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.
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.Just recently,...

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Harp Seal Pup Amigurumi Crochet Pattern

Harp Seal Pup Amigurumi Crochet Pattern

I love cute things. I love cute animals. On a scale of 1 to 10, with 10 being extreme cuteness, baby harp seals are definitely a 10. These roly-poly pups only keep their fluffy, white coats for about two to three weeks after birth before molting. But those first few...

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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...

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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 the...

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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.