Opossums are the best little Southern critters; I’m not afraid to say it. After all, opossums are all kinds of adorable. Is it any surprise so many people love them with those little ears, tiny feet, and sweet pink noses? The cuteness is almost too much to handle, you know? With that in mind, I browsed the internet for Crochet Opossum Patterns for those who want to show off their opossum pride!
12 Opossum Crochet Patterns
For one reason or another, opossums have gotten a pretty bad reputation as filthy, rabies-ridden creatures that we should fear. This perception couldn’t be farther from the truth! Read on or the cutest crochet opossums that should earn your love!
1. Opossum Amigurumi Crochet Pattern by Mevv San
This amigurumi opossum pattern creates a mother opossum that is approximately 13” (33.0cm) nose to rump, 9” (22.8cm) tail. 6” (15.2cm) wide. Baby opossum is approximately 5” (12.7cm) nose to rump, 3.5” (8.9cm) tail. 2” (5.0cm) wide.
2. Chunky Opossum Crochet Pattern by Kays Plushies
If you enjoy scavenger hunts and exploring, you have an excellent opportunity to bring this amazing Chunky Possum into your life. He’s a perfect present for people who love this wonderful wildlife figure.
3. Bag Holder Crochet Opossum Pattern by Crafty Chick Crochet US
This little guy is the perfect addition to your home. Definitely a home décor piece that will draw attention and would be perfect for craft fairs or to sell at state fairs!
4. Free Crochet Opossum Pattern by Kendall Waltz
Opossums are nocturnal animals but not this little cutie. Stitch up your own opossum so you can have it around all the time!
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5. Crochet Opossum Blankie Buddy Pattern by Jenna Wingate Designs
Make this Virginia Opossum with as many babies as you like. She has a pouch to carry them as well as they can ride on her back! Lots of fun and play just in time for Mother’s Day!
6. Opossum Crochet Pattern by Toys Ivanna
These cute fluffy opossums make great friends, or great gifts for friends! They are extremely soft and can be used for a great snuggle buddy or even just a nice piece of home decor!
7. Henry, The Hanging Opossum Crochet Pattern by Little Bird Big Ideas
Make this lovely trash goblin for someone you know will love it, or keep him for yourself as a friendly reminder to take out your trash.
This opossum’s hands are stitched together so they can hold your notes, car keys, or extra trash bags, and the wire-enforced tail (don’t worry, it’s quite simple; you don’t even need pliers) is perfect for hanging old Henry wherever is most inconvenient. Go make a cuddly opossum, I dare you.
8. Periwinkle, The Opossum Crochet Pattern by Ardency Morrison
Opossums in the wild sometimes “play dead,” but this cuddly opossum just loves to play! From its white, ghost-like face to its soft gray body to its long curled, pink tail, this stuffed opossum is huggably realistic!
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9. Crochet Opossum Pattern by Nella’s Cottage
Here’s a gorgeous family of opossums on a branch to embellish blankets, bags, pillows, etc. Let your imagination run wil in using this Crochet Opossums Applique.
10. C2C Crochet Opossum Pattern by Lovable Loops
Take your favorite woodland animal and turn it into an afghan using the C2C graph technique. It’s quite easy and you’ll have lots of fun. If you’re not up to the task of crocheting a whole afghan, you could easily turn this Opossum graph into a crochet pillow.
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11. Posie, The Opossum Crochet Pattern by Theresa’s Crochet Shop
Will you give this little marsupial a home of its own? With this small size and a precious face, this plush opossum is im-possum-ly adorable!
12. Opossum Amigurumi Pattern by Ooh Look It’s A Rabbit
This Opossum Amigurumi is a great toy for kids and kids at heart! This cuddly stuffed animal will provide quiet play for in the car, on the plane, or at bedtime. Measuring 17″ tall, this opossum features a realistic design with 2 large ears and a long pink tail. He makes a great gift for kids and outdoor enthusiasts!
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If you’re not a fan of real-life opossms, these crochet opossums might change your mind! Happy crocheting!