Is the head of your amigurumi does not hold? Is it too big and swings to the side?
Surely it has ever happened to you. You finish your amigurumi, sew the parts and … the head does not hold. It is so big that it swings to one side.
Do not worry, then I’ll give you two quick tips so you can solve this problem:
Continue reading 2 Ways to Hold the Head of your Amigurumi
They’re already HEEEEEERE!
They have taken some time but finally there are the most terrifying characters of those films that give us…FEAR…..…….
Continue reading Terrifying Amigurumis: 5 Patterns to Crochet Terror Characters
Hello, how about going back to school? …
First I want to apologize for being so long without writing, I’m involved with an amigurumi animal project and the truth is that I do not have much time to dedicate to the blog.
Continue reading 3 mistakes you should avoid when crocheting amigurumis
As much effort you put into doing things right, there is something that escapes me. What happens is not for you?
At the hour of writing my amigurumi patterns I put all my attention, but is a process of many steps: the draft and the final on paper and then step into digital format, write, add photos, editing, proofreading, translation …
And when you least expect a number that can ruin the whole pattern escapes, or repeat a sequence, or you skip a turn, the self-correcting plays a trick on you … a thousand things can go wrong.
Thinking and thinking about how to make you things easier, because no matter how hard I will still be minor niggles, I decided to add a new section to the website with updates and bug patterns that make them.
This way you can easily check if there have been any changes to your employer and to download and updated from your account.
Continue reading New Updates Section
This time I will talk about the different uses that we can give to the chains and single crochets depending on where we use them and how we crochet on them.
We will see:
- Initial Chain
- Separation chain
- Crochet all around the piece with single crochets
- Complete the piece by taking only one free loop
Are practices that you can find frequently in my amigurumi patterns, so it is possible that you are familiar with them
If you are starting, I recommend you that first learn the basic stitches to crochet amigurumis.
Continue reading Use of Chains and Stitches in Amigurumi
We are going to analyze a very simple pattern through which we will see:
- General aspects of a pattern: materials, abbreviations, filling and finishing of the piece.
- Use of the different types of rows to give rise to the following figures: oval, perfect sphere, thin and elongated shape with variation of size and simple, triangular shape crocheted into spiral and straight way, half sphere, elongated irregular shape, flat circle, lineal shape.
- Form an edge in the fabric.
- Losing stitches by crocheting in straight.
- Calculation of the sequences that we use in the increasing and decreasing rounds: combinations of stitches.
Continue reading Analysis of a Amigurumi Pattern
After seeing the basic stitches to crochet our amigurumis, we need to learn to use them in the right way and at the right time to give them the desired shape.
Let’s see two simple ways through which we can give form to all the necessary figures to create our amigurumis.
They consist in making two stitches on the same stitch, first one and then another.
This will allow us to increase the weave surface, this is, make it wider.
Continue reading Amigurumi Increases and decreases
I like the idea of traveling through space, discover other planets, think that there are wonderful worlds inhabited by extraordinary beings … let the imagination fly …
But don’t you think the spaceships are a bit boring?
Are we going to travel through the universe on a sad gray spaceship?
Of course not!
I show you a new pattern: This fun colors spaceship that will be the envy of most intrepid captains.
With the one-piece crocheted hull and big other pieces, it´s the perfect toy for kids.
As in all my designs is completely soft and also, when using bright colors and highlighting the elements in black, we give it the appearance of a cartoon. Continue reading Colors Spaceship Amigurumi Pattern