If you collect frogs or know someone that does, it can be hard to find unique items. Instead of searching countless stores for a mass-made gift, get creative and make one of these knit frog patterns.
Frogs represent fertility, prosperity, and good luck. They are celebrated by cultures around the world. They are intriguing creatives that are adored by children as well as adults.
15 Frog Knitting Patterns
Below are 15 fun and whimsical knit frog patterns. We are certain we have included a pattern that you will love to knit.
1. Froggy toy knitting patterns
Froggy is so cute. Those big eyes and round body will surely bring a smile to anyone’s face.
This is a very easy knitting pattern that can be completed by a beginner. All the pieces are knitted flat (back and forth) on a pair of straight single-pointed knitting needles. The knit frog pattern uses cast on and off, knit, purl, work a kfb increase, and k2tog decrease, and sew seams. Finished it measures 3.15 inches (8 cm) tall.
STITCHES YOU WILL USE
The stitch techniques that must be used in doing this project are:
- K2tog decrease
- Kfb increase
2. Tea Cosy Frog Knitting Pattern by TeaCosyFolk
Do you collect frogs? If so, you need this frog tea cosy. This little critter is sitting with his head held high. And the webbed feet add an extra special touch.
The knit frog pattern suggests using Stylecraft Special DK yarn. It is knitted with double thickness yarn to keep the tea hot. Cat eyes are set horizontal to create the froggy eyes. The cosy will fit a medium-sized teapot that holds 6 to 8 cups or 2 pints.
3. Knitting Pattern for Frog Washcloth or Afghan Square by DaisyAndStorm
Use this knit frog pattern to make a dishcloth, washcloth, or blanket squares. The subtle design works best with plain coloured yarn.
With this PDF download, you get a chart and an easy-to-follow written pattern. The skills required include cast on, cast off, knit, and purl.
4. Knitted Frog Suit with Hood by Alison Jenkins
Knit this all-in-one outfit to keep your baby warm from head to toe. It features soft knitted frog eyes on the hood and knitted bobbles along the sleeves.
The free frog knitting pattern includes 3 sizes: 0-3 months, 3-6 months, and 6-12 months. You will need a pair of size 3 (3.25 mm) needles, a pair of size 6 (4 mm) needles, and size 3 (3.25 mm) circular needles.
5. Fatal Frog Knit Pattern by AnimalKnitdom
Not all frogs are big and green. Some of the world’s smallest frogs come in all different colours. And they are poisonous.
There are three frogs included in this knit frog pattern. They are the golden dart frog, the strawberry dart frog, and the green and black dart frog. There are also directions to make the lotus leaf and a little golden crown.
6. Soft Toad Toy Knitting Pattern by KrohshayAndSuch
If you are looking for a knit frog pattern to make a plush doll as a gift. This one is awesome. How cute is this big frog?
The pattern uses DK / 8 ply yarn. This finished toad measures approximately 6.5 inches (16 cm) in length.
7. Knitted Frog Baby Booties Pattern by taralillian
These adorable baby booties will surely be a hit. They are perfect for the spring and fall. They can be worn alone or with socks.
The knit frog pattern creates a pair of boots that are sized to fit 6 months up to one year old. The knitting skill level is intermediate. You will need to know how to increase and decrease, as well as knitting in the round on double pointed needles.
We have more cute baby booties for your little one, check them out here.
8. Baby Sweater Frog Knitting Pattern by KnutsForKnits
Here is a cute baby set that features a frog on the front panel. You can add a frog button to the matching striped hat.
Both patterns are knit with worsted weight yarn. The download includes detailed instructions with pictures, a chart, and a schematic with measurements.
9. Hop-a-Long Cloth by Elaine Fitzpatrick
Here is a free frog knitting pattern. The washcloth measures approximately 7.25 inches X 7.75 inches.
It is made using worsted weight cotton in a solid colour and size US Size 5 or 6 needles. To make the cloth, you will only need to know knit and purl.
10. Kermit Knit Pattern by NerdyByNatureUS
You can create a Kermit the frog square by only adding two simple eyes. The knit frog pattern can be used to make a washcloth, dishtowel, or Afghan square.
Finished, the square measures approximately 12 inches x 12 inches. It requires the use of medium weight yarn and 4 mm needles.
11. Knitted Frog Baby Hat Pattern by LittleRedWindow
Here is a super fun baby frog hat. It has huge googly eyes and a pink tongue. This hat is perfect for both boys and girls. So, you can have several of these hats ready for baby showers.
This PDF knit frog pattern contains instructions for sizes: 0-3 months, 6 months, 12 months and 2T+. It uses worsted weight yarn in green, pink, white and black. It is knit on size US 7 circular 16 inch needles and size US 7 double pointed needles.
12. Frog – Knit a Teddy from Knitateddy
This sweet frog is part of the Knitables ‘Knit a Teddy’ collection. This means you can knit some adorable outfits and accessories too!
The knit frog pattern has clear row-by-row instructions and lots of photographs. It uses knit, purl, cast on and off, increase and decrease, change colours and sew seams. All pieces are knitted flat on straight needles.
13. Kiss Me Fingerless Gloves by Dorothy Moule
If you like to add a touch of fun to your winter wardrobe, these fingerless gloves will surely do the trick.
The pattern includes written instructions along with charts. There are three sizes: small, medium, and large.
14. Jeremiah the Blanket Buddy Knitting Pattern by TheByrdsNest
This Jeremiah blanket buddy is perfect for a baby. It makes a fantastic security blanket.
The Jeremiah’s blanket is knit flat. It measures approximately 11 inches x 11 inches. Jeremiah is knit in the round. The techniques used include knitting flat, knitting in the round, 3 needle bind off, standard increases, and decreases.
15. Frog and Toad Five Years Knitting Pattern by amarinalevin
This frog and toad knitting pattern is for a hand-knit sweater. It would make the perfect gift for a five-year-old Frog and Toad enthusiast. The front of the sweater features Frog and Toad launching a purple kite.
On the back is a golden snake emerging from his cave while the duo is running away. Each sleeve also features a character.
The pattern has written directions, materials lists, and full colour charts to enlarge. Finished, the sweater measures 18 inches high and 32 inches around. The sleeves are 16.5 inches long.
ARE YOU TIRED OF MAKING THE SAME OLD BORING DESIGNS? CHANGE UP YOUR ROUTINE AND TRY A KNIT FROG PATTERN.
If you love frogs and toads as much as we do, do not wait any longer. Get started on your favourite knit frog pattern today. And place it where you and your loved ones can easily see your finished product, so it can brighten up your day whenever you are having a rough time.
There are also some cultures, such as in modern culture, wherein frog is associated with healing and good fortune in business.
Thus, this knit frog is perfect for a housewarming gift, especially for your loved ones who use to run a business as it can bring more luck. And since you knit it yourself, it becomes more special for them.