Welcome to Sir Purl Grey!

Hello! My name is Phillip and I am an amigurumi artist from Calgary, Canada. I am a nerd at heart – my amigurumi designs are inspired by my passion for video games and comic books.
Schoolkid Elephant Amigurumi Crochet Pattern

Schoolkid Elephant Amigurumi Crochet Pattern

This sweet, little elephant is the second pattern in my back to school series of amigurumi. She's got a cute bow accessory and carries her books in a stylish messenger bag. Before I started designing this pattern, I thought about animals that I haven't ever crocheted....

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Schoolkid Pig Amigurumi Crochet Pattern

Schoolkid Pig Amigurumi Crochet Pattern

September is almost here and this little piggy is ready for class in his back to school cool! This school year is definitely going to start off a lot different as we're now including face masks in the school supplies shopping list, and learning in a social distanced...

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Animal Crossing Giant Bell Bag Crochet Pattern

Animal Crossing Giant Bell Bag Crochet Pattern

To anyone who is familiar with Animal Crossing, this iconic gold sack is used to hold the in-game currency, bells. I plan to use these bags in lieu of wrapping paper for future gifts to friends and family. But you can definitely put whatever you want in it. Replace...

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Piranha Plant Amigurumi Crochet Pattern

Piranha Plant Amigurumi Crochet Pattern

Anyone that knows me well knows that I LOVE Nintendo and that the fondest memories of my childhood are of playing Super Mario World for the SNES. Even now as an adult, the characters and creatures from that Mario universe continue to resonate with me and inspire my...

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My book

The Crochet Wildlife Guide 

A complete illustrated guide to amigurumi wildlife. Features my designs for animals from around the world and amigurumi patterns for beginners to experts.