Whale Crochet Patterns

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Calling all crafty ocean-lovers! Are you looking for ways to express your love for the sea? With this collection of free crochet patterns, you can make your own majestic whale softie! Make a blue whale, a narwhal, an orca, a sperm whale, a humpback whale – whatever you like! All of these patterns are free, easy to follow, and perfect for every level of crocheter. It’s easy to create a whale friend of your own!

From the mythical narwhal to the giant sperm whale, these majestic creatures have captivated us for centuries. Now you can bring them into your home by crocheting your own whale softie. Whether you’re looking for a fun project with family and friends or a thoughtful gift for a beloved friend or family member, these crochet patterns for whales can help you make something beautiful and meaningful. So grab your yarn, hook, and pattern, and start crocheting your way to a gorgeous crochet whale!

Bring the beauty of the ocean to life with our amazing collection of free whale crochet patterns! Our collection features humpback whales, narwhals, orcas, blue whales, sperm whales, and belugas - perfect for turning your home into an underwater paradise.

Free Whale Crochet Patterns

Designed by ChiWei Ranck this cuddly crochet whale was crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 4 mm (G) crochet hook. When complete the crocheted Humpback Whale toy measures 17 inches long X 13 inches from fin tip to fin tip (wide). A video tutorial is also available.

Humpback Whale Pattern

Designed by ChiWei Ranck this cuddly crochet whale was crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 4 mm (G) crochet hook. When complete the crocheted Humpback Whale toy measures 17 inches long X 13 inches from fin tip to fin tip (wide). A video tutorial is also available.



Designed by Nicole Chase this small crochet whale was crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 4 mm (G) crochet hook. When complete the crocheted whale measures 4.5 inches tall X 8 inches long (head to tail).

Echo the Whale

Designed by Nicole Chase this small crochet whale was crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 4 mm (G) crochet hook. When complete the crocheted whale measures 4.5 inches tall X 8 inches long (head to tail).

Designed by Skein Spider this fun crochet whale was crocheted with DK Weight Yarn [3] and a 3 mm crochet hook. This project is available as a video pattern.

Little Whale

Designed by Skein Spider this fun crochet whale was crocheted with DK Weight Yarn [3] and a 3 mm crochet hook. This project is available as a video pattern.



Designed by Fay Lyth this sweet little no sew whale was crocheted with DK Weight Yarn [3] and a 2.5 mm crochet hook. When complete the whale measures approximately 2.5 inches X 2 inches in size.

No Sew Whale

Designed by Fay Lyth this sweet little no sew whale was crocheted with DK Weight Yarn [3] and a 2.5 mm crochet hook. When complete the whale measures approximately 2.5 inches X 2 inches in size.

Designed by Amanda at Loops and Love Crochet this whale amigurumi was crocheted with Aran Weight Yarn [4] and a 3.5 mm (E) crochet hook. When complete the whale measures approximately 6 inches from head to tail X 4 inches from the bottom of the body to the top of the spout.

Whale Amigurumi

Designed by Amanda at Loops and Love Crochet this whale amigurumi was crocheted with Aran Weight Yarn [4] and a 3.5 mm (E) crochet hook. When complete the whale measures approximately 6 inches from head to tail X 4 inches from the bottom of the body to the top of the spout.

Designed by Elisa Sartori this adorable Blue Whale Softie was crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 3.5 mm (E) crochet hook.

Blue Whale

Designed by Elisa Sartori this adorable Blue Whale Softie was crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 3.5 mm (E) crochet hook.

Designed by Spin a Yarn Crochet this whale amigurumi was crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 3.5 mm (E) crochet hook and a 2.25 mm crochet hook.

Whale Amigurumi

Designed by Spin a Yarn Crochet this whale amigurumi was crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 3.5 mm (E) crochet hook and a 2.25 mm crochet hook.

Designed by Lorene Haythorn-Eppolite, Migi the Whale was crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 4 mm (G) crochet hook and a 5.5 mm (I) crochet hook.

Migi the Whale

Designed by Lorene Haythorn-Eppolite, Migi the Whale was crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 4 mm (G) crochet hook and a 5.5 mm (I) crochet hook. Migi measures about 6 inches long from tip to tail.

Designed by Mara Rosenbloom, Nelson the Whale was crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 4 mm (G) crochet hook. Nelson measures about 4 inches long from tip to tail.

Nelson the Narwhal

Designed by Mara Rosenbloom, Nelson the Whale was crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 4 mm (G) crochet hook. Nelson measures about 4 inches long from tip to tail.

Designed by Claudia van K, Wally the Whale was crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 4 mm (G) crochet hook. Wally measures about 4.7 inches X 6.7 inches.

Wally the Whale

Designed by Claudia van K, Wally the Whale was crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 4 mm (G) crochet hook. Wally measures about 4.7 inches X 6.7 inches.

Designed by Stacey Trock, M. Richard the Whale was crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 5 mm (H) crochet hook. This downloadable PDF pattern is available from Martingale.

M. Richard the Whale

Designed by Stacey Trock, M. Richard the Whale was crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 5 mm (H) crochet hook. This downloadable PDF pattern is available from Martingale.

Designed by June Gilbank, Tiny Whale was crocheted with Worsted Weight Yarn [4] and a 3.5 mm (E) crochet hook. This tiny whale is a no-sew project. When complete it measures 3.5 inches long.

