Friday, December 2, 2011

Amigurumi Tomato Free Crochet Pattern

red crocheted tomato with green stem
Bob the Tomato, he is easy to make...

Copyright 2011 Author: Sharon Ojala - Amigurumi To Go, All rights reserved
Finished products can be sold 

sc = single crochet
BLO = back loops only
2tog = 2 stitches together
ch1 = chain one
dc =  double crochet
f/o = finish off

Special notes: I worked in continuous rounds with a 3.75mm hook and worsted weight yarn. Have any questions or if you come across a mistake in the pattern please leave a message in the comment section below.

For video tutorial:
Tomato body
Tomato face and leaf

1) magic circle with 6st (6)
2) 2sc in each st (12)
3) 1sc in next st, 2sc in next st, repeat (18)
4) 1sc in next 2st, 2sc in next st, repeat (24)
5) 1sc in next 3st, 2sc in next st, repeat (30)
6) 1sc in next 4st, 2sc in next st, repeat (36)
7) 1sc in next 5st, 2sc in next st, repeat (42)
8) 1sc in next 6st, 2sc in next st, repeat (48)
9) 1sc in next 7st, 2sc in next st, repeat (54)
10) 1sc in next 8st, 2sc in next st, repeat (60)
11) 1sc in next 9st, 2sc in next st, repeat (66)
12-21) 1sc in each st for 10 rows
22) 1sc in next 9st, then 2tog, repeat (60)
23) 1sc in each st
24) 1sc in next 8st, then 2tog, repeat (54)
25) 1sc in each st
26) 1sc in next 7st, then 2tog, repeat (48)
27) 1sc in each st in the BLO
28) 1sc in next 2st, then 2tog in BLO, repeat (36)
29+) 1sc then 2tog in BLO until you close the gap
*stuff the doll and shape as you stuff

1) magic circle with 6st (6)
2) 2sc in each st, (12)
3) 1sc in next 4st, 3sc in next 3st, 1sc in next 5st (18)
note you will not be crocheting to the end row 4
4) 1sc in next 5st, 3sc in next st, 1sc in next 3st, 3sc in next st, 1sc in next 2st, sl st to next st and finish off (22)

cut black felt for the pupil and glue into place

1) ch 10
2) starting with 2nd ch from hook, 1sc in next 2st, dc in next 7st, finish off
 the flat edges should be facing/touching each other when sewn over eye
you can outline the rest of the eye with a strand of red yarn or chain a length and sew that in place

1) magic circle with 4st (4)
2) 2sc in each st (8)
3-4) 1sc in each st for 2 rows (8)
finish off, stuff and weave tail in and out along the top edge then pull the hole closed. Sew into place

The mouth was cut from felt and glued into place

1) magic circle with 6st (6)
2) 2sc in each st (12)
3) 1sc in next st, 2sc in next st, repeat (18)
4) 1sc in each st (18)
5) ch 3, starting with 2nd ch from hook 1sc in next 2st then sc into next st, ch 2 and sc into next st. Repeat that pattern all the way around.. Refer to pictures below and also see pictures for stem

For the stem, ch 3 finish off. Weave tail down to bottom and sew into the middle of leaf

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Many Blessings to you!


  1. My son LOVES Veggie Tales! I can't wait to make these. Thanks for sharing!

    1. So glad to hear that Krista! And you're very welcome, thanks for the post :)
      Sharon XO

  2. I just started my first ever crochet "thing". I have been doing blankets for years. I wish I would have found this first. My girls love Veggie Tales.

    1. I'm glad you found it.. maybe give it a try and there's a video to help you if you get stuck. Keep me posted!

  3. Just wanted to stop by and say THANK YOU :D
    I was SO happy to find Veggie Tale patterns, and I've made Bob, Larry, and did Thingamabob as well using your pattern as a guide!

    Your amazing, and I thank you once again!


  4. awww, you're so welcome!!
    I'm so happy to read your message today :)

    Happy Crocheting!!!

    if ever on facebook, feel free to share photos on Amigurumi Freely! I'd love to see :)