By Carolyn Christmas
Adorably simple, enchantingly cute, crocheted critters are capturing hearts around the world. Called "amigurumi" in Japan, these charming little pets are easy and fun to make. This English-language pattern book shows you how to create amigurumi animals that are true expressions of your creative side. 12 patterns include cat, monkey, bear, frog, turtle and more; sizes range from 3" to 12" tall.
Crochet amigurumi with Worsted Weight Yarn and a G-6 (4mm) Crochet Hook. You will also need stuffing and various little eyes.