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Toco the Toucan

By |2020-09-25T12:47:25+02:0025/09/2020|Categories: Amigurumi, Patterns|Tags: , , |

The characteristic colored beak and the elegant black plumage. Yes, it's an amigurumi toucan! The crochet pattern to make Toco, the amigurumi toucan, is available here. Toucans are incredibly charming birds, with their large colorful beak, shiny feathers, and white collar. It was impossible to resist the temptation to create [...]

Amigurumi School of Magic 2 + FREE Witch of the Woods hat pattern

By |2020-09-22T12:52:17+02:0022/09/2020|Categories: Amigurumi, Crochet|Tags: , , |

Amigurumi School of Magic is opening its doors for the second year! This year Irene Strange and I step into the woods in search of mysteries, magic and mischief! Are you joining in? Who knows what we will discover...  The Amigurumi School of Magic is a 5-part Mystery Crochet-Along running [...]

How to mark the rounds in crochet using a tail of yarn

By |2020-09-06T14:08:22+02:0006/09/2020|Categories: Crochet, SOSCrochet|Tags: , |

Mark the rounds in a crochet work is useful to avoid mistakes, to keep track of work done and see how it’s growing. It also makes it easy to count the rounds! Safety pins, stitch markers, paper clips, bobby pins… anything can work. But using a tail of contrasting color [...]

How to crochet an oval shape: working into both sides of the foundation chain

By |2020-09-05T14:46:11+02:0005/09/2020|Categories: Crochet, SOSCrochet|Tags: , |

Crochet oval shapes are used for amigurumi, to make the base of some bags, soles of baby shoes and wool slippers. Most amigurumi patterns start with a magic ring that allows you to make a round shape that widens round after round. Another very common crochet shape is the oval! [...]

Prince Perry the Frog (crochet amigurumi pattern)

By |2019-07-26T12:47:29+02:0026/07/2019|Categories: Amigurumi, Patterns|Tags: , , |

Prince Perry the amigurumi frog lives in a small pond, has freckles and always wears his golden crown. The PDF crochet pattern with written instructions, step by step photos and charts is available in my Etsy and Ravelry pages. Now you can make your own Frog Prince! There is a question I [...]

Roly the Hedgehog (crochet amigurumi pattern)

By |2019-07-05T11:13:31+02:0005/07/2019|Categories: Amigurumi, Patterns|Tags: , , , |

Roly the Hedgehog is ready to explore the amigurumi world!A complete PDF pattern with written instructions and step by step photos is now available in my Etsy and Ravelry store.Roly is a cute little hedgehog (it seems I like chubby little animals!) who unlike his peers has great faith in [...]

18 months later. Back to the blog!

By |2019-04-24T16:34:06+02:0028/03/2019|Categories: Amigurumi, Crochet|Tags: , , |

This blog has been my diary from maker to crochet designer from 2010 to 2017, in recent years my posts had become less assiduous. First Facebook, then Instagram, had sucked all the “online time”. You may wonder what has changed now? I changed 4 flats in two different countries, 3 [...]

Who are the Amigurumi Globetrotters?

By |2019-04-30T09:05:27+02:0009/05/2017|Categories: Amigurumi, Books, Crochet, Patterns|Tags: |

Amigurumi Globetrotters is the title of my new book with 15 crochet patterns! It's packed with photos and details and each character has at least one irresistible accessory: hat, camera, little friend, bag, even an amigurumi scooter! How were the globetrotters born? Immediately after my first book (Amigurumi Winter Wonderland) [...]

Amigurumi Globetrotters book in pre-sale!

By |2019-04-30T09:07:08+02:0029/04/2017|Categories: Amigurumi, Books, Crochet|Tags: , |

Amigurumi Globetrotters is my second book with 15 crochet characters, are you ready to fill your suitcase with yarn and embark on a new amigurumi adventure? Over the last few weeks, especially on instagram, you may have noticed some bizarre photos to announce my new book, often only showing the [...]