Christmas Elf IJsbrand the Bear , PDF


Amigurumi crochet pattern stuffed animal Polar bear who is going to help Santa Claus as Christmas elf

IJsbrand the Bear helps Santa Claus


Do you already know IJsbrand the Bear? He was a big hit as Crochet Along in the winter of 2018. IJsbrand the Bear loves snow and ice but he doesn't go outside without dressing warmly. Normally he has pants, a jacket and mittens on, a hat and a scarf on. This Christmas he is asked to help Santa Claus! He won't let this opportunity pass him by!


Grab your crochet hook and cotton balls in the Christmas colors and we're ready to start crocheting!


Did you know that IJsbrand the Bear lives with Nordine the Bear and there is a little one: Snow? They are super proud of him!

Amigurumi crochet pattern IJsbrand as Christmas elf

Materials used for IJsbrand as Christmas Elf:

You can use any brand of yarn you want for this crochet pattern. If you use thicker or thinner yarn, IJsbrand will become slightly larger or smaller. Below is a summary of the materials I used for this cute polar bear.

IJsbrand is crocheted entirely with Durable Coral cotton yarn.

  • Forest Green 2150 (50 gram), coat, hat and shoes
  • White 310 (120 gram), body
  • Tomato 318 (30 gram), trousers, hat and scarf
  • Black 325 (4 gram), belt
  • Lemon Curry 2206 (6 gram), belt, pompom, shoe laces
  • 1 thread of brown yarn to embroider the nose and the eyebrows
  • Crochet hook 2.5
  • Safety eyes 8mm
  • Fibrefill, scissors, needle
  • Cardboard or thick plastic to put in the feet.
  • Possibly some reinforcement for the neck.


IJsbrand will be 26cm tall, with his hat on he is 35cm tall!


Clearly written PDF Crochet pattern

With this PDF crochet pattern you can crochet IJsbrand as Christmas Elf yourself! This 9-page PDF contains detailed clear crochet instructions that are explained with photos, including extensive information about the materials used and the crochet stitches used and their abbreviations. US terminology and abbreviations of stitches are used. Whether you have just mastered the basic stitches as a beginner or if you are more experienced. If you know how to make a Magic Ring, a Single Crochet, a Slip Stitch and a Chain, then you can crochet this amazing creation yourself. If you get stuck with a certain part of the pattern, then I'm just a message away! I would like to help you to make a creation together with you to be proud of!


Sending the pattern

After payment, the pattern will be sent by e-mail as soon as possible. So also look in your spam folder if you have not received an e-mail with the crochet pattern after the confirmation the pattern has been send. If the e-mail is not in your spam folder, send me a message, and we will solve the problem, so that you can continue crocheting as soon as possible!


You are not buying a finished product. This is a PDF Crochet Pattern.


IJsbrand the Bear

He loves to dress warmly.

Here he is in his other winter clothes!

Polar Bearr IJsbrand, crochet pattern

IJsbrand as Christmas Elf, only clothing

If you only want to crochet your IJsbrand some new clothes, so he can help Santa!

Only clothes crochet pattern polar bear