This darling and cute teddy bear crochet pattern is your soon-to-be best friend! His sweet face and warm heart will be a treasured gift to anyone who receives him. The pattern includes Poca (18″ long), Moca (13″ long) as well as a lovey!

Poca, this crochet teddy bear has been a very special project for me and has taken me quite some time to perfect. When my son was in the PICU after his accident in 2016, he was given a teddy bear from a family friend. He loved how floppy the bear’s arms and legs were and I loved its adorable, sweet face. It was special to him, which made it special to me.

Months later, I set out to create a crochet version. It was a lot of trial and error, changing my mind, sending off to testers, changing my mind again, making last minute changes…etc. But it’s finally completed and I am so excited to share it with you. (I even have plans for some fun variations 🥰)

adorable crochet teddy bear crochet pattern toys

The vest was actually a last-minute addition. He is so adorable, but for some reason I was pulled to the idea of giving him a plaid vest. The vest is quite simple, and the pattern includes the instructions for both the buffalo plaid vest and the solid-color vest.

crochet teddy bear crochet pattern with buffalo plaid vest
cute crochet teddy bear toy with vest

I also added a smaller version, perfect for for little hands, and a perfect size for a lovey! This smaller version (Moca) measures about 13″ long, has embroidered eyes and, of course, has a little vest as well.

You can add any blanket you wish for your little lovey, but I included instructions to make this soft, textured one, that includes safe, crocheted tassels on each corner. Crash absolutely loves his donkey lovey and he especally enjoys playing and mouthing the crochet tassels!


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What you need to make this cute crochet teddy bear : (affiliate links)
4mm Hook
– 1-2 Skeins of Lion Brand Heartland + WeCrochet Snugglepuff for blanket
Darning Needle
10mm eyes 

Abbreviations: US Terms
Ch – chain
Sc – single crochet
Dc – Double Crochet
Sc2tog – Sc decrease
Hdc – Half Double Crochet
Sl st – Slip Stitch
St – stitch
BLO – Back Loops Only

Gauge:  No exact gauge, just make sure your stitches are very tight. If you can see stuffing or space between the stitches, you need to use a smaller hook

Approx. size: 18″ tall, 13″ tall


This pattern an be purchased in my shops! Where would you like to shop today?

cute darling crochet teddy bear crochet pattern with buffalo plaid vest and toggle

I hope you enjoy making this sweet crochet teddy bear. Whomever you decide to give Poca to will love him, I am sure!


cute crochet bear crochet pattern

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  1. I absolutely love him And can’t wait to start Thank you so much for sharing this beautiful pattern

  2. I got all the email links for poca the bear but had to leave home for family business and had no way to save any of the patterns beyond day 2. I have a snout and arms done but won’t be able to access the rest when I finally return home after Easter. Help please.h

  3. Thank you for the pattern! I love working up your things. I’m slowly working on the Poca stuffy and have a question. I got to row 34 and it says to join. Is that correct?

    1. Ok! Thank you for finding that! You should NOT join there, just keep working continuously around. Did you buy the pattern? Please send me an email so I can send you an update.