Easy Donut Axolotl Amigurumi Free Pattern - Anvi’s Granny Handicrafts

Easy Crochet Donut Axolotl Amigurumi Free Pattern For Beginners

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Today I am super excited to bring you one of my favorite amigurumi crochet designs, the Axolotl Donut Amigurumi free pattern. Imagine a cute little Axolotl aka the Mexican walking fish but in a fun donut shape. I absolutely loved creating this crochet axolotl free pattern and I hope you enjoy creating it too.

Not to worry if you’re just a beginner in crocheting, because this crochet pattern is beginner-friendly with easy to follow step by step tutorial. And the best thing about this crochet salamander amigurumi pattern is that it’s totally free. So that means you can learn how to crochet axolotl donut toy from this pattern free of charge and create a cute little Axolotl donut amigurumi keychain or bag charm, which is the perfect gift for any animal lover.

The crochet axolotl donut crochet pattern is an easy and quick make, which means it is a great choice for yarn stash-busting or last-minute gift-giving crochet ideas. Especially, no-sew is required to finish the cute crochet axolotl donut! I hope among other crochet food amigurumi designs, you will love and enjoy crocheting my yummy and adorable salamander donut amigurumi. The only thing I know is that you will love the crochet axolotl donut pattern-free as much as I do! Have fun!

Another kawaii axolotl amigurumi pattern that you would love to crochet.



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I am sure that you also love my other cute and easy amigurumi free crochet patterns for beginners: Kawaii Axolotl, Ganesha, Pumpkin, Christmas Baby Yoda ornament, Christmas Among Us Santa, Multifunctional Ear Saver, Zodiac CAL series. Please being stick to the site while you are crocheting to support me so that I can create more free patterns and video tutorials.

In case you are new to amigurumi, check my Ultimate guide to amigurumi for beginners before you start to follow my free crochet Christmas ornament patterns.

Some techniques that you need in this project:

Make Magic Ring (MR)

Basic crochet stitches for amigurumi

Increase and invisible decrease crochet

How to finish the amigurumi part neatly

How to crochet with multiple strands from one yarn ball


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Abbreviations (I use symbol abbreviations based on US term)

You might not use all the abbreviations in the amigurumi crochet pattern but I still want to show you all just to refer. They are all easy to remember and follow.

MR: magic ring
CH: chain
X – sc: Single crochet
T -hdc: half double crochet
F – dc: double crochet
E – tr: Triple crochet
V – inc: Increase (make 2 stitches in 1 stitch)

W – 3 sts in samet st: (make 3 stitches in 1 stitch)
A – dec: Decrease (make 1 stitch from 2 stitches)

M – make 1st from 3sts: Decrease (make 1 stitch from 3 stitches)
TV, FV, EV – hdcinc, dcinc, trinc: Increase with half double crochet, double crochet, and triple crochet
TA, FA, EA – hdcdec, dcdec, trdec: Decrease with half double crochet, double crochet, and triple crochet
BLO: Back loop only
FLO: Front loop only
SS – ss: slip stitch
FO: Fasten off
St/Sts: Stitch/Stitches



Materials and tools

  • DK yarn in cream, light pink and dark pink
  • 2.5mm hook
  • Yarn needle
  • Scissors
  • Polyfill
  • Stitch marker

Video Review – Easy Crochet Axolotl Donut

If you are not so sure to start crocheting the cute axolotl donut amigurumi, look at this video. Please do not forget to follow my Youtube Channel for more free amigurumi video tutorials, pattern reviews, and more.

Axolotl Donut Amigurumi Crochet Free Pattern

Part 1 – Donut crochet pattern

Pink yarn

1) 18CH, SS to join the round,18X (18) 

2) (2X, V) *6 (24)

3) (3X, V)*6 (30)

4) (4X, V) *6 (36)

5) (5X, V) *6 (42)

6) (6X, V) *6 (48)

7) (7X, V) *6 (54)

8-10) 54X (54)

Do not cut the yarn

Part 2 – AXOLOTL ANIMAL Donut crochet pattern

Cream yarn

1) Insert the yarn at the first st of R1-Part 1, 18X (18)

2-10) Same as Part 1

Pull the inside out.


Use the pink yarn to continue. Stuff on the go. 

11) Crochet through both opposite sts of Part 1 and Part 2: 54X (54)

ANTENNAE – crochet salamander DONUT AMIGURUMI

Insert cream yarn at the last st of R11

[5CH, (crochet at the second loop from hook X, 3T), SS to the next st, 3SS]*2, 5CH, (crochet at the second loop from hook X, 3T), SS to the next st. FO. 

Insert dark pink yarn at the first antenna

(3CH, SS at the next st)*35 around all the antennae 

Skip 12 sts on the donut and start the opposite antennae 


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