Certainly! Here’s a description of a tiny crocheted spider along with a simple free pattern for you to follow. This spider is a cute and fun craft project, perfect for Halloween decorations or just as a playful addition to your crocheted animal collection.


Materials Needed:

  • Black crochet yarn (you can use any color you prefer)
  • Crochet hook (size appropriate for your yarn)
  • Safety eyes or black beads (for the spider’s eyes)
  • Fiberfill or stuffing of your choice
  • Yarn needle
  • Scissors


  • SC: Single Crochet
  • INC: Increase (two single crochets in the same stitch)
  • DEC: Decrease (single crochet two stitches together)


Spider Body:

  1. Start with a magic ring (a common technique for starting crochet in the round).
  2. Round 1: SC 6 times into the magic ring. Pull tight to close the ring. (6)
  3. Round 2: INC in each stitch around. (12)
  4. Round 3: [SC, INC] repeat 6 times. (18)
  5. Rounds 4-6: SC in each stitch around. (18)
  6. Round 7: [SC, DEC] repeat 6 times. (12)
  7. Begin stuffing the spider’s body with fiberfill.
  8. Round 8: DEC in each stitch around. (6)
  9. Fasten off and weave in the end. Make sure the body is securely stuffed.

Spider Legs (x8):

  1. Using black yarn, chain 20.
  2. Slip stitch in the second chain from the hook and in each chain across.
  3. Fasten off and leave a tail for sewing.
  4. Attach four legs on each side of the body, evenly spaced.

Spider Eyes (x2):

  1. Use safety eyes or black beads. Attach them to the front of the spider’s head, evenly spaced.


  1. Weave in any remaining yarn tails.
  2. Adjust the positioning of the legs as desired, bending them slightly to give the spider a more realistic look.

And there you have it, a tiny crocheted spider! Feel free to get creative with different colors, sizes, and embellishments to make your spider unique. This little critter can be used for decorations, as a keychain, or as a gift for spider enthusiasts. Enjoy your crocheting!