Amigurumi, the traditional Japanese art of knitted or crocheted stuffed figures, is a craft that is sweeping the country. In The Complete Idiot’s Guide(r) to Amigurumi crafters will learn the basic stitches of crochet, how to make basic shapes (heads, arms, legs, torsos), stuffing techniques, and embellishments such as hair, eyes, and tassels. They will also learn how to make flowers and vegetables, and will acquire the tools to be able to let their imaginations run wild and create their own unique and adorable Amigurumi.
- Easy-to-follow instructions and patterns for the absolute beginner
- The only book that teaches readers how to make their own Amigurumi (not just follow patterns)
- Includes several complete patterns
- Author is a foremost expert on Amigurumi