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Pio the Hippo: Sweet Crochet Friends Book Review

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Today I’m sharing with you the sweetest new amigurumi book, “Sweet Crochet Friends” written by the talented Khuc Cay! Khuc Cay just published her first book and you can find it available on Amazon HERE.

This book has 16 adorable amigurumi designs that are beautifully explained and written. I made Pio the Hippo and there was never a time when I was floundering or wondering how to do something. Everything is laid out in an easy-to-understand format and has step-by-step pictures to help you along the way. At the front of the book, there are all the stitch explanations you’ll need to make anything in the book and helpful tips and tricks as well!

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Free Pattern: Musical Eighth Note

Hello, all! I’m very excited to share this new free pattern with you! I designed this little music note back in May as a farewell gift for my voice teacher. I just got around to sharing a picture of him on Instagram and Facebook earlier this week and was pleasantly surprised at how much you all loved him and wanted the pattern!

So, here is the FREE pattern for my little musical eighth note design! I think he’d make the perfect gift for any music teacher or music student. He’d also make a great keychain or Christmas ornament and I think he’d look pretty cute in a variety of colors.

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Knitcromancer Knitten Plush & Pattern Giveaway

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It’s time for another giveaway! ****CLOSED**** Back in June, I designed this adorable “Knitten” especially for the short film, Knitcromancer. Since then, the film has received thousands of views and lots of great feedback and support! To celebrate them reaching over 39K views and being featured on CG Bros YouTube channel, I’m hosting a giveaway!

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Extreme Amigurumi: Finding Yarn & a Hook

Hello, all! I thought it was about time I put together the ultimate guide on everything you need to know to get started making extreme amigurumi!

When I started making extreme amis, I had no idea how much interest it was going to generate! People have been asking me for tips and tricks ever since, and while I’ve shared here and there about it, I thought it would be nice for both you and me to have a concise series of posts right here! Continue reading Extreme Amigurumi: Finding Yarn & a Hook

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Free Whale Pattern for Operation Gratitude

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Today I’d like to share something very special with you. I was asked by LoveCrafts.com (formerly LoveCrochet), to design a simple and easy crochet pattern for Operation Gratitude. What is Operation Gratitude, you ask? Well, it’s a wonderful care package company that sends care packages nation-wide to soldiers, veterans, wounded war heroes, first responders, and military families.

Operation Gratitude has sent out over 2 million care packages since 2003. This year, their goal is to send out over half a million!

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Free Pattern: Baby Bunny Farm Animal

Storyland Amis, Free Pattern, Baby Easter Bunny Farm Animal

It’s time for another free farm animal pattern! This time we have some cute little bunnies just in time for Easter!

**Be sure and check out my first three farm animal patterns, Billy the Baby Pig, Cooper the Rooster, and Lyla the Baby Lamb.

Meet Theodore the Bunny and his cousin, Walter! Theodore and Walter love carrots and are often scolded for snitching carrots from the garden. They are the best of friends and do everything together. Spring is their favorite time of the year and they love nothing more than being able to romp around in the fresh green grass!

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Free Pattern: Baby Lamb Farm Animal

Free Lamb Amigurumi Crochet Pattern Storyland Amis

**NOTE: You can find an ad-free, beautifully formatted and concise version of this pattern available in my shop HERE. Supporting my website in this way ensures that I’ll be able to release many more free patterns in the future! :)
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Happy March, ya’ll! I have another free farm animal pattern for you today! Be sure and check out my first two, Billy the Baby Pig, and Cooper the Rooster.

Meet Lyla the Lamb! Lyla is a bouncy little lamb who is always sticking her nose where it shouldn’t be. Lyla has a way with others, though, and can make friends with just about anyone. She’s even good friends with the sheepdogs!

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Free Pattern: Rooster Farm Animal

Storyland Amis, Free Amigurumi Crochet Pattern, Rooster

**NOTE: You can find an ad-free, beautifully formatted and concise version of this pattern available in my shop HERE. Supporting my website in this way ensures that I’ll be able to release many more free patterns in the future! :)

Hello! Today I’m happy to bring you the second addition to my mini farm animal series! This one is Cooper the Rooster! Some of you might be familiar with Cooper already as he was part of my 100 amigurumi countdown a couple years back AND he was also the first pattern I ever released! Now, since he’s part of the farm animal series, I’ve decided to give his pattern away for free!

So meet Cooper, the cutest (and certainly the most huggable), rooster in the coop! Cooper is a little bit shy, but in spite of that, he still loves to spend time with his friends. (That means YOU!)

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An Amigurumists Gift Guide

Hello, friends! Christmas is so close already so I thought I’d put together a little amigurumists/crocheters gift guide to help you buy the perfect gift for your crafty friends!

Beginner-Friendly Amigurumi Guide

Storyland Amis, Crochers Gift Guide

This adorable, beginner-friendly book by Etsy seller, Mohu, will guide you through the basics of making amigurumi! Perfect for kids or someone who still hasn’t mastered the basics! (This is not a kit, just a book to teach you the basics.) Find the book HERE.

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Prehistoric Amigurumi Design Contest

Storyland Amis, AmigurumiPatterns Prehistoric Design Contest, Woolly Mammoth, Caveboy, Crochet

Hello, all! AmigurumiPatterns.net is having their annual design contest again and this year the theme is prehistoric creatures!

I created two original designs to submit as my entries this year! I’d be so honored and grateful if you felt like voting for me! You can vote HERE. You must vote for ten designs for your vote to count. After you vote you’ll receive an email and you’ll need to click the link in it to confirm your vote. Continue reading Prehistoric Amigurumi Design Contest

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Extreme Amigurumi: Bubbles the Unicorn Crochet Kit

Storyland Amis, Extreme Amigurumi Crochet Unicorn, Premier Yarns

I know it’s been forever since I posted about the first two extreme amis I designed for Premier Yarns, but I still have one more member to introduce to you! I figured better late than never, right?

And now that Christmas is just around the corner, wouldn’t these extreme amis make the ultimate Christmas gifts? And the kits would surely make the best Christmas gifts for the crocheters in your life! You can find all three kits HERE.

Also, read about Blossom the Bunny and Owen the Owl HERE and HERE. Continue reading Extreme Amigurumi: Bubbles the Unicorn Crochet Kit