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Bald Eagle Finger Puppet Free Crochet Pattern

Happy Tuesday and welcome back to my blog!

I have a special surprise for you today!

A new Finger Puppet Collection is here...and today I'll be sharing the instructions to crochet this super cute Bald Eagle.

Together with a Wolf, a Deer, a Fox and a Bear, this bald eagle is part of the new Woodland Collection that you'll be able to find soon on my Etsy shop!


Here's the FREE pattern!

YARN: Light (3) - White, Brown and Black MATERIALS: 2.75 mm Crochet Hook; Yarn Needle DIMENSION: 2.5” x 1.5" (6.5 x 4.5 cm) ABBREVIATIONS: magic ring (mr), stitch (st), slip stitch (sl st), single crochet (sc), half double crochet (hdc), fasten off (F/O) SKILL LEVEL: Beginner

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Body (white and brown yarn)

Rnd 1: starting off with white yarn, 8 sc in a mr (8)

Rnd 2: sc inc around (16)

Rnd 3: (1 sc, 1 sc inc) rep around (24)

Rnds 4 - 9: sc even (24); DO NOT F/O the white yarn

Rnd 10: insert the hook into the back loop of the 1st stitch of the previous rnd, join brown yarn and work 1 sc in each st around (24)

Rnds 11 - 12: sc even (24); DO NOT F/O the brown yarn


Rnd 9b: holding the work upside-down (facing the inside of the puppet), insert the hook into the front loop of the 1st stitch of rnd #9, work (1 sc, 1 hdc, 1 sc into one st, 1 sl st into the next st) rep around (36); F/O and wave in ends.

Rnds 13 - 19: keep working with brown yarn, sc even (24)

Rnd 20: sl st even (24); F/O and wave in ends

Embroider the EYES with black yarn (3 vertical lines) and white yarn (1 diagonal line) between rnds #4-7, 4 sts apart.

Embroider the EYEBROWS with black yarn between rnds # 2-4, 4 sts apart.

BEAK (Yellow yarn)

Rnd 1: 4 sc in a mr (4)

Rnd 2: (1 sc, 1 sc inc) rep around (6)

Rnd 3: sc even (6); F/O and leave a long strand of yarn to sew the beak between rnds # 5-7.

Do not stuff the beak.

I can't wait to see your version of my BALD EAGLE FINGER PUPPET! Feel free to tag me (@elisascrochet) in your photos on Instagram or Facebook if you'd like!



This pattern is an original pattern by Elisa Sartori of Elisa's Crochet.  Please do not claim this pattern as your own. If you wish to share this pattern, you may link to this pattern but please do not reprint it on your site. You may keep a copy for your own personal use but please DO NOT sell the pattern or distribute it.

You may sell products made from this pattern but please clearly credit the design to me, Elisa Sartori of Elisa's Crochet. Permission is NOT granted for mass production or factory manufacturing of any kind. Thank you!

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