A very common problem that we have when crocheting amigurumis is that sometimes the stitches open and you see the filling inside, which is not very aesthetic.
This can happen for several reasons:
1.- Size of the needle:
It is possible that the needle is not the most suitable for the thickness of yarn that you use and crocheting with it, the stitches remain more separated than they should.
Try crocheting with a smaller needle.
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Today I bring you a tutorial that will come great to you if you want to make ringlets for the hair of your amigurumis.
You may have already seen them in some of my patterns, as in the Unicorn Witch or the Christmas elf.
We can make the ringlets separately or on an crocheted base that will have already the shape and size that we need. Here, for example, I have crocheted an elongated piece that, once the ringlets are added, will become the manes of our unicorn witch.
Continue reading How to Crochet Ringlets for the Hair of your Amigurumis
Hello dreamy! How did you start the new year?
I hope full of new projects, new goals and great enthusiasm.
I, as you see, without stopping to crochet,… What would I do without these little moments…
I want to show the new amigurumis I’m designing: Baby Disney!!
It is a collection of Disney characters medium size, like the Baby Looney Tunes Collection.
At this time I have Mickey and Minnie of 8 or 10 I want to do.
Do you like how they’re? …
Continue reading Work in progress: Baby Disney + Guess, guess, …
The New Year is approaching and it is time to remember, to take a look back, but also to plan new projects, new goals and new objectives.
If you are like me, you will like planning. And so that you can do it in the best way, I created this printable 2018 calendar.
Continue reading Amigurumi 2018 Calendar [Printable]
These are the first Christmas of this website and the truth is that I am very excited.
It has been a wonderful year, a lot of work, new projects, new challenges … but especially many friends.
Continue reading Elf Christmas Free Amigurumi Pattern
Finally it´s time to show you my new ebook and I assure you that the wait was worth it
Animagumis: 15 patterns to crochet yarn animals
I confess that it is the most important project that I have faced so far, not only because they are unpublished patterns, but because I wanted their design to be very special.
From the beginning I had the firm intention to correspond to the support that you and other colleagues give me, and what a better way than to follow many of the ideas and suggestions that you have given to me with so much affection.
Each little animal is designed so that you can separate it from the character it represents, that is, you can remove the clothes and accessories whenever you want. By this way you have 2 patterns in 1, the animal and the character.
Continue reading New ebook “Animagumis: 15 Patterns to crochet yarn animals” Now on Sale!
If you love the amigurumis as much as I do, I’m sure you already have a good collection of all the shapes and sizes that you’ll like to keep like the first day.
The dust and dirt that accumulate over time on them can tarnish from your best creations.
If that’s your case, it’s time to wash your amigurumis.
You will see that with a little common sense and following these tips it is very easy:
Continue reading How to Wash your Amigurumis
Would you like to create your own amigurumi designs?
Do you want to learn how to design amigurumis and do not know where to start? …
From time to time you ask me how I design my patterns, you have even asked me to do a lesson to learn how to design amigurumi patterns.
I have done a search and the truth is that there is not much information about it, so I will try to explain the process that I follow to design my amigurumi patterns:
Continue reading How to Design your own Amigurumi Patterns
Estimated time: 5,5 h
Size: 11,8″ / 30 cm
Hook size: 2,00 mm
Recommended yarn: 50% acrylic 50% cotton
Download Homer Simpson Amigurumi PDF Pattern
- Yarn of different colors: yellow, white, blue, black, light brown
- Thickness of the yarn: 3.4 mm
- Hook according to the thickness of the yarn.
- Yarn needle
- Sc: Single crochet
- Inc: Increase
- Dec: Decrease
- St: Stitch
Fill the doll with fiberfill asyou crochet.
View the Basic Stitches tutorial
Continue reading Homer Simpson Free Amigurumi Pattern
- Difficulty: High
- Estimated time: 6 h
- Size: 11,8 inch / 30 cm
- Hook size: 2,5 mm
- Recommended yarn: 50% acrylic 50% cotton
- Yarn of different colors: blue, yellow, skin color, white, black, brown.
- Yarn thickness: 3.4 mm
- Crochet needle according to the thickness of the yarn
- Yarn needle
- sc: single crochet
- st: stitch
- ch: chain
- inc: increase
- dec: decrease
Fill the doll with fiberfill as you crochet.
Continue reading Vegeta (Dragon Ball) Free Amigurumi Pattern