[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I like to add ribbons to my amigurumi. Usually around the neck, sometimes to the dress. It makes crochet toys so much cuter!
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Lovely rosy cheeks to your amigurumi or Waldorf dolls can be achieved with colored beeswax and a little cotton cloth. In this very short and basic tutorial I will show you how the blushing works.
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]This tutorial teaches how to work treble crochet stitch. Before I start it has to be said that there is a little confusion with the name of this stitch. In US terms, instead of treble crochet (tr or trc) it is often called triple crochet. In UK terms however, you`ll find it under the name […]
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”46253″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” onclick=”img_link_large”][vc_column_text]Soon it`s Valentine`s Day and I want to show you how to put utterly cute amigurumi hearts on a stick. The same method works for adding a stick to any amigurumi animal head or motif. The important thing is that the piece is worked from top down, because we want to […]
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”45313″ img_size=”600×400″ alignment=”center”][vc_column_text]I have always loved covering my amigurumi animals ears and feet with fabric or adding cute shapes on the tummy. During the years I have discovered a few important things to keep in mind when adding fabric and in today`s step-by-step photo tutorial I will show you how I do it.
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]This tutorial teaches how to start crocheting in the round with 2 chain method. Yes, starting amigurumi pieces with a magic ring (you will find the tutorial here) is the preferred way, but there are cases we need the other method as well.
[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_column_text] [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_single_image image=”39216″ img_size=”full” img_link_large=”yes”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_column_text] [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I made this cute puppy rattle from an unfinished toy, which was missing the limbs. I had it made a few years ago and the problem was that I didn`t have the beige yarn left to complete it. But I loved his cute face and
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Lately I was asked how my decrease stitches look so smooth and unnoticeable. So I decided to talk about decreasing single crochet stitches. It`s an amigurumi basic technique which you will need almost all the time. I use two different methods, from which the invisible decrease is my absolute favourite. For those who love to […]
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”44009″ img_size=”900×600″ alignment=”center”][vc_column_text] Here is a step-by-step tutorial of how I stitch the nose to my amigurumi animals, teddy bears, puppies etc. It`s going to be a horizontal nose because I find it the cutest one. Supplies you`ll need: An embroidery needle Some yarn. I like to use 100% cotton yarn, for example “Capri” by […]
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I am going to show you how to stitch a smiley face to your amigurumi doll or animal or any other creature. There are different ways of doing that and none of them are right or wrong. Here is my version. Supplies you`ll need: An embroidery needle Some thread or yarn. I like to use […]
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]This is an amigurumi magic ring tutorial. It`s also called adjustable loop or magic circle. Magic ring is something you`ll need when crocheting in the round, for example when making amigurumi toys or starting a hat at the top of the head. It`s a way to start the pieces with the best quality and perfection, without leaving a […]
As we live in different countries and even on the different sides of the world, we use different terminology, measurements etc. Here`s where comparison charts can become quite handy. In Europe we measure crochet hooks and knitting needles in millimeters (mm). In US and UK the sizes are in letters and numbers. Below you`ll find […]