‘Tis the season to have fun with the gingerbread man and he’s not running away! Celebrate the little guy with some adorable Crochet Gingerbread Man Patterns!
If you have a shortage of ingredients and instead of sugar, flour, eggs, honey, etc., and just wool in the house, then whip yourself a gingerbread man!
21 Scrumptious Crochet Gingerbread Man Patterns to bake up in an afternoon
1. Crochet Gingerbread Man Ornament Pattern by I Heart Gantsilyo
This crochet gingerbread man is flat just like a real gingerbread man cookie! It’s also very easy to make and requires minimal sewing because it is crocheted continuously from joining the two legs to making the body and head.
It can be an additional ornament on your Christmas tree or just hang it anywhere in the house for your little ones to see or you can simply tie it onto the top of your wrapped store-bought gift, that way you have something handmade to give!
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2. Couple Crochet Gingerbread Pattern by Baby Eco Toys
This is an excellent pattern for a lovely gingerbread couple! This gingerbread man crochet pattern is very well written, the instructions are clear and there are many step-by-step photos to show all the important steps.
The toys measure approximately 17-18 cm (6-7″).
3. Cuddle-Sized Gingerbread Twins Crochet Pattern by Storyland Amis
Meet Sugar and Spice the Gingerbread Twins! They’re the sweetest cuddly pair and just right for Christmas time.
You definitely won’t want to make just one, so thankfully for you, both gingerbread man patterns are included in one!
4. Cozy Cup Gingerbread Man Crochet Pattern by Okie Girl Bling N Things
This Cozy Cup Gingerbread Man Crochet Pattern will add style and comfort to your daily cup of tea, Joe, or hot chocolate. Keep your hands comfy while you sip.
This is a great stocking stuffer, housewarming gift, or office-mate gift!
This gingerbread man crochet pattern is easy to work up that you could make several for your holiday office party and feel festive wherever you go!
5. Snap, The Gingerbread Boy Amigurumi Pattern by Grace And Yarn
You will have fun making Snap, the Gingerbread Boy! He works up fast and makes a great Christmas present or stocking stuffer. He measures 13 inches when using the specified yarn and hook.
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6. Free Crochet Gingerbread Man Pattern by Red Ted Art
Make a sweet crochet gingerbread man! This Christmas amigurumi toy free crochet gingerbread man pattern is the perfect way to add a cute handmade touch to your Christmas decor. It would make a lovely unique gift or stocking stuffer!
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7. Curtain Tie Back Gingerbread Man Crochet Pattern by Cosy Patterns
Crochet curtain tie-backs don’t have to be boring. Whip up n adorable Gingerbread Man Curtain Tie Back just in time for the holidays!
The finished size will be around 18 cm (7”) tall, using worsted weight yarn and a 3.00 mm or a 3.25mm crochet hook or around 13 cm (4″) tall, using double knit yarn and a 2.00mm or a 2.50mm crochet hook.
8. Kitchen Towel Crochet Gingerbread Man Pattern by A Crocheted Simplicity
This festive Kitchen Towel Crochet Gingerbread Man brings the holiday spirit into your kitchen, along with the lovely aroma of Christmas cookies.
To help it look lovely and neat, this towel can be hung securely on the oven door handle to prevent it from falling down. Enjoy and have fun making it!
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9. Crochet Gingerbread Girl Dress Pattern by Repeat Crafter Me
This Crochet Gingerbread Girl Dress would be so fabulous looking to dress up your little girls for the Christmas season.
Whip it up in a brown and white yarn for the coming holiday or change the color for any other occasion.
This adorable gingerbread girl dress is designed to fit a toddler. It’s a cute little dress fro Christmas celebrations and photo shoots with Santa. The pattern also includes instructions for a cute bow!
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10. Crochet Amigurumi Gingerbread Man Pattern by Supergurumi
This little Amigurumi Crochet Gingerbread Man can be crocheted relatively quickly and is perfect as a decorative figurine, gift, or key chain.
