Halloween pumpkin bunting

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Halloween pumpkin bunting crochet pattern

Halloween pumpkin bunting crochet pattern

Thanks for checking out my Halloween pumpkin bunting crochet pattern. After making some crochet pumpkins I decided to make some bunting to match and decorate my home for Halloween. Although I used my bunting for Halloween it would also make a great decoration for thanksgiving and autumn/fall. Of course you can make as many or as little as you like. But I chose to make 6 for my bunting as it fitted my fireplace nicely.

Crochet pumpkin bunting description

The pumpkins measure 11cm wide and 9cm tall. The pumpkins can also be used as appliqués although they are a little puffy so you might like to add some toy stuffing underneath and have a 3D appliqué. The appliqués can be sewn onto almost any of your crochet creations to create an autumn/fall or Halloween theme. Some people have simply sewn on a hanging loop to make decorations, others have even sewn two pumpkins together to make a soft toy. Be sure to you tag me online to show me what you do with yours!

How to make them

The pumpkin bunting is crocheted out of DK, weight 3 yarn. On this occasion I used 3 different colour yarns, orange, mustard and brown, but you can of course use any colours you wish. Additionally I used a 4mm crochet hook for the pumpkin and after that a 3mm hook for the little leaf. The crochet pattern is easy skill level. To clarify you will need to know basic crochet stitches and you’ll also need to know how to increase and decrease. I’d also like to point out that this pattern involves very minimal sewing, you will need a tapestry needle to sew on the leaf.

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Free crochet pattern – Halloween pumpkin bunting

This free crochet pattern will help you create Halloween pumpkin bunting or 3D appliqué. You can purchase the crochet pattern in a advert free, printable pdf file from my Etsy or Ravelry store.

Halloween pumpkin bunting crochet pattern

Hook sizes

3mm crochet hook

4mm crochet hook

Yarn

DK 8ply yarn in 3 colours. I used ‘King Cole Pricewise DK’

A – Rust

B – Mustard

C – Brown

Click here to learn about yarn weights

Terminology

USA

Click here to translate to U.K. terminology

Gauge

Gauge is important as everyone crochets with a different tension. If your 2” swatch doesn’t match up you can change your hook size to suit your tension.

3mm hook – 2” x 2” = 12 rows of x 13 sc

4mm hook – 2” x 2” square = 7 rows of 9 hdc 

Pattern notes

I do not count chains in my stitch count

Numbers in brackets are the number of rounds/stitches in that round)

Stitches separated with a comma are to made in separate spaces eg. (sc, inc) would mean sc in first stitch then inc in next stitch

Pumpkin bunting abbreviations

Supplies

You will need the following supplies to complete the project (links will take you directly to my recommended supplies) 

– Crochet hooks 

– Tapestry needle

– DK yarn

– Stitch markers (optional)

– scissors

Halloween pumpkin bunting – free crochet pattern

Pumpkin

Completed size – H 9cm x W 11cm

Use yarn colour A (rust)

Hook size – 4mm

Round 1

ch x 6

2hdc in 2nd ch from hook,

hdc x 3,

5hdc in last ch,

hdc x 3 on opposite side

3hdc in last/first ch

sl st to join, ch 1 & turn

(16 sts)

Progress  pic

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Round 2

inc x3, hdc x3, inc x5, hdc x3, inc x2

sl st to join, ch 1 & turn

(26 sts)

Progress photo

Row 3

sl st x 1 into same st

(hdc, inc) x 5

ch 1 & turn

(15 sts)

Pumpkin progress photo

Row 4

hdc2tog, hdc x 11, hdc2tog

ch 1 & turn

(13 sts)

Crochet progress pic

Row 5

hdc2tog, hdc x 9, hdc2tog

ch 1 & turn

(11 sts)

Row 6

sc2tog, sc, hdc x 5, sc, sc2tog

ch 1 & turn

(9 sts)

Row 7

sc2tog, sc x2, hdc, sc x2, sc2tog

ch 1, don’t turn

(7 sts)

Pumpkin  crochet pic

Row 8

sl st x 10 across the top

(There should be 4 stitches in the gap between pumpkin sides)

(10 sts)

Crochet pumkin  progress

Rows 9 – 13

Rep rows 3-7 to make opposite side of pumpkin

(5 rows )

Pumpkin crochet pattern

Row 14

sl st x 16 across the bottom

Fasten off and weave in ends

(16 sts)

Crochet tutorial

Stump

Use yarn colour C (brown)

Hook size 4mm

Attach yarn in the 4 st gap at the top of the pumpkin

Pumpkin stump

Row 1 & 2

sc x 4

Ch 1 & turn

(2 rows of 4 sts)

Row 3

sc2tog x 2

Fasten off & weave in ends

(2 rows of 4 sts)

Leaf

Use yarn colour B (mustard)

Hook size – 3mm

Round 1

ch 5 & start in 2nd ch from the hook

sc, hdc, dc

(dc, hdc, dc, hdc, dc) in last ch

dc, hdc (opposite side)

2sc in first/last ch

ch 3 and sl st into next sp

Fasten off & leave tail for sewing

Sew leaf onto pumpkin

(12 sts)

Pumpkin leaf

Bunting assembly

Repeat the pattern to make extra pumpkins alternating colours A & B (Rust & mustard)

Using a tapestry needle and yarn C (Brown) loosely sew through the stumps of the pumpkins so they are able to slide across yarn.

Halloween pumpkin bunting crochet pattern

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