Details for the Santa Gonk crochet pattern
This is the base crochet pattern for A Gonk’s Journey – a collection of free outfit crochet patterns for Santa Gonk.
Add some festive cheer to the home with a cute Santa Gonk. You can also make a Gonk for any occasion just by changing the colours, or even make a fun hairy Gonk.
- Yarn Weight: UK Chunky/US Bulky
- Hook Size: 6mm
- Size: Finished Gonk measures approx. 17cm tall
This pattern can be made with any yarn size, keep to the same size yarn for each colour. The yarn size you choose will determine the size of your finished Gonk.
To crochet this Gonk Christmas ornament, you will need
For Santa Gonk: Red, White, Black and a skin tone yarn – less than a 150yds of each needed
Toy stuffing (Polyester fibre filling)
Yarn needle & Scissors
Optional weight pouch:
Approx. 100g of dry rice or poly pellets and a nylon stocking
Other weights can be used instead
Paintbox Yarns Simply Chunky 100% acrylic yarn available at LoveCrochet.com. This is an affiliate link. Colours: Ballet Pink (352) for the skin tone, Pillar Red (314), Paper White (300), Pure Black (301)
For my Hairy Gonk, I have used Luxe Fur by King Cole in Beaver (1039) also available from LoveCrochet.com. Full instructions for the Hairy Gonk can be found at the end of the Santa Gonk pattern