I’m so glad I started my “All About Ami” facebook page shortly after I started my blog. It’s been a great way to connect with people from all around the world as it’s so easy to share photos, ask questions and comment on each other’s work! I love seeing the work of other amigurumi artists, and one day back in October, I was browing through an album by Sharon...
Crochet Corner: Sweetheart Bunny
In this week’s edition of “Crochet Corner”, we will be featuring Sweetheart Bunny. We made this little bunny for my sister’s silent auction and as this year’s Valentine’s Day amigurumi! We gave her a pretty pink jumper adorned with a red heart and a sweet little bow as an accent. Let’s see how everyone else’s Sweetheart Bunnies turned out :) ...
Crochet Slippers Part 1
I’ve absolutely LOVED Ravelry ever since joining a couple months ago. The crochet community is so awesome and supportive, and I always love browsing through other people’s projects and checking out the patterns that are “hot right now” (or “the designs that Ravelers are looking at today”). Last month, I stumbled upon a pattern called “Crocheted Mary-Jane...
How to Read Amigurumi Patterns
I have been receiving some e-mails recently from people asking how to read amigurumi patterns. I always assumed it was straight forward enough, but I often forget what it was like when I first started crocheting. Trying to interpret patterns can seem like trying to understand a foreign language with all the symbols and abbreviations! And so, I thought I would take the time to explicitly and...