It is crocheted with slip stitches, single crochet stitches, half double crochet stitches, double crochet stitches, and treble crochet stitches in spiral rounds and is easy to crochet.
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11. Crochet Gingerbread Man Pattern by Repeat Crafter Me
This Crochet Gingerbread Man is made sturdy so he could be used for more decor like on a wreath, strung as garland, tree ornament, dinner table place holders, etc.
Plus, you can add more embellishments (like a bow) to your gingerbread man and make him a gingerbread woman!
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12. Coin Purse Gingerbread Man Crochet Pattern by Lau Loves Crochet
This Coin Purse Gingerbread Man Crochet is perfect for Christmas parties, holding coins, and one of the best ways to spread Christmas cheers!
Who wouldn’t want crochet gingerbread man coin purse they can carry around with them all throughout the holidays?
This is an easy gingerbread man pattern that you can start on now (to get ahead on your Christmas crochet projects) or wait until the last minute to whip up this purse!
13. Christmas Amigurumi Relaxed Gingerman Crochet Pattern by StudioWowToysUA
This little crochet gingerbread man looks as though he is really enjoying his hot bath. This whimsical piece will definitely be a conversation starter.
The crochet gingerbread man pattern includes detailed instructions with plenty of photo references. It is an intermediate pattern that uses magic ring, crocheting in spirals, chain, single crochet, single crochet increase/decrease, and lifting loop.
Completed, the relaxing gingerbread man measures approximately 6.29 inches (15.976 cm) tall.
14. Gingerbread Boy Crochet Pattern by SpinaYarnStudio
Oh no! Who could have taken a bit out of this adorable crochet gingerbread man? This is a fun plush doll pattern that kids are going to love.
This amigurumi gingerbread man is made in ragdoll-style. The separate pieces are worked in flat rows and joined together to give the cookie a 2-D appearance. The finished dimension is approximately 10 inches (25 cm) tall.
15. Gingerbread Man Crochet Pattern Throw Pillow by JibbyStore
Use this corner-to-corner crochet graph pattern to make a throw pillow. Or make crochet 20 squares to create a Christmas throw afghan,
The crochet gingerbread man pattern includes a full colour illustration, a numbered graphed chart, and written row-by-row colour block instructions.
16. Free Crochet Gingerbread Man Pattern from Yum Yarn
If you are looking for a free crochet gingerbread man pattern, this one is adorable. It would make a great toy for a child or would look cute sitting under the Christmas tree.
We would recommend this crochet pattern for an intermediate to advanced level crocheter. The pattern uses abbreviations throughout. Completed, the crochet gingerbread man measures approximately 7.9 inches (20 cm) tall.
17. Gingerbread Cookies Crochet Pattern by Luluslittleshop
Decorate your Christmas tree with these gingerbread cookies. Or use them to embellish packages. You do not only get the crochet gingerbread man pattern, but you also get a Christmas tree, star, candy cane, and marshmallows.
This is an easy-to-follow crochet pattern for “Gingerbread Cookies.” The downloadable crochet PDF pattern is 5 pages long. Finished, the cookies will vary in size.
18. Amigurumi Gingerbread Man Crochet Pattern by bvoe668
Here is a crochet gingerbread man that looks as though he is fresh from the oven. This plush doll has a classic gingerbread man design. He is soft and cuddly since he is stuffed with foam rubber and polyfill.
The crochet gingerbread man pattern is 7 pages long and full of photos. He is made using single crochet. The decorative edges are created using a simple blanket stitch.
19. Gingerbread Christmas Basket by OneandtwoCompany
Display your homemade candy in this adorable gingerbread man basket. Let us just hope the three little cookies do not eat your goodies.
This is an easy to intermediate level crochet pattern. The completed basket measures approximately 8 inches (20.32 cm) in diameter. You can make the basket smaller or larger by changing the hook size and type of yarn.
20. Free Crochet Gingerbread Man Bust Pattern from DenDennis
Here is another free crochet gingerbread man pattern. Make a bunch of these and use them as stocking stuffers.
