Amigurumi

Crochet amigurumi are beloved by all ages and a lot of fun to crochet. The definition of a crochet amigurumi is a crocheted doll or animal, and you can find amigurumi crochet patterns including giraffes, owls, bunnies, and more creatures on Crochet Me. Join us as we explore creating amigurumi features, how to stuff amigurumi, and more.

Animal Train Car Crochet Pattern

Animal Train Car Crochet Pattern

Go There Now This roomy train car crochet amigurumi will ensure that your circus animals travel in style. It’s the third crochet toy in a four-car set; see the Spring and Summer issues of Love of Crochet for the Train Engine and Coal Car. DESIGNER Megan Kreiner FINISHED SIZE About 7″ long, 51/2″ tall, and 4″ wide.…

Ollie the Owl Toy Crochet Pattern

Ollie the Owl Toy Crochet Pattern

Go There Now This owl toy is a great beginner project that uses basic stitches with just a bit of seed stitch. The wings and feet of this crochet amigurumi are made first, and then they are crocheted in as the owl is worked from the top down. That means there is no fiddly assembly…

Hubert Zombie Amigurumi Monster

Crochet Amigurumi – Zombie Apocalypse

Zombie BBQ Yarn Meets Beastly Crochet’s Hubert and Cletus – the Crochet Amigurumi Monsters Zombies are mindless, discolored, and non-communicative, but no one warned me that they like office supplies! I whipped up Hubert (or is it Cletus?), the crochet amigurumi monster from Beastly Crochet by Brenda K.B. Anderson in Lorna’s Laces Haystack yarn in…

Train Coal Car

Train Coal Car

Go There Now Choo Choo! Car number two in a four-car series, this Train Coal Car filled to the brim with lumpy bumpy coal is the perfect companion for a hardworking circus engine as seen in Love of Crochet Spring 2016. Designer Megan Kreiner Yarn Cascade Yarns Ultra Pima (100% pima cotton; 220 yds [200 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): #3735 jade (A), 95…

Birthday Cake Crochet Pattern

Birthday Cake

Go There Now Donna Childs, creator of the whimsical Sir Stephen the Bunny (Summer 2008) has cooked up a pretty slice of cake for our celebration! Use classic birthday cake colors as we did, or customize your own favorite flavors. DESIGNER Donna Childs FINISHED SIZE Approx. 4″ tall and 3½ ” wide (excluding candle). YARN Lion Brand Yarns Jamie (100% acrylic; 137…

Train Engine

Train Engine

Go There Now Choo Choo! Car number one in a four-car series, this decked-out circus train engine comes complete with whistle and cow catcher. Customize it with gold pinstriping to make your locomotive extra special. Designer Megan Kreiner Yarn used Cascade Ultra Pima (100% pima cotton; 220 yd [200 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): #3733 turquoise (A), 100 yds; #3779 pansy (B) and…

Snowflake Crochet Scarf

Crochet Gifts I’d Like to Receive

Recently, someone was nice enough to remind me just how many days we had Christmas. I reminded myself not to kill the messenger. I’m even more behind than normal this year. But not to worry, I have plenty of options for crochet gifts. Here are three of my favorites from Love of Crochet Winter 2015.…

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Make it! Quick, Like a Bunny!

The Make it! Crochet issue is now available for purchase or download! It’s a great selection of carefully-chosen projects that are quick to work up and suitable for a new crocheter to tackle—in a hurry! It may not surprise you to hear that I just happen to be in a hurry. Only two days left…

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Fall 2014: Steampunk Amigurumi Soiree

On the Back Page of the Fall 2014 issue of Interweave Crochet, you'll find a trio of steampunked-out amigurumi. This is but a snippet of the scene created by Donna Childs and dubbed Steampunk Soiree. The full array won second place in the Artistic Expression category at the Crochet Guild of America's design competition in…

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Back Page Winter 2014

 On the Back Page of the Winter 2014 issue of Interweave Crochet, you'll find a curious critter looking back at you. This garden bandit is just a bit of the flora and fauna that fills the crocheted creation called Summer Visitors, imagined and executed by Sachiko Adams.   The raccoon is Sachiko's favorite critter. Ours,…