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Book Review: HAPPY-GURUMI by Vanessa Chan




“Cute” is the only word to describe the twenty patterns found within this book by animator, Vanessa Chan. As she points out, “There are endless possibilities to create whatever you want with just a few stitches.” You’ll learn how with these patterns ranging from easy to complex.



Bumblebee
All projects are made with worsted weight yarn, and instructions for basic stitches and finishing will encourage even novices who want to dip their toes into the world of Amigurumi! As a bonus, many feature felt and embroidery embellishments. Starting simple, crocheters can proceed with each success!

Little Blue Bird

Beautiful and colorful full-page photos are helpful, and clever comments from each Ami are just plain fun: Little Blue Bird says, “I was tweeting before it was cool!”

Daisy
I know that I’ll be hopping fast to make the “Rabbit” and many more! Learn more about Vanessa and her creations on her website. Her book is available from Martingale, and retails for $22.99. Also available is an e-book which retails for $14.99.

Comments

stefanie g-r said…
This looks like a really cute book!

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