To make this pattern you will need to know round, chain, slip stitch, single crochet, double crochet, invisible decrease, increase, front loops only, and back loops only.
21. Crochet Gingerbread Men Pattern by Fuchsgeschwister
How cute are these plush gingerbread men? You can make these as decorations or as toys. If you are using them as toys, leave off the small parts and use embroidery instead.
To make the crochet gingerbread man pattern you will need to be able to crochet: single crochet, increase, decrease, slip stitch, double crochet, treble crochet, and reverse single crochet.
22. Gingerbread Man Crochet Pattern by HCCrochets
Here is a beginner-friendly crochet gingerbread man pattern. The size of this cookie is perfect for ornaments or children to cuddle. If you want to make the gingerbread man larger, you can use a larger crochet hook and heavier weight yarn.
This crochet gingerbread man is made in two pieces. There is a front piece and a back piece. Each piece is crocheted in flat rows. The embellishments are added on using a tapestry needle.
The finished gingerbread man measures approximately 5.5 inches (13.97 cm) tall by 4 inches (10.16 cm) wide.
23. Crochet Pattern Covid Mask Gingerbread Man Ornament and Bite off Gingerbread by ZebknitRU
These gingerbread men ornaments will bring back memories for years. One little cookie has a bite taken out of it and the other two are wearing their masks.
Only basic crochet skills are required. You will need to know magic ring, chain, slip stitch, single crochet, double crochet, increase, and decrease. The cookies measure approximately 3.94 inches (10 cm) tall.
24. Christmas Amigurumi Gingerbread Man Crochet Pattern by Amigurumi Today
Make this cute little crochet gingerbread man amigurumi to use as a gift or stocking stuffer. It is so happy and cannot wait for Christmas.
This is an intermediate level crochet pattern. Completed, the gingerbread man measures approximately 4.7 inches tall (when sitting).
25. Christmas Crochet Blanket Gingerbread C2C Pattern by MagicYarnPixels
Use this pattern to make this tapestry to hang on the wall or a blanket to cuddle up with on the sofa. This pattern is extremely versatile, and you will find a ton of things to use it for.
This crochet gingerbread man pattern can be made using various techniques. It can also be used for cross stitching, knitting, hama beads, plastic canvas, diamond painting, and other crafts.
26. Gingerbread Train Cushion by PippaPatternsCrochet
Use this throw pillow to liven up your couch or sit it under the Christmas tree. Who could resist cuddling up to this wonderful gingerbread train pillow?
This pattern can be completed by an advanced beginner. The download has easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions and a detailed photo guide. There are over 80 high resolution images!
27. Christmas Ornament Set Snowman and Gingerbread Man Pattern by WooInMood
Make a crochet a gingerbread man and a snowman ornament with this pattern set. Make a bunch of these to decorate your tree or give them away as gifts.
The pattern is super easy and works up quickly. Skills needed include magic ring, crocheting in spiral, single crochet, double crochet, slip stitch, increase, decrease, and the ability to sew multiple pieces together.
28. Gingy Gingerbread Man Pattern by DROPS Design
Crochet these cute little gingerbread men and use them as ornaments or for packages. They work up quickly and you complete a bunch of them in no time at all.
This is a free crochet gingerbread man pattern. It uses abbreviations throughout. There are no step-by-step photos.
29. Gingerbread Tree Skirt Crochet Pattern by Maggiescrochet
Spruce up your holiday décor with this beautiful crochet Gingerbread man tree skirt. The skirt features applique gingerbread men, gingerbread women, and gingerbread houses.
The circular crochet tree skirt requires some knowledge of crochet. However, it is a very easy pattern. The tree skirt is 48 inches wide.
We hope you will have fun whipping up these crochet gingerbread man patterns – we’re pretty sure you will!
We would love to see your versions and how you choose to decorate yours. If you make one, share a picture on our Facebook Page!
These are not all, you have to check out our list of Crochet Christmas Patterns – there’s a whole lot to make and do!
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So this festive season, let your creativity go wild with these 29 crochet gingerbread man patterns!