Tiny Whale

Designed by June Gilbank, Tiny Whale was crocheted with Worsted Weight Yarn [4] and a 3.5 mm (E) crochet hook. This tiny whale is a no-sew project. When complete it measures 3.5 inches long.

Designed by Jackie Laing, Orca was crocheted with Worsted Weight Yarn [4] and a 3.5 mm (E) crochet hook.

Orca Crochet Pattern

Designed by Jackie Laing, Orca was crocheted with Worsted Weight Yarn [4] and a 3.5 mm (E) crochet hook.

Designed by Caralee Daigle Hau, this giant sperm whale softie was crocheted with Aran Weight Yarn [4] and a 3.5 mm (E) crochet hook. When complete this project measures over a foot long! The pattern is available as a free PDF download from Ravelry.

Giant Sperm Whale Pattern

Designed by Caralee Daigle Hau, this giant sperm whale softie was crocheted with Aran Weight Yarn [4] and a 3.5 mm (E) crochet hook. When complete this project measures over a foot long! The pattern is available as a free PDF download from Ravelry.

Designed by Rupinder Kaur, Wallace and Wendy were crocheted with DK Weight Yarn [3] and a 2.75 mm (C) crochet hook. The free pattern is avilable to download from Ravelry.

Wallace and Wanda

Designed by Rupinder Kaur, Wallace and Wendy were crocheted with DK Weight Yarn [3] and a 2.75 mm (C) crochet hook. The free pattern is avilable to download from Ravelry.

Designed by Heather C Gibbs, this fantastic Giant Narwhal was crocheted with Bulky Weight Yarn (Marriner Mermaid Chunky) and a 6.5 mm (K) crochet hook. The finished Narwhal Softie measures approximately 39 inches from its horn to its tail. The pattern is available in US and UK Crochet Terms.

Giant Narwhal Amigurumi Pattern

Designed by Heather C Gibbs, this fantastic Giant Narwhal was crocheted with Bulky Weight Yarn (Marriner Mermaid Chunky) and a 6.5 mm (K) crochet hook. The finished Narwhal Softie measures approximately 39 inches from its horn to its tail. The pattern is available in US and UK Crochet Terms.


More Free Crochet Whale Patterns

Giant Narwhal Amigurumi Pattern

Designed by Heather C Gibbs, this fantastic Giant Narwhal was crocheted with Bulky Weight Yarn (Marriner Mermaid Chunky) and a 6.5 mm (K) crochet hook. The finished Narwhal Softie measures approximately 39 inches from its horn to its tail. The pattern is available in US and UK Crochet Terms.


Amigurumi Beluga Whale Pattern

Designed by Charmaine Eng, this amigurumi Beluga Whale was crocheted with DK Weight Yarn [3] and a 3.5 mm (E) crochet hook.


Fleur the Whale

Designed by Cara’s Creations, Fleur the Whale was crocheted with DK Weight Yarn [3] and a 2.5 mm (C) crochet hook. When complete Fleur the Whale measures approximately 15 cm long X 14 cm wide X 7 cm tall.


Squishy the Whale Pattern

Designed by Anonymous Crochet, this small sized whale was crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 5 mm (H) crochet hook. You can make Squishy with any yarn and matching hook.


Baby Blue Whale

Designed by Leonie Derendorp, this small blue whale was crocheted with DK Weight Yarn [3] and a 4 mm (G) crochet hook. This pattern is available as a free PDF download from Ravelry.


Baby Whale Toy

Designed by Clotilde Dhenaut, this baby whale toy was crocheted with DK Weight Yarn [3] and a 2.5 mm (C) crochet hook. When complete this project measures 4.7 inches long X 2.3 inches tall.


How to Crochet an Amigurumi Whale

Follow along with Robin, from Hooked by Robin, as she crochets her amigurumi whale. This whale crochet pattern is available for free on her blog and she has filmed a video tutorial to help you make it. For this project you will need a 4 mm (G) crochet hook and some Chunky Weight Yarn [5]. The pattern is written in USA Crochet Terms.



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Bring the beauty of the ocean to life with our amazing collection of free whale crochet patterns! Our collection features humpback whales, narwhals, orcas, blue whales, sperm whales, and belugas - perfect for turning your home into an underwater paradise.

Are you a crochet enthusiast and ocean-lover? Show your passion with a beautiful and unique whale creation! Whether you’re a beginner or a master, these free and easy crochet patterns are the perfect way to make your own majestic whale friend. Choose from blue, narwhal, orca, or humpback whales, and with nothing but yarn, a crochet hook, and the pattern, bring your marine masterpiece to life! Create a one-of-a-kind gift for someone special or keep it for yourself – either way you’ll be stitching your way to an amazing, homemade whale in no time.

About Rhondda Mol

Rhondda Mol, an Ontario, Canada-based professional crochet designer and blogger, is passionate about helping the online crochet community create amazing projects. Through her easy-to-follow patterns and tutorials, she aims to help fellow crocheters - regardless of their level of experience - make handmade items. She recently launched a second website, FreeCrochetTutorials.com, dedicated to providing free, indie-designed crochet patterns and tutorials, so anyone with the desire to learn how to crochet can reach their goals.

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