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Crochet Octopus Finger Puppet

Introducing the Crochet Octopus Finger Puppet, a delightful and whimsical creation that will bring joy and entertainment to both children and adults alike. This charming finger puppet is meticulously handcrafted using the art of crochet, resulting in a unique and eye-catching design. Made from soft and durable yarn, the octopus finger puppet is not only visually appealing but also incredibly comfortable to wear on your finger. The versatility of the Crochet Octopus Finger Puppet allows for endless possibilities. Children can create their own underwater adventures, bringing the octopus to life as they explore the depths of their imagination. Additionally, this finger puppet can be used as a teaching aid, helping children learn about marine life and the wonders of the ocean. It's also a great conversation starter and a unique addition to any puppet collection. So why wait? Dive into the world of creativity and play with the Crochet Octopus Finger Puppet!


About ½ ounce of worsted weight yarn
H (5.0 mm) Crochet hook
Yarn needle
6 mm Wiggle eyes or Puff paint
Tacky Glue


1. Read instructions all the way through before beginning.
2. Puppet is worked in continuous rounds, DO NOT join. Use a stitch marker to mark beginning of each round.
3. When crocheting into the chain, place your hook under two loops.
4. Octopus in photo was made with Red Heart Super Saver.
5. For eyes use wiggle eyes or puff paint if for a very young child.
6. If you want stuff the body with a small amount of Polyfill or a cotton ball.


Ch 2.

Round 1: 8 sc in 2nd ch from hook. (8 sc)

Round 2: 2 sc in each st around. (16 sc)

Rounds 3-6: Sc in each st around. (16 sc)

Round 7: *Sc dec over next 2 sts. Repeat from * around. (8 sc)

Round 8: *Ch 10, slipstitch in 2nd ch from hook and next ch, sc in remaining 7 ch. Sc in next st of round 7. Repeat from * around. (8 tentacles and 8 sc)

Round 9: Working behind the tentacles, sc in each sc between tentacles. (8 sc)

Round 10: *Sc in each st around. (8 sc)

Finishing: Slipstitch in next 2 sts, fasten off. Weave in ends.

Eyes: With toothpick place 2 dots of Tacky glue on round 5, about 3/8 inch apart. Place eyes on glue. 

Let dry and enjoy.

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