissors
  • Fabri-tac Glue


  • ch – chain
  • hdc – half double crochet
  • sc – single crochet
  • sc2tog – single crochet 2 together (aka sc dec)
  • sl st – slip stitch
  • st – stitch