You start off with a piece of cardboard, a tennis ball, rubber bands and just one skein of yarn. That’s it!
Yarn Octopuses Video Tutorial
To see how to make your very own Yarn Octopus, watch the instructions in the video that we have included for you above. SoCraftastic are easy to follow and you will love the incredibly cute faces on their Octopus. Click Play to view ^
Free Baby Projects has an excellently written tutorial on their website. You will also be able to get printable instructions.
You can get the details here.
Over on Redheart they have Olivia The Octopus. She is super cute and they have a free pattern and also template.
You can get the details here.Aunt Annie has an excellent tutorial on her site and even a larger version that you can make too. Get the details here.
You can also make your Yarn Octopuses in multi-colored yarns just like the one above. The Tutorial has since been removed but you can use the photo as inspiration.
Here’s another very easy project. You can make your Octopus using Fleece. This is another very easy and simple project that only uses a few items. Get the details here.