8 Crochet Parakeet Patterns

Are you a passionate bird lover or nature enthusiast like me? If so, you know what a parakeet is. These charming little birds are known for their vibrant feathers and lively personalities. They are special little creatures that have a unique way of capturing our affection. Whether you have a parakeet as a pet or just love birds, why not create your own crochet parakeet?

What is a Parakeet?

A parakeet is a small to medium-sized parrot. It has a long tail and vibrant coloured feathers. These birds are native to various regions around the world, including Australia, Southeast Asia, tropical America, India, and Sri Lanka.

Parakeets are known for their lively and social behaviour. They are popular pets due to their playful and affectionate nature. Parakeets come in a variety of colours, including green, blue, yellow, and white.

8 Crochet Parakeet Patterns

Below are 8 crochet parakeet patterns that beautifully capture the charm and whimsy of these delightful birds.

1. Petunia The Parakeet Crochet Pattern by CrochetWithBriShop

Petunia the Parakeet would make a wonderful decorative piece or cuddly companion. With its colorful design, it will brighten any room.

The parakeet crochet pattern is beginner-friendly. There is no sewing involved. Using the recommended materials, the finished bird will measure approximately 10 inches (25.4 cm) long.

Petunia The Parakeet Crochet Pattern by CrochetWithBriShop

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2. Chunky Parakeet Crochet Pattern by KatyasYarnBois

This chunky crochet parakeet would make a wonderful decoration for a nursery or child’s room. Its bright colors and soft texture would make it a lovely addition to any space.

The Chunky Parakeet pattern is suitable for beginners. Included are instructions for making the parakeet out of both chunky yarn and worsted weight yarn. The pattern provides detailed instructions and helpful step-by-step photos.

Chunky Parakeet Crochet Pattern by KatyasYarnBois

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3. Parakeet Crochet Free Pattern

Are you looking for a crochet parakeet free pattern? If so, check out this adorable little design. These cuties are fun to make and to gift.

The video tutorial provides clear instructions and English subtitles. It uses simple crochet stitches, making it a great pattern for beginners.

Find the Pattern by Lanas y ovillos HERE

4. Parakeet Amigurumi Toy Crochet Pattern by WoolayMo

These charming parakeets are made with bright colors and exhibit lifelike designs. Perch it on a shelf, on a flowerpot, or in a cage. 

The pattern is designed for intermediate level crocheters and above. Instead of using safety eyes, this bird’s eyes are made with 2 small black beads. The finished parakeets measure approximately 3.5 inches (9 cm) tall.

Parakeet Amigurumi Toy Crochet Pattern by WoolayMo

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5. Parakeet Crochet Pattern by MissBajoCollection

The charming appearance and small size of this crochet parakeet make it perfect for home decor, gifts, and toys. They can even be made into ornaments.

The crochet pattern is suitable for beginners. To complete the project, you will need stuffing, scissors, stitch markers, a sewing needle, a hot glue gun or fabric glue, 3.00 mm crochet hook, and medium 4 worsted acrylic yarn.

Parakeet Crochet Pattern by MissBajoCollection

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6. Plum-headed Parakeet Amigurumi Pattern by MevvSan

The plum-headed parakeets are adorable with their round bodies and colorful heads. Their large eyes and whimsical design make them perfect for decorating nurseries, and children’s rooms.

The crochet parakeet pattern is suitable for advanced beginners. The finished birds measure approximately 3.9 inches (10 cm) tall x 3.9 inches (10 cm) wide.

Plum-headed Parakeet Amigurumi Pattern by MevvSan

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7. Crochet Parakeets Afghan Blanket Pattern by KarisCrafts

This parakeet afghan is visually striking and vibrantly coloured. It features an intricate design that beautifully captures the appearance of these birds. It would make a wonderful decorative piece for bird lovers.

The pattern is worked using either single crochet or Tunisian simple stitch. Along with the chart are written row-by-row instructions. The finished blanket will measure approximately 29 inches (73.66 cm) x 29 inches (73.66 cm). You can add an optional border once complete.

Crochet Parakeets Afghan Blanket Pattern by KarisCrafts

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8. Parakeet Crochet Blanket C2C Pattern by GrandmasNiche

Here is a parakeet crochet blanket that features a colorful parakeet perched on a branch. It’s intricate design and striking colors make it an excellent decorative item for bird enthusiasts or a cozy gift.

The pattern is intended to be worked using the C2C method. However, you can also use Tunisian crochet. The graph measures 90 squares wide x 72 squares high. It uses 14 colors of yarn.

Parakeet Crochet Blanket C2C Pattern by GrandmasNiche

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Frequently Asked Questions about Crochet Parakeets

Can I sell my finished crochet parakeets?

In some cases, you can sell your finished crochet parakeet product. However, before doing so, check the pattern’s copyright rules. Some designers have restrictions on commercial use.

Can I wash my crochet parakeet?

Yes, you can hand wash your crochet parakeet with mild soap. Once it has been cleaned, let it air dry. Avoid machine washing and drying as it may damage the shape and details.

Are there realistic crochet parakeet patterns available?

Yes, there are many crochet parakeet patterns designed to look realistic.

What skill level is required for crochet parakeet patterns?

Most crochet parakeet patterns are suitable for intermediate level crocheters. However, there are also beginner-friendly options available.

Can I customize the colors of my crochet parakeet?

Yes, you can use any colors you like to make a crochet parakeet. Traditional colors include blue, green, yellow, and white.

A crochet parakeet is a unique way to add a splash of colour and playful touch to any space.

Here are some more feathered friends to brighten up your home all year long!

Bringing a parakeet to life is a fun way to merge your love for nature with crafting. A crochet parakeet is sure to brighten your home and add a bit of whimsy to your decor.


Alexa Petrosian

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