Ghostbusters Crochet Pattern

Happy Wednesday! Today I am sharing a great Halloween themed crochet pattern with you, a Ghostbusters Crochet Pattern! This pattern is super adorable, and instantly recognizable too.

If you want more Halloween patterns, try my Jack Skellington Crochet Pattern.

Ghostbusters! I’m pretty sure this one is Dan Aykroyd.

Ghostbusters Crochet Pattern

Materials Needed:

  • Tan worsted (4) weight yarn
  • Natural worsted (4) weight yarn
  • Dark Brown worsted (4) weight yarn
  • Black worsted (4) weight yarn
  • Grey worsted (4) weight yarn
  • Red felt
  • Red thread
  • Sewing needle
  • 4.00 mm crochet hook
  • Yarn needle
  • Stuffing
  • 2 safety eyes

Terms Needed: Terms Needed: Sc = single crochet, Sc2tog = single crochet 2 together, ss = slip stitch, ch = chain, st = stitch, mc = magic circle, HDC = half double crochet, TC = treble crochet

Ghostbuster Legs and Body:

Start with black yarn.

Row 1: Sc 6 in mc. Ss to first st. (6 sts)

Row 2: Ch 1. Sc in each st around. Ss. (6 sts)

Rows 3-4: Change to tan. Ch 1. Sc in each st around. Ss. (6 sts)

Bind off. Repeat rows 1-4 to create a 2nd piece. Do not bind off of second piece.

Row 5: Ch 1. Sc 3. Switch to the 2nd leg piece, and sc 6 around. Sc 3 on 1st piece. Ss. (12 sts)

Row 6: Ch 1. (Sc 2 in st, sc 2) repeat around. Ss. (16 sts)

Row 7: Change to grey yarn. Ch 1, sc around in front loops only. Ss. (16 sts)

Row 8: Change to tan yarn. Ch 1. Sc around in both loops. Ss. (16 sts)

Row 9: Ch 1. (Sc2tog, sc 6) repeat around. Ss. (14 sts)

Row 10: Ch 1. Sc in each st around. Ss. (14 sts)

Row 11: Ch 1. (Sc2tog, sc 5) repeat around. Ss. (12 sts)

Row 12: Ch 1. Sc in each st around. Ss. (12 sts)

Row 13: Ch 1. (Sc2tog, sc 4) repeat around. Ss. (10 sts)

Row 14: Ch 1. Sc in each st around. Ss. (10 sts)

Stuff work.

Row 15: Ch 1. Sc2tog in each st around. Ss. (5 sts)

Bind off, leaving a long tail for sewing.

Ghostbuster Arms (make 2):

Start with black yarn.

Row 1: Ch 1. Sc 6 in mc. Ss. (6 sts)

Row 2: Ch 1. Sc in each st around. (6 sts)

Row 3: Change to tan yarn. Ch 1. Sc in each st around. (6 sts)

Row 4: Ch 1. Sc2tog, sc around. Ss. (5 sts)

Row 5: Ch 1. Sc2tog, sc around. Ss. (4 sts)

Bind off, leaving a tail for sewing.

Ghostbuster Head:

Start with natural yarn.

Row 1: Ch 1. Sc 6 in mc. Ss. (6 sts)

Row 2: Ch 1. Sc 2 in each st around. Ss. (12 sts)

Row 3: Ch 1. (Sc 2 in each st around, sc) repeat around. Ss. (18 sts)

Row 4: Ch 1. (Sc 2 in each st around, sc 2) repeat around. Ss. (24 sts)

Rows 5-7: Ch 1. Sc in each st around. Ss. (24 sts)

Row 8: Ch 1. (Sc2tog, sc 2) repeat around. Ss. (18 sts)

Row 9: Ch 1. (Sc2tog, sc) repeat around. Ss. (12 sts)

Stuff work and add safety eyes.

Row 10: Ch 1. Sc2tog around. Ss. (6 sts)

Bind off, leaving a long tail for sewing.

Ghostbuster Hair:

Start with dark brown yarn

Row 1: Ch 1. Sc 6 in mc. Ss. (6 sts)

Row 2: Ch 1. Sc 2 in each st around. Ss. (12 sts)

Row 3: Ch 1. (Sc 2 in each st around, sc) repeat around. Ss. (18 sts)

Row 4: Ch 1. (Sc 2 in each st around, sc 2) repeat around. Ss. (24 sts)

Row 5: Ch 1. Sc 2, HDC, DC 2, TC 2, Ss in next 3 sts, ch 1, sc 14. Ss to first st of row. (24 sts)

Row 6: Ch 1, turn. Sc 16. (16 sts)

Row 7: Ch 1. Sc2tog, sc across, sc2tog in last 2 sts. (14 sts)

Row 8: Ch 1. Sc2tog, sc across, sc2tog in last 2 sts. (12 sts)

Row 9: Ch 1. (Sc2tog, sc 2) repeat across. (9 sts)

Row 10: Ch 1. (Sc2otg, sc) repeat across. (6 sts)

Bind off, leaving a long tail for sewing.

Ghostbusters gun Part 1:

Start with black yarn.

Row 1:  Sc 6 in mc. Ss. (6 sts)

Row 2: Ch 1. Sc 2 in each st around. Ss. (12 sts)

Bind off, leaving a long tail for sewing.

Ghostbusters gun Part 2:

Start with black yarn.

Row 1:  Sc 4 in mc. Ss. (4 sts)

Row 2: Ch 1. Sc around in front loops only. Ss. (4 sts)

Row 3: Ch 1. Sc around. Ss. (4 sts)

Row 4: Ch 1. Sc around. Ss. (4 sts)

For assembly: Sew arms to body. Sew hair to head, then sew head to body. Sew the 2 parts of the gun together, then sew the gun to the hand. Cut 2 small rectangles out of red felt, sew one to the arm and one to the front right chest.

I really hope you enjoyed this Ghostbusters Crochet Pattern! This Saturday I’ll be sharing a related pattern for the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man, so keep an eye out for that!

Have a great weekend!

Gillian

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