Crocheted Banana
Beginner | 32 min 29 sec
Crochet designer Twinkie Chan, beloved for her sugary snack-themed accessories, goes au natural for Creativebug with this crocheted banana. Easy enough for the beginning crocheter but with enough subtle details to maintain interest, you’ll learn skills and tricks that make crocheting 3D objects a breeze. This banana will stitch up in less than an hour and is perfect for a play kitchen or a decorative fruity spread.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Yellow worsted weight yarn (Red Heart Super Saver in Bright Yellow) – approx. 40 yards
  • Brown worsted weigh yarn (Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice in Chocolate) – approx. 3 yards
  • H8/5.00mm crochet hook
  • Scissors
  • Tapestry needle
  • Straight pins
  • Polyester stuffing
  • Wooden stick or pencil to use with stuffing
Learn how to:
  • Work in the round with magic circle
  • Single crochet
  • Slip stitch
  • Change yarn colors invisibly
  • Increase in single crochet
  • Invisible decrease
What you’ll get:
  • Step-by-step expert instruction from Twinkie Chan on crocheting a banana
  • A quick video lesson you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supplies list and downloadable PDF pattern ($8 value)
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
74 users recommended this class to a friend
Cheryl Fallon
Good class! I thought the demonstration was a little confusing and she could have gone a little slower but all in all it was a fun make!
More than 3 months ago
Adorable and great instruction by Twinkie.
More than 3 months ago
Meg Fairchild
Having the video was very helpful for some of the techniques that would have been difficult to decipher from written instructions. Can’t wait to put the finishing touches on my banana!
More than 3 months ago