Chances are that you've seen an example of amigurumi at some point in your life, but did you know what it was? Amigurumi is the Japanese art of knitting tiny, adorable creatures, often featuring human-like expressions. The art has caught on around the world and many people sell their creations online, especially those who make amigurumi fandom creatures from Harry Potter, Marvel, Pokemon and other beloved franchises.
If you want to try your hand at amigurumi, there are some wonderful patterns here that feature cute animals like pigs and monkeys. Be sure to follow the tips like sewing in small pebbles where you want the critter to sit or stand so you give it enough weight. These little dolls make excellent gifts!
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