At Cactus and Cocoa, we love a new trend. And we see one coming around once more with these adorable crocheted Owl Cocoons for babies! The patterns are so beautiful, made with a combination of crocodile stitches and bright colors. Take a look at these adorable owl sleep sacks!

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#1) Owl Cocoon Photo Prop

owl-cocoon-photo-prop-by-knitty-momma –get the pattern here! 

CROCHET LEVEL: Intermediate, using special stitches

SKILLS: single crochet, double crochet, crocodile stitch, work in rounds, increasing, decreasing, sewing.

SIZES / Head circumference:
0 – 6 months 16” (36-41 cm)
6-12 months 17-19 inches (41-48 cm)

• 2 skeins of one color and 1 skein of a coordinating color, white and black for eyes, accent color for beak Weight category: 4 / Worsted
Sewing needle with large eye
Stitch Markers

(J) • 6.00 mm


#2) Newborn Owl Sleep Sack

•Suggested yarn Red Heart Super Saver Solids

Online Crochet Class

•Yarn weight Worsted (9 wpi)

•Gauge 5 stitches and 2 rows = 1 inchin 12 in

#3) Owl Cocoon Baby

•Sizes 3: Preemie, 0-3, 3-6 months
Colours given are for grey owl, pictures of other owls are for suggestions only
E/3.5mm Crochet Hook•UK Materials:
Double Knitting
Cocoon – Main (cream) (MC) 110g, 155g, 235g
Hat -Main 10g, 17g, 23g
Colours used- beige, brown, cream, green, yellow
Breastplate if done in different colours- 3g per scale row
Wings – 20g
Eyes (combined colours) -17g•USA Materials:
Light Worsted (3)
Cocoon – Main (cream) (MC) 3.8ozs, 5.4ozs, 8.2ozs
Hat -Main 0.3ozs, 0.5ozs, 0.8ozs
Colours used- beige, brown, cream, green, yellow
Breastplate if done in different colours- 0.1oz per scale row
Wings – 0.7oz
Eyes (combined colours) -0.6oz

#4) Owl Cocoon

4.0mm crochet hook
Yarn needle
Worsted Weight Yarn:
Body color 2 skeins
Head/Hat color 1 skein

#5) Owl Hat & Cocoon

•Yarn weight Worsted (9 wpi)

•Hook size

#6) Lil” Owl Cocoon

•Yarn weight Worsted (9 wpi)


7 stitches and 7 rows = 2 inches in Gauge: 2” square = 7 sc across and 7 rows high


900 – 950 yards (823 – 869 m)

#7) Newborn Owl Cocoon Hat – Olive

•Suggested yarn worst weight medium 4

•Yarn weight Worsted (9 wpi)

•Gauge 6 stitches and 4 rows = 2 inches in hdc

•Hook size 5.0 mm (H)
•Yardage 300 – 340 yards (274 – 311 m)

•Sizes available newborn

We hope you have fun crocheting one of these adorable owl sleep sacks!
Happy Crocheting
~Cocoa ❤



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