amigurumi, shapes

Shapes: triangle, pyramid

And for the last shape group: triangular things! I will show you how to make triangles, tetrahedrons and pyramids 🙂   – sc – single crochet – inc – increase (sc2 in one stitch) – dinc – double increase (sc3 in one stitch) – dec – decrease (go from 2 stitches to one) – ddec – double decrease (go… Read More Shapes: triangle, pyramid

amigurumi, shapes

Shapes: square, cube

More shapes! Today is the day for squares and cubes. These are used a lot less frequently than spheres and circles, but they’re tons of fun to work with 🙂 – sc – single crochet – inc – increase (sc2 in one stitch) – dinc – double increase (sc3 in one stitch) – dec –… Read More Shapes: square, cube

amigurumi, basics/tutorial

Basics: Hook size

With amigurumi, a question often asked is “What hook do I need with this yarn?”, so today I will answer this question :). Using the wrong hook size will not only make your stuffing come out, but can also make crocheting more difficult. Lots of times, your yarn will already give an estimate of which… Read More Basics: Hook size