Sugarbell the Cat Cupcake Crochet Pattern

Updated: Jul 17

What's cuter than cats and cupcakes--A CAT CUPCAKE! Meet Sugarbell, the sweetest little thing you'll ever meet.


This is a beginner friendly Amigurumi pattern. It makes the perfect gift for any occasion.


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Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Amigurumi Crochet Pattern

Copyright Disclaimer: This is a crochet pattern created by Yarn Ami Crochet from designer Mi Pham. This pattern is for personal, non-commercial use only and is subject to copyright. This pattern cannot be sold, distributed, reposted or copied in any form. You may sell finished products made from this design, but please give credit to the designer. A link to the designer website, shops, or Instagram page would be greatly appreciated. Thank you!


Sugarbell is a sweet cupcake who loves to surprise her friends with sparkles and smiles. She only wishes that everyone be happy.

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Pattern Level: Beginner


Finished Product Height: 6-8 cm


Note: Gauging is not important for most amigurumi. Your finished product will vary depending on yarn weight and hook size. This pattern is worked in continuous rounds unless specified otherwise.


Materials


Crochet Abbreviations

(written in US terms)


Row Specifies row number (worked until end of row; chain 1 or 2 and turn)

Rnd Specifies round number (worked in a continuous spiral)

MR Magic Ring/Magic Circle

Ch Chain

St or Sts Stitch or Stitches

Sc Single Crochet

Hdc Half Double Crochet

Inc Increase (2 single crochet in 1 stitch)

Dec Invisible Decrease (2 single crochet together)

Sl St Slip Stitch

{ BLO } Back Loops Only

Sk Skip

FO Fasten Off

(...) x repeat pattern in brackets number of times indicated

[...] number of stitches in the row


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Instructions


Cupcake

With color B;

Rnd 1. Sc 6 in MR [6]

Rnd 2. (Inc) x 6 [12]

Rnd 3. (Sc 1, inc) x 6 [18]

Rnd 4. (Sc 1, inc, sc 1) x 6 [24]

Rnd 5. (Sc 3, inc) x 6 [30]

Rnd 6. (Sc 2, inc, sc 2) x 6 [36]

Rnd7. (Sc 5, inc) x 6 [42]

Rnd 8. Sc around [42]

Rnd 9. (Sc 5, inc, sc 9, inc, sc 5) x 2 [46]

Rnd 10. Sc around [46]

Rnd 11. (Sc 10, inc, sc 11, inc) x 2 [50]

Rnd 12. Sc around [50]

Rnd 13. (Sc 6, inc, sc 11, inc, sc 6) x 2 [54]

Rnd 14. Sc around [54]

Rnd 15. (Sc 3, dec) x 10, sc 2, dec [43]

Rnd 16. (Sc 9, dec) x 3, sc 8, dec [39]

Rnd 17-20. Sc around [39] (4 rounds total)

Rnd 21. (Sc 1, dec) x 13 [26]

Start to stuff the top of the cupcake.

Mold the round areas between rounds 14 and 15 until smooth.

Rnd 22. (dec, sc 1) x 8, dec [17]

Finish stuffing the cupcake generously until plump (see photo A).

Rnd 23. (Sc 1, dec) x 5, dec [11]

Rnd 24. Dec 5 times, sk last st [6]

Sew the hole closed and weave in ends (see photo B).

Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Body

Cupcake Icing

With color W;

Rnd 1. Sc 6 in MR [6]

Rnd 2. (Inc) x 6 [12]

Rnd 3. (Sc 1, inc) x 6 [18]

Rnd 4. (Sc 1, inc, sc 1) x 6 [24]

Rnd 5. (Sc 3, inc) x 6 [30]

Rnd 6. (Sc 2, inc, sc 2) x 6 [36]

Rnd 7. (Sc 4, inc, sc 4) x 4 [40]

Rnd 8. Sc 9, inc, sc 19, inc, sc 10 [42]

Rnd 9. (Sc 5, inc, sc 9, inc, sc 5) x 2 [46]

Rnd 10. Sc around [46]

Rnd 11. (Sc 11, inc, sc 11) x 2 [48]

Rnd 12. (Hdc, dc-inc, hdc, sl st) x 12 [60] (see photo A)

Invisible FO and leave a very long tail to sew on cupcake later.

Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Icing

Muzzle

With color W;

Rnd 1. In MR, (sc 2, hdc 2) x 2 [8] (see photo A)

Invisible FO and leave long tail to sew on face later (see photo B).

Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Muzzle

Ears (make 2)

With color W;

Rnd 1. Sc 3 in MR [3]

Rnd 2. (Inc) x 3 [6]

Rnd 3. (Inc, sc 2) x 2 [8]

Rnd 4. (Inc, sc 3, inc, sc 2, inc [11]

Fold the ear in half. Do not stuff.

FO and leave long tail to sew on top of head later (see photo C).

Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Ears

Heart

With color PP;

Rnd 1. Create a MR but do not pull tight (we will place one eye in between the hole at the end). In MR, ch 2, dc 2, hdc 2, ch 1, dc, ch 1, hdc 2, dc 2, ch 2, sl st [16] (see photos A-D)

Invisible FO and weave in tail of MR. Leave the other long tail to sew on face later (see photo E).

Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Heart Eye
Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Heart Eye

Strawberry (Leaves)

With color M;

Rnd 1. Ch 1 in MR and ch 4 more from the ch (not in MR). From 2nd ch on hook, sc 3. Sc 1 in MR* (see photos A-D)

*This completes one leaf. Repeat 4 more times (See photos E-H).

FO and leave long tail to sew onto strawberry body.

Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Strawberry Leaves
Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Strawberry Leaves

Strawberry (Body)

With color PP;

Rnd 1. Sc 5 in MR [5]

Rnd 2. Inc, (sc 1, inc) x 2 [8]

Rnd 3. (Sc 3, inc) x 2 [10]

Rnd 4. (Sc 4, inc) x 2 [12]

Rnd 5. (Sc 3, inc) x 3 [15]

Rnd 6. Sc around [15]

Rnd 7. (Sc 6, inc, sc 7, inc) [17]

Rnd 8. Sc around [17]

Rnd 9. Sc 1, dec, (sc 4, dec) x 2 [14]

Rnd 10. (Dec) x 7 [7]

FO and sew the hole closed (see photo A).

With color W yarn, sew on seeds (1 sc length) all around the strawberry body (see photo B).

Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Strawberry

Sew leaves on strawberry body. FO and weave in ends (see photos C, D).

Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Strawberry Body Leaves

Cupcake Liner - Part 1 (Bottom)

With color P;

Rnd 1. Sc 8 in MR [8]

Rnd 2. (Inc) x 8 [16] (carry the tail of the MR along to hide it)

Rnd 3. (Sc 1, inc) x 8 [24]

Rnd 4. (Sc 1, inc, sc 1) x 8 [32]

Rnd 5. (Sc 3, inc) x 8 [40]

Invisible FO and weave in ends. If you did not previously carry the tail of the MR then weave end in now to hide it (see photos A-C).

Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Liner

Cupcake Liner - Part 2 (Sides)

Note: This part will be worked using a variation of the crochet ribbing stitch, which is worked in rows. Watch out for which stitches are worked in BLO indicated in { BLO... }.

With color P;

Row 1. Ch 11. { BLO: From third ch on hook, hdc 3, sc 6 } [9] (see photos A-C)

Row 2. Ch 1, turn. { BLO: Sc 8 }, sc 1 in both loops of last st [7] (see photos D-H)

Row 3. Ch 2, turn. { BLO: From third ch on hook, hdc 3, sc 5 }, sc 1 in both loops of last st [7] (see photos I-L)

Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Liner
Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Liner
Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Liner

Row 4-40. Repeat rows 2 and 3 18 more times. Repeat rows 2 one more time (37 rows for this step, 40 rows total)

Leave long tail to sew onto cupcake bottom (see photo M & Assembly Instructions).

Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Liner

Assembly

1. Sew the cupcake liner sides together using a whip stitch (top and bottom of the shorter side).

2. Attach the liner on top of the cupcake liner bottom and sew together (each raised stitch and beveled stitch of the sides will match evenly with the 40 stitches of the bottom liner) (see photos A-F).

Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Assembly Instructions Liner
Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Assembly Instructions Liner

3. Sew ears on either side of the icing starting on round 3 or 4 (see photo G).

4. Embroider the nose and mouth onto the muzzle. To make a soft curved smile, leave the stitch loose and gently pull it down (tip: use fabric glue to hold it in place) (see photo H).

Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Assembly Instructions Icing

5. Sew the muzzle in between the ears (below row 7) (alternatively you can use fabric glue) (see photo K).

6. Wedge one eye through the middle of the heart piece and attach it to the icing on one side of the muzzle (between rounds 9 and 10). Attach the other eye on the other side of the muzzle (see photos I-K).

7. Finish face details by adding two black whiskers in either side of the face. Sew on a flushed cheek with pink embroidery floss under the corner of the eye without the heart (alternatively you can use doll make-up/paint) (see photo K).

Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Assembly Instructions Eye Icing

8. Sew icing onto the cupcake (see photo L).

9. Sew or glue the strawberry onto the top middle of the icing (see photo M).

10. Place the cupcake into the cupcake liner and you're all finished!

Sugarbell Cat Cupcake Assembly Instructions Head Icing

Now you have your very own sweet cupcake.


I can’t wait to see what flavor your cat cupcake will be! What other cupcakes would you like to see? Let me know your ideas in the comments below!


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An ad-free Printable PDF version of this crochet pattern can be purchased through Etsy.

Copyright Disclaimer: This is a crochet pattern created by Yarn Ami Crochet from designer Mi Pham. This pattern is for personal, non-commercial use only and is subject to copyright. This pattern cannot be sold, distributed, reposted or copied in any form. You may sell finished products made from this design, but please give credit to the designer. A link to the designer website, shops, or </