Creating an Amigurumi of one's own...
Amigurumi, the traditional Japanese art of knitted or crocheted stuffed figures, is a craft that is sweeping the country. In The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Amigurumi crafters will learn the basic stitches of crochet, how to make basic shapes (heads, arms, legs, torsos), stuffing techniques, and embellishments such as hair, eyes, and tassels. They will also learn how to make flowers and vegetables, and will acquire the tools to be able to let their imaginations run wild and create their own unique and adorable Amigurumi.
Easy-to-follow instructions and patterns for the absolute beginner.
The only book that teaches readers how to make their own Amigurumi (not just follow patterns)
Includes several complete patterns
Author is a foremost expert on Amigurumi
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The press release that came with the book included this summary: In The Complete Idiot’s Guide® to Amigurumi, readers receive: · A primer on the yarn, hooks, and stitches best for amigurumi · Suggested embellishments such as felt, embroidery floss and pipe cleaners · Easy-to-follow tutorials ...Nov 03 2010 | Read Full Review of The Complete Idiot's Guide to...
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