Project Description

PDF amigurumi pattern for the Rainbow Tortoise with written instructions and step by step photos.

Rainbow Tortoise is a cute amigurumi toy in two colorways: Pastel and Bright! All the pieces are worked separately, but they are joined with the crochet hook: no sewing is required to complete the tortoise!

This is a 7 pages PDF crochet pattern which includes:
– written instructions in US crochet terms
more than 40 step by step images
– step by step color change technique

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Skill level: intermediate

Materials (not included in Digital download):
– Paintbox Cotton DK yarn (50 g / 125 m / 137 yd) in Vanilla Cream 408 (see detailed list on PDF pattern to make Pastel or Bright rainbow shell)
– 3 mm crochet hook
– a pair of 6 mm safety eyes
– black embroidery thread
– toy stuffing
– stitch markers
– tapestry needle

Notes: To make this amigurumi it isn’t necessary to use the recommended yarn and crochet hook. Using a larger crochet hook, and a suitable yarn, the amigurumi will be larger preserving the same proportions.

Construction: All the pieces are worked separately and joined together using the crochet hook. No sewing is required to complete the tortoise (only for the cheeks).

Did you make this pattern or are you working on it? Share a picture on Instagram with the tag #AIRALIDESIGN. I’m looking forward to seeing it!