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Chunky Bumpkin Beginner Crochet Pumpkin Pattern

Chunky Bumpkin Crochet Pumpkins


Fall is just around the corner, and what better way to embrace the season than by decorating your home with adorable crocheted pumpkins? I'm excited to introduce my latest pattern, the Chunky Bumpkin crochet pumpkin pattern! With its Bulky (6) weight yarn and a K/6.5mm hook, this pattern works up quickly, allowing you to create beautiful pumpkins in four different sizes: Mini, Medium, Large, and Tall. Let's dive into the details and get ready to fill your home, your markets, and your friends homes with festive autumn charm! Trust me, this pattern is addictive and once you start, you'll want to make it in every color and size!

Materials Needed:

Before you start crocheting your Chunky Bumpkin pumpkins, make sure you have the following materials ready:

- Bulky (6) weight yarn in your favorite pumpkin color. Choose a warm, autumn hue to create that cozy fall vibe.

- K/6.5mm crochet hook

- Poly-fil stuffing to give your pumpkins a plump and squishy appearance.

- Pumpkin Stems: Faux leather stems can be purchased at, or you can get creative and make your own unique stems.

- A yarn needle for weaving in ends and assembling the pieces.

- Scissors for trimming excess yarn

Pumpkin Stems

The Pattern:

The Chunky Bumpkin crochet pumpkin pattern is designed with crocheters of all skill levels in mind, especially those of us with a bit of a short attention span. These work up so quickly and whether you're a beginner or an experienced pro, you'll find joy in bringing these pumpkins to life. The pattern includes step-by-step instructions, picture tutorials, and even video links to help you along the way.

Four Sizes to Choose From:

One of the highlights of the Chunky Bumpkin pattern is its versatility. You can make pumpkins in four different sizes to suit your decor preferences. From the adorable Mini Bumpkin that fits in the palm of your hand to the majestic Tall Bumpkin that stands tall and proud, there's a size for every spot in your home.

The FREE version, available HERE comes in one size, or purchase the FULL version, available HERE at a discount through Friday, August 4, 2023 on Ravelry and Etsy.

Quick and Fun:

With the use of bulky yarn and a larger hook, the Chunky Bumpkin works up surprisingly fast. It's an ideal project for those cozy evenings when you want to unwind and let your creativity flow. Plus, since it's a seasonal pattern, you can make several pumpkins in various sizes and colors to create a charming pumpkin patch display. You can create an adorable pumpkin stack or just a beautiful matching set.

Pink Pumpkin Stack

Deck Your Home:

Crochet pumpkins are a fantastic way to add warmth and character to your home during the autumn season. Place them on your mantel, scatter them across your dining table as a centerpiece, or even hang them as delightful decorations. These pumpkins will undoubtedly bring smiles to your family and guests.

Blue and White pumpkins on a book shelf


Get ready to embrace the beauty of fall with the Chunky Bumpkin crochet pumpkin pattern. With its quick and easy construction, four sizes (in the full version), and charming results, this pattern is perfect for both beginners and experienced crocheters. So, gather your materials, follow the step-by-step instructions, and enjoy the process of creating your very own Chunky Bumpkin pumpkin collection. Happy crocheting and have a wonderful autumn season filled with creativity and joy!

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