Flamingo Amigurumi Crochet Pattern

Flamingo Amigurumi Crochet Pattern

When I think of an animal mascot of the summer, I picture a flamingo. The image of that distinctive pink plumage and sassy bent leg just screams tropical elegance. This flamingo amigurumi pattern is fairly simple but there is a neat shaping trick that I used for the...
Totoro Crochet Amigurumi Pattern

Totoro Crochet Amigurumi Pattern

  MATERIALS Yarns – Grey (A), White (B), Cream (C), Green (D), small amount of black for the nose 8 mm safety eyes polyester fibrefill size 7 (4.5 mm) crochet hook yarn needle ABBREVIATIONS ch = chain st = stitch sc = single crochet inc = single crochet 2 into...
Kero (Kerberos) Crochet Amigurumi Pattern

Kero (Kerberos) Crochet Amigurumi Pattern

Kero from Cardcaptor Sakura is bossy and gluttonous but oh so adorable. Crochet your own little guardian of the Clow Cards in his false form. MATERIALS Yarns – Yellow (A), White (B), small amount of black for the nose 8 mm safety eyes polyester fibrefill size 7...
Alpaca Crochet Amigurumi Pattern

Alpaca Crochet Amigurumi Pattern

Alpa-can you handle how adorable and squishy this thing looks? Alpa-cancel your plans so that you can crochet up your own amigurumi alpaca! Comment below or share your alpaca on Instagram (remember to tag @sirpurlgrey)! I alpa-can’t wait to see them! MATERIALS...
Crochet Cactus Amigurumi Pattern

Crochet Cactus Amigurumi Pattern

I try my darndest to keep my houseplants alive and well but I must admit, I’m not the best at remembering to water them. Imagine a plant that added much-needed greenery to your home, and requires no attention at all to keep it alive. That doesn’t exist, of...
“Loaf” Pug Dog Amigurumi Crochet Pattern

“Loaf” Pug Dog Amigurumi Crochet Pattern

I love the shape of pugs. That little loaf body and itty bitty legs is just too much! I set out to develop a simple and quick pug amigurumi pattern that epitomizes that adorable loaf shape. But I soon realized that all animals are cuter in loaf form. By changing up...
Koopa Shell Amigurumi Pattern

Koopa Shell Amigurumi Pattern

I have been playing a LOT of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and I’m finding that I often have to keep my road rage in check. To do that, I developed this pattern for the Koopa shells that you can use as items in the game to launch at your opponents. But now you can make...
Sea Turtle Amigurumi Crochet Pattern

Sea Turtle Amigurumi Crochet Pattern

I was very lucky to receive some Paintbox Cotton Aran yarn sent to me from LoveCrochet.com and I’m stoked to be collaborating with them by designing a Sea Turtle amigurumi with the Paintbox yarn. The colours on top from the left: Sailor Blue (col. 640), Dolphin...
How to Change Colours in Crochet

How to Change Colours in Crochet

When I first started crocheting amigurumi, I tended to avoid patterns that required changing colour because I didn’t know how to do it properly. I figured that you would just drop whatever colour you were working with and start crocheting with the new colour but...
The Crochet Wildlife Guide Book

The Crochet Wildlife Guide Book

I am incredibly excited to announce that my book, The Crochet Wildlife Guide, has now been released! This book was a project that my co-author, Jeff Wiehler, and I have been working on over the past year. It feels so surreal to be holding a book that we made together....