Amigurumi means art of making toys in Japanese. It is derived from a combination of the words Ami (meaning crocheted or knitted) and Nuigurumi (meaning stuffed toy).
These toys made using crochet and single crochet technique have become quite popular in recent years.
Do you want to make these toys to your baby with your own hands by learning the Crochet Amigurumi Doll that spread rapidly to the whole world after Japan?
Required Materials To Make Amigurumi
- Thin tip crochet
- Wool for Amigurumi
- Stitch marker
- Additional materials to be used for the decoration according to the shape of the toy
- Polyester fiberfill for filling in
Which Knitting Should Be Preferred For Amigurumi
Amigurumi can be made with all kinds of wool but thin and non-pilling wools are more suitable for amigurumi. If you prefer a non-broken wool, your toy will last longer.
How to Make Amigurumi
If you do not know how to make crochet knitting and single crochet, you can watch and learn videos on this subject first. Start your knitting according to the description of the shape you will make. You will shape your toy by increasing and decreasing the number of stitches.
Once you knitted your desired shape, fill the inside of your toy with the polyester fiberfill and switch to decorate looking at sample photos.