Octopus Granny Square Crochet Pattern - Ocean Afghan Series

The Octopus is the 14th square of my Ocean Afghan. To find all the information about this Afghan click here.

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This little purple octopus was so fun to make! Only one more design to go, and the ocean afghan will be complete! If you don't want to miss out be sure to follow me on social media and/or sign up for my mailing list on the side bar!

Worsted weight yarn in Light Purple
G hook
6mm safety eyes (can be substituted by sewing on with black yarn)
Tapestry needle and scissors

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Round 1: Magic ring, 10HDC into ring, join to first HDC
Round 2: Chain 1, 2HDC into each stitch, join to first HDC
Round 3: Chain 1, Sc in next 7 stitches, 2HDC into next 3 stitches, DC, 2DC, DC, 2DC, 2 HDC into next 3 stitches, SC into last 3 stitches, join to first SC, do not fasten off

*Chain 9, working your way back up the chain - SC into second chain from hook and into next 3 stitches, HCD in next 2 stitches, DC in last 2 stitches, join to space where you started the chain (see picture)
Slip stitch into next stitch on the body, repeat from * for three more tentacles. Fasten off and leave tail for sewing onto granny square.

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1 comment

  1. Yes, I love this one, too! Quickly becoming my next afghan to do when I can get some yarn. My granddaughters would love this! Thank you so much for designing and sharing!