Crochet Magical Creatures: 20 Easy Amigurumi Patterns (Paperback)

Crochet Magical Creatures: 20 Easy Amigurumi Patterns By Drew Hill Cover Image


Make a little crochet magic, one stitch at a time

Grab your hook and dive into a world of fantastic creatures with this whimsical crochet book. Learn about amigurumi, the Japanese art of crocheting stuffed toys, and use it to make a collection of cute, magical creatures. Easy patterns for critters like griffins and caticorns are simple enough for beginners while also offering plenty of fun for experienced enthusiasts.
  • Build your tool kit—Learn all about choosing different hook sizes, selecting the perfect yarn for your project, and stocking must-have amigurumi accessories like stuffing and stitch markers.
  • Stitch, please—Use clear step-by-step instructions to review essential crochet techniques, including the magic ring and single and double crochet, as well as fun stitches like the picot.
  • Jump into easy crochet patterns—Make dazzling dragons, marvelous mermaids, and more, with 20 simple amigurumi patterns that will have you crocheting with confidence.

Add a little enchantment to your life as you discover the joy of crocheting fantastical creatures!

About the Author

DREW HILL is an amigurumi designer and fiber arts enthusiast. After years of crocheting as a hobby, he decided to take things to the next level and opened Drewbie’s Zoo, where he sells finished amigurumi and offers both free and premium patterns. To learn more, visit or @drewbieszoo.

Praise For…

“I’ve always been a huge fan of Drew’s work, and this book embodies everything I love about him. These designs are absolutely precious, whimsical, and fun to make! Creating from these pages is an absolute blast, whether you’re an experienced crocheter or just starting out! The end results are adorable, and I’ll be making every single design!” —Rikki Gustafson, founder of Crocheted By Rikki, author of A Crochet World of Creepy Creatures & Cryptids

“Absolutely charming! Drew will have anyone stitching up some of these adorable, magical creatures in no time. His clear approach makes amigurumi easy and accessible for everyone, whether they're just beginning or a seasoned expert. I cannot recommend this book enough for anyone who loves crochet and amigurumi.” —Sarah Csiacsek, author, founder of Fanatical Fibers

Crochet Magical Creatures is a whimsical, creative crochet book! Drew is a mastermind at creating cute, beginner-friendly designs that include detailed instructions. A must-have for any crocheter!” —Carolyne Brodie, crochet queen

Product Details
ISBN: 9781638078067
ISBN-10: 1638078068
Publisher: Rockridge Press
Publication Date: September 13th, 2022
Pages: 166
Language: English


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