eBook The Complete Idiot's Guide to Amigurumi, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 110146383X
  • ISBN-13: 9781101463833
  • DDC: 746.434
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 224 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released December 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010
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About

Overview

Amigurumi (pronounced ah-mee-goo-roo-mee) is Japanese for "crochet (or knit) stuffed toy." Although the concept originated in Japan, the amigurumi craze is taking over the world in waves of crocheted cuteness! From adorable fuzzy critters, to sweet-looking fruits and vegetables, to quirky comic book and cartoon characters--if you can imagine it, you can crochet it! Whether you're an experienced crocheter or have never taken hook to yarn, The Complete Idiot's Guide to Amigurumi shows you everything you need to know to hook your own delightful amigurumi.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Amigurumi Basics.
2: The Hooks and Tools You Need.
3: Yarn and Other Materials You Need.
4: A Crochet Primer.
5: Taking Hook to Yarn.
6: Bringing Your Amigurumi to Life.
7: Designing with Basic Shapes.
8: Changing Colors.
9: Stuffing and Assembly.
10: Strike a Pose with Your Ami.
11: Making Fuzzy Amigurumi.
12: Adding the Finishing Touches.
13: The Eyes Have It.
14: Ami Hairstyles.
15: Embellishing Your Ami.
Patterns.
Hamsters.
Mushroom and Toadstool.
Boy.
Girl.
Appendixes.
Glossary.
Resources.
Index.