Airplane Crochet Lovey Free Crochet Pattern

Let’s take flight with a new little one. Babies will love this airplane crochet lovey pattern. This free crochet pattern will walk you through how to make an airplane crochet lovey or just make the airplane as a little crochet toy.

Below you will find the complete pattern and instructional photos for this Airplane Crochet Lovey pattern. You will also find all the materials, stitches, gauge, and sizing information.

Make an Airplane crochet lovey for a baby shower gift. This free crochet pattern will walk you through how to make this cute crochet lovey.

Airplane Lovey to Take Up Up and Away

My brother-in-law is training to be a pilot and it just seemed like airplanes would be the perfect theme for the crochet gifts for my little nephew. Now the little boy can pretend to fly like his dad with his little airplane lovey.

Make an Airplane crochet lovey for a baby shower gift. This free crochet pattern will walk you through how to make this cute crochet lovey.

A Lovey or just a Toy

This pattern can be used to crochet a cute airplane lovey or just make a few of the airplane toppers to give as gifts. They make a wonderful little toy that can be given as a birthday gift or stocking stuffers.

Make an Airplane crochet lovey for a baby shower gift. This free crochet pattern will walk you through how to make this cute crochet lovey.

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Materials Needed

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1.6 oz or 80 yds of Red Heart Super Saver, Light Blue
0.8 oz or 40 yds of Red Heart Super Saver, Burgundy
0.8 oz or 40 yds of Red Heart Super Saver, Soft Navy
0.3 oz or 15 yds of Red Heart Super Saver, Soft White
Size H 5mm Crochet Hook
Crochet Hook, Size E, 3.5mm
Polyfil
Locking Stitch Markers
Yarn Needle
Scissors
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Stitches and Abbreviations

CH – Chain
SC – Single Crochet
DC – Double Crochet
SC2TOG – Single Crochet 2 Stitches Together
SLST – Slip Stitch
ST(s) – Stitch(es)

Gauge and Size

Gauge: 7 DC X 4 Rows = 2 inches
Airplane: 4.5 inches long and 6 inches wide.
Lovey Base: 17 inches square.

Special Stitches

SC2TOG – Single Crochet 2 Stitches Together – Insert your hook into the next stitch, yarn over, pull the loop through the hook (2 loops on hook), insert hook into the following stitch, yarn over, pull the loop through the hook, (3 loops on the hook) yarn over and pull the first loop through all the loops on the hook. Your decrease is complete.

Airplane Crochet Lovey

Notes:
-Written in US terms.
– I do not count my CH2, turning chain, as a stitch.
– The Lovey base is worked in joined rounds.
– The Airplane body, wings, and window are worked in continuous rounds.

Make an Airplane crochet lovey for a baby shower gift. This free crochet pattern will walk you through how to make this cute crochet lovey.

Solid Granny Square Lovey Base

With Light Blue Yarn.

Row 1: Make a Magic Circle, CH2, Work 2 DC into Magic Circle, *CH2, Work 3 DC into Magic Circle* repeat from *to* a total of 3 times. CH2, Work a DC into Magic Circle. SLST to first DC. (12 DC)
Alternative Row 1: CH5, SLST to first CH, CH2, Work 2 DC into CH Ring, *CH2, Work 3 DC into CH Ring* repeat from *to* a total of 3 times. CH2, Work a DC into CH Ring. SLST to first DC. (12 DC)

Row 2: CH2, DC in next 2 STS, *Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 3 STs* *to* a total of 3 times. Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in last ST. SLST to first DC. (28 DC)

Row 3: CH2, DC in next 4 STS, *Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 7 STs* *to* a total of 3 times. Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 3 STs. SLST to first DC. (44 DC)

Row 4: CH2, DC in next 6 STS, *Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 11 STs* *to* a total of 3 times. Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 5 STs. SLST to first DC. (60 DC)

Row 5: CH2, DC in next 8 STS, *Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 15 STs* *to* a total of 3 times. Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 7 STs. SLST to first DC. (76 DC)

Row 6: CH2, DC in next 10 STS, *Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 19 STs* *to* a total of 3 times. Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 9 STs. SLST to first DC. (92 DC)

Row 7: CH2, DC in next 12 STS, *Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 23 STs* *to* a total of 3 times. Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 11 STs. SLST to first DC. (108 DC)

Row 8: CH2, DC in next 14 STS, *Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 27 STs* *to* a total of 3 times. Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 13 STs. SLST to first DC. (124 DC)

Row 9: CH2, DC in next 16 STS, *Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 31 STs* *to* a total of 3 times. Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 15 STs. SLST to first DC. (140 DC)

Row 10: CH2, DC in next 18 STS, *Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 35 STs* *to* a total of 3 times. Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 17 STs. SLST to first DC. (156 DC)

Change yarn color to Red.

Row 11: CH2, DC in next 20 STS, *Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 39 STs* *to* a total of 3 times. Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 19 STs. SLST to first DC. (172 DC)

Row 12: CH2, DC in next 22 STS, *Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 43 STs* *to* a total of 3 times. Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 21 STs. SLST to first DC. (188 DC)

Change yarn color to White.

