Baby Blanket Buddy-Hippo

Hippo Bobble Head Baby Blanket Buddy

Blanket Buddy Purple Hippo Crochet Pattern by Darleen HopkinsHappy Hippo is so cute, he’s sure to bring smiles to your sweet little one’s face.  Also called Lovey, Security Blanket or Cuddle Buddy.

$3.49   **Please note, you are buying a crochet PATTERN, not the actual item.** On Etsy too!

FINISHED SIZE: Approximately 20” long (top of head to tip of blanket)

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Hippo Blanket Buddy Crochet Pattern by Darleen HopkinsYARN:

Yarn: Vanna’s Choice; 100% acrylic or equivalent

-Main Color (MC) 2 skeins Eggplant (approximately 320 yds, 6½ oz, 187 gms)

-Contrast Color (CC) 1 Skein Purple Mist

(approximately 86 yds, 1¾ oz, 151 gms)

-Small amount white (small amount)

-Small amount black (small amount)


I (5.5mm) or yarn label recommendation

H (5.0 mm) or 1 size smaller

G/7 (4.5 mm) or 2 sizes smaller




Stitch markers, yarn needle


Pattern is written using standard US stitches. Easy + /Intermediate pattern.  Works in the round.  Photo tutorial for magic circle/adjustable ring included.


Exact gauge is not essential. If working with worsted weight yarn your finished blanket buddy will be close to stated finished size.


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Please note, this pattern is copyrighted and may not be reproduced or redistributed. Completed dolls may be sold but please credit Darleen Hopkins as the designer. If selling online, a link to my shop is appreciated.

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