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Amigurumi Nativity

Description

Called “amigurumi” in Japan—translation “knitted doll”—little crocheted animals and dolls have become a favorite of collectors worldwide.

Celebrate the holidays with a sweet little manger scene in the amigurumi style. Made with worsted-weight yarn, this set includes Mary, Joseph, baby Jesus, angel, three wise men, and animals.

Skill level

Intermediate.

5 1/2” x 8 1/2” pattern booklet

Size

Standing figures are about 6” tall; animals are 3 1/2”=4” tall, and baby in manger is 2 1/2” x 4”.

Materials

Worsted weight yarn in colors specified in each pattern, or colors of choice

F or G crochet hook

3/8” half-ball shank buttons or other eyes as desired

Tapestry needle

Sewing needle and thread for attaching eyes

Polyester fiberfill

Safety Notice

Buttons and small parts can be a hazard to small children. To be safe, all animals intended for use as toys should have embroidered eyes.

© 2004-2012 Carolyn Christmas, all rights reserved.

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$7.99

 

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