Row 13: CH2, DC in next 24 STS, *Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 47 STs* *to* a total of 3 times. Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 23 STs. SLST to first DC. (204 DC)

Change yarn color to Dark Blue.

Row 14: CH2, DC in next 26 STS, *Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 51 STs* *to* a total of 3 times. Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 25 STs. SLST to first DC. (220 DC)

Rows 15: CH2, DC in next 28 STS, *Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 55 STs* *to* a total of 3 times. Work (2DC, CH2, 2DC) into CH2 space, DC in next 27 STs. SLST to first DC. (220 DC)

Fasten off and weave in your ends.

Make an Airplane crochet lovey for a baby shower gift. This free crochet pattern will walk you through how to make this cute crochet lovey.

Airplane Body

With Red.

Row 1: Work 6 SC into a Magic Circle.
Alternative Row 1: CH2, Work 6 SC into second CH from Hook.

Row 2: *Work 2 SC into next ST* repeat from *to* a total of 6 times. (12)

Row 3: *SC in next 3 STs, 2SC in next ST* repeat from *to* a total of 3 times. (15)

Row 4: *SC in next 4 STs, 2SC in next ST* repeat from *to* a total of 3 times. (18)

Row 5: *SC in next 5 STs, 2SC in next ST* repeat from *to* a total of 3 times. (21)

Row 6-16: SC in next 21 STs.

Row 17: *SC in next 5 STs, SC2TOG* repeat from *to* a total of 3 times. (18)

Row 18: *SC in next 4 STs, SC2TOG* repeat from *to* a total of 3 times. (15)

Row 19: *SC in next 3 STs, SC2TOG* repeat from *to* a total of 3 times. (12)

Rows 20: *SC in next 2 STs, SC2TOG* repeat from *to* a total of 3 times. (9)

Row 21: SC in next 4 STS, Work 3SC in next ST, SC in next 4 STs. (11)

Row 22: SC in next 5 STS, Work 3SC in next ST, SC in next 5 STs. (13)

Row 23: SC in next 6 STS, Work 3SC in next ST, SC in next 6 STs. (15)

Row 24: SC in next 7 STS, Work 3SC in next ST, SC in next 7 STs. (17)

Row 25: SC in next 8 STS, Work 3SC in next ST, SC in next 8 STs. (19)

Row 26: SC in next 9 STS, Work 3SC in next ST, SC in next 9 STs. (21)

Row 27: SLST to next ST, SLST to next ST. (To smooth out edge)

Fasten off leaving a long yarn end to sew the plane shut. Stuff the front section of the airplane body then fold the last row flat and whip stitch it shut.

Airplane Cockpit Window

With White.

Row 1: Work 6 SC into a Magic Circle. (6)
Alternative Row 1: CH2, Work 6 SC into second CH from the hook. (6)

Row 2: *Work 2 SC into next ST* repeat from *to* a total of 6 times. (12)

Row 3: *SC in next 3 STs, 2SC in next ST* repeat from *to* a total of 3 times. (15)

Row 4: SC in next 15 STs.

Row 5: SLST to next ST. SLST to next ST. (This smoothes out the edge.)

Fasten off and leave a long yarn end to use to sew to the body of the airplane.

When sewing, you can use sewing straight pins to hold the piece in place.

Lightly stuff the window piece and sew it to the top of the airplane body.

Airplane Wings (Make 2)

CH 3 With Dark Blue.

Row 1: Work 2SC into second CH from hook, Work 4SC into next CH. (This will create a round edge that will allow you to work into the opposite side of the CH.) Work 2SC into opposite side of starting CH. (8SC)

Row 2: Work 2SC in next ST, SC in next 2 STs, Work 2SC in next 2 STs, SC in next 2 STs, Work 2SC in next ST. (12 SC)

Rows 3-5: SC in next 12 STs.

Row 6: SC in next ST, Work 2SC in next ST, SC in next 10 STs. (13 SC)

Row 7: SC in next 13 STs.

Row 8: SC in next 2 STs, Work 2SC in next ST, SC in next 10 STs. (14 SC)

Row 9: SC in next 14 STs.

Row 10: SC in next 3 STs, Work 2SC in next ST, SC in next 10 STs. (15 SC)

Row 11: SC in next 15 STs. SLST to next ST.

Fasten off and leaving a long yarn end to sew the wings to the body of the plane.

Make an Airplane crochet lovey for a baby shower gift. This free crochet pattern will walk you through how to make this cute crochet lovey.

Stuff the wings and sew one wing to each side of the airplane. One side of the wing is slightly slanted, that side should go towards the nose of the plane.

Now you just need to sew the airplane to the center of the lovey base. Make sure to sew it several times to make it secure. Tie a knot and weave in all the yarn ends.

Now your Airplane Crochet Lovey is complete and ready to be enjoyed. They work up fast and make a great gift.

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Make an Airplane crochet lovey for a baby shower gift. This free crochet pattern will walk you through how to make this cute crochet lovey.
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