In Part 2 of the Amigurumi Basics series, I'll be discussing the different tools and materials that are necessary for making amis, and I'll even provide you with recommendations on the items I love using most!
Amigurumi can be a bit overwhelming, so I have prepared a three-part amigurumi series to help! In this series, I'll cover the some basic amigurumi information, the tools you'll need (and what I recommend), and some essential amigurumi tips. Let's get ready to make some amis!
This week, I have published two different sets of patterns: Elphaba and Glinda (from Wicked) & Phantom and Christine (from Phantom of the Opera)!
Want yet another update on the Nerdy Cardi? Umm, who doesn't?!
Not a big Frozen fan? LET IT GO! PDF patterns of these mini Anna and Elsa amis will come soon. For now, enjoy this really long blog post with both patterns!
Need more geek-themed crochet items in your closet? We've got you covered with the Nerdy Cardi, coming soon!
I've been working on my Bobble Sheep Pillow pattern for several weeks now, and I am very close to being able to publish it here on the blog! About a week ago, I finally finished the first sheep, and I love how it turned out. Excuse the awkward face I'm making in this photo--I still… Continue reading How Not to Make a Pillowcase
In my blog life, I have a tendency to be, well, not so punctual. So I'm celebrating America's birthday one day late!
Everybody needs sheep pillows in their life. EVERYONE. (Okay, maybe it's just us!)
It's graduation season, and you know what that means! *cue Pomp and Circumstance*
If you're a Star Wars fan, then you know how much fun May 4th can be! To celebrate in my own crafty style, I've made a mini Princess Leia! And best of all, I'm offering her pattern FREE and IMMEDIATELY!
Every time I make a new mini Pokemon for the series, I fall deeper and deeper in love with them! I think this Bulbasaur is perhaps the cutest little thing I've ever set my eyes on! Bulbasaur Amigurumi Pattern Materials: Yarn colors: blue-green, teal, green, and black (I used up some yarns in my stash, which were… Continue reading Mini Pokemon Series: Bulbasaur Amigurumi Pattern
Next in the Mini Pokemon series is one of my favorites, Charmander! I just love how cute he is! Charmander Amigurumi Pattern Materials: Yarn colors: orange, white, black, red, and yellow (I used up some yarns in my stash, which were mostly Red Heart yarns) Size D/3-3.25mm hook 2 6mm plastic safety eyes POLY-FIL Fiber (100% Polyester… Continue reading Mini Pokemon Series: Charmander Amigurumi Pattern
Next in the Mini Pokemon series is perhaps my all-time favorite Pokemon: Squirtle! It's so cute and cuddly--plus, it's a turtle! Designer note: With careful adjustment of eye placement, you could easily make a bunch of little turtles with this pattern! Squirtle Amigurumi Pattern Materials: Yarn colors: aqua, creamy yellow, light brown, and black (I used up some… Continue reading Mini Pokemon Series: Squirtle Amigurumi Pattern
Hello, crafters! I am super excited about this and all the following patterns in this series. My brother and I were huge fans when we were kids (and still are!), so I wanted to make him something extra special for his birthday. So here's the first installment in our Mini Pokemon series: Pikachu! Pikachu Amigurumi… Continue reading Mini Pokemon Series: Pikachu Amigurumi Pattern