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Super Cute: 25 Amigurumi Animals

3.68 of 5 stars 3.68  ·  rating details  ·  59 ratings  ·  7 reviews
Amigurumi is the popular new Japanese crochet technique for making cloth toys--and Super Cute shows needlecrafters how to master it! Using the Japanese double ring technique, readers learn how to create 25 quirky and cuddly tiny toy animals out of crochet yarn. The only rules amigurumi crafters must follow is to make their creations small--roughly four to six inches long ...more
Paperback, 144 pages
Published October 1st 2009 by Barron's Educational Series
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Nikki
As promised, most of these amigurumi animals are really adorable. Each pattern includes textual instructions along with the spiral diagrams. The instructions are pretty easy to follow, and there's advice about the sort of wool to get and the size of hook to use. Irritatingly, there isn't anything on how much yarn each critter uses, but probably not more than a ball, definitely not more than two balls.

It has a section on the stitches involved, with pretty good diagrams, and a section on how to de
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Grace
I picked up this book because of the variety of different amigurumi animals in it. I'm glad I got it on sale since the directions in them are somewhat difficult to follow as they are written. I'm fairly new (as in crocheting animals for less than 6 months), and when I follow the written directions or the charts it is confusing since the numbers just don't add up right sometimes.

I have found that with a little creativity and looking at the diagrams those sticky parts get a lot easier. So far I'v
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Lucy
There are several cute animals here, but I wouldn't call many of them super-cute.
As with other amigurumi, some have very large heads with little or no body (the so-called Cute Kitten). I liked the gray rat, the Crazy Cat, the tortoise, the horse, the elephant & the panda.
Very few show a picture of anything but the front view, even when there are 3 pictures. Several animals which have tails aren't given them here. I know these aren't meant to be realistic depictions, but leaving off tails doe
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Christen
These come out a little bigger than I expected, I altered the pattern to make them smaller. Good directions though.
Saoirse
I haven't started a priject from this book yet but it looks as amazing as her other book. SO excited to start.
Sara
A great selection of adorable crocheted animals.
Abby
Apr 22, 2011 Abby rated it 4 of 5 stars
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Love 'em and enjoy creating 'em!
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