Minion Inspired Knitting Patterns
These knitting patterns are made by Minions fans of Minions and their Despicable Me pals. See more fan-made Minions projects of all kinds at the official Minions movie site
This page is presented out of love for Minions and knitting and it not endorsed by Illumination Entertainment or Universal Studios who hold the rights to the Minions.
Free Knitting Patterns
These softies designed by Crafty CC are 12″ tall. The body, limbs, eye(s), and overalls of the minion are all separately worked, then sewn together.
Sandrine Rousseau designed these socks with instructions for sizes baby to adult.
What the Butler Saw…Knitted Maid Minion
Jane Burns designed this hilarious mischievous minion in a maid’s costume. 17cm tall
Minion Cell Phone Cover
Designed by Jenny Riley, the main phone cover piece is knitted in the round which makes a seamless and safe phone cozy. The eyes and mouth are crocheted, but you can knit circles for the eyes instead, or cut them out of felt, and a knitted i-cord would work just as well for the mouth.
Amanda Drover-Hartwick designed these mittens for sizes 2-3 year old, 4-6 year old, 7-9 year old, 10-13 year old. Eyes are knit circles.
This design by Magik Pôpô is in French but if you scroll down the page you will see an English translation. For ages 6-12 months. Knit in sport weight yarn.
Minion Cuddly (Lovey)
This minion lovey or buddy blanket is designed by Elaine Okupski. About 14″ from top to bottom – can be made longer or shorter by adding or subtracting rows to “skirt”
Your Own Personal Minion
This tiny minion by Kat Lewinski is only 4 inches tall. His eyes are painted buttons.
Minion Fingerless Gloves
Juanita McLellan designed these gloves for DK yarn.
Kelly Vu designed the tiniest minion when you need a minion for a small space!
Evil Minion Softie
Stana D. Sortor designed this 9″ evil version of the Minions to be knitted in the round. The arms and legs are sewn on.
Stan used Caron Simply Soft Grape for the body, 1 ball of Lion Brand Fun Fur for hair, and remnants for the other colors.
Designed by Homespooled
Minion iPad Cozy
Juanita McLellan designed this cover that fits iPads even with a case. Arms are optional.
Evil Minion iPad or Tablet Cover
Stana D.Sortor designed this cover that is knitted from the bottom up in the round, with goggles knitted separately and sewn on.Tablet cover is 8 ¼” (21cm) wide and 11 ½” (29cm) long. I-pad cover is 8 ¼” (21cm) wide and 9 ½” (24cm) long.
Minion Ear Flap Hats
Knit yellow minions or evil purple minions in child or adult sizes with this design by Gem Ranch. Sizes 3-6 month baby; Youth; Adult
Minion Beanie Hat
Stana D.Sortor designed this all knit hat in three sizes. Finished measurement approximately 16” (41cm) small, 19” (48cm) medium, and 22” (56cm) large in circumference unstretched.
Minion Pencil Box, Clutch or Bag
Stana D.Sortor designed this pencil box to be knitted flat in stockinette. The eyes are knitted separately and sewn on.. Finished size: Pencil box is 9” (23cm) wide and 5 ½” (15cm) tall.
Cate Brassington designed this tiny minon for husband and friends.
Minion Tablet or I-Pad Cover
Stana D. Sortor does it again! The pattern is knitted from the bottom up in the round, with goggles knitted separately and sewn on.Tablet cover is 8 ¼” (21cm) wide and 11 ½” (29cm) long. I-pad cover is 8 ¼” (21cm) wide and 9 ½” (24cm) long.
Minion Ear Flap Hat with Braids
Juanita McLellan designed this minion hat that is knitted in the round with crocheted eyes (though eyes can be made with felt). Sized for teen/adult.
Juanita McLellan designed these slippers for DK yarn.
The pattern is flat knit on two needles and requires some skills in sewing. The finished product is approximately 24cm tall.
The pattern is flat knit on two needles and requires some skills in sewing. The finished product is approximately 30cm tall .
10 Minion Knitting Patterns
Patterns include Hats, Accessories, Slippers, Gloves, Toys and Cozies.
This all knit pattern comes with instructions for One Eyed Minion and Two Eyed Minion features, you can make both minions on the scarf Two Eyed, One Eyed or mix it up and have one of each. Pattern is for Child size but can easily be converted to any length. Lots of pictures to help you along the way.
Minion Baby and Toddler Leggings
2 sizes (9-18months and 1.5-2.5 yrs) it has 2 types of bottoms on the legs (basque as shown in the pictures or bell bottoms). Instructions for 1 or 2 eyed minions (eye instructions are crochet but some of the free patterns on these page have instructions for knit eyes).
8″ Minions with Evil Minion
These minions come with several variations including the evil minion. They are knit with DK yarn and only 8 inches high. You can knit the eyes or use safety eyes.
One Eyed Minion with Banana
The toy is 19 cm (7.5 inches) tall, banana is 11 cm (4.3 inches) long using the materials mentioned above.
Two Eyed Minion with Banana
The toy is 15 cm (5.9 inches) tall, banana is 11 cm (4.3 inches) long using the materials mentioned above.
Minion Earflap Hats
This pattern comes with instructions for a variety of eyes and mouths as well as adorably cute hands or braided ties to tie the hats.
Pattern is for 2 sizes: 3-8 years, 8-Adult