Crochet Pattern: Small Size Pokemon Poke Ball

Crochet Pattern: Small Size Pokemon Poke Ball

Written by Mehreen Khan of Mehr Designs LLC: @mehr.designs_ (Instagram)

About the Author:

Mehreen is the creative mind behind Mehr Designs, passionate about crafting and sharing DIY inspiration with others.

Terms of Use (Please tag me and credit me in your finished work):

  • Pattern created by Mehr Designs LLC (@mehr.designs_ on Instagram)
    • Please credit me as the pattern creator if you post the finished Poke Ball picture on Instagram/Social Media)
    • Feel free to tag me @mehr.designs_ on Instagram in your post, I would love to see your finished Poke Balls!
  • Please do not copy or redistribute any part of this pattern as your own. My patterns may not be used in video tutorials or for teaching classes (both online & in-person). You may sell your finished products, but please just reference me as the pattern creator and link my website or Instagram.


Yarn Bee Velvety Smooth Yarn (Size 5 yarn)
Polyester Fiberfill
Stitch Markers
4.25mm Crochet Hook
Yarn Needle (to close and attach button)


MR: Magic Ring
INC: Increase
DEC: Decrease
SC: Single Crochet
SL ST: Slip Stitch
CH: Chain
*Repeat pattern in between asterisks until the end of the round*


Start with Red Yarn

R1: Make MR, CH 1, 12 SC in MR, SL ST into first ST (12)
R2: *SC INC* (Place marker in first stitch after SC then INC) (18)
R3: *INC 3 SC* (30)
R4: *SC* (30)
R5: *SC* (30)

Switch to Black Yarn

R6: *SC* (30)

Switch to White Yarn

R7: *SC* (30)
R8: *3 SC DEC* (24)
R9: *2 SC DEC* (18)
R10: *SC DEC* (12)
Stitch closed with a needle



Start with white Yarn

R1: Make MR, CH 1, 2 SC in MR, SL ST into first stitch (2)


Switch to Black Yarn

R2: *INC*, SL ST into first stitch and end (4)
Stitch the button onto the ball with a needle


The character created using crochet, inspired by the Poke Ball in Pokémon, is a derivative work inspired by the original design. We do not claim any ownership or rights to the original character, design, or concept of the Poke Ball, which is a registered trademark of Nintendo, Game Freak, and The Pokémon Company. This crochet creation is purely fan-made and intended for personal enjoyment and admiration of the Pokémon franchise.  

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