Monkey Love

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Okay, enough with the afghans! Last week it snowed. Twice. This week it is eighty and humid!

Too hot to make blankets?

Amigurumi time!

You remember Mr. Giraffe?
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No, not that one, let me try again…
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There he is! And now I have had requests for several more, not suprisingly. He IS cute!

Thankfully I wrote the pattern out well enough to decipher my scribbled notes.

But now onto something new…his cousin, little Miss Monkey!

Appendages first!
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There we are…now head and trunk…
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Nicely done. And now, all sewn and garnished:
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Not bad for my first try! And no pattern. I’ve several ideas in mind for the next ones!

But first, a few more giraffes!
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Legs are coming along nicely.

Want to make your own? These are my designs, but I started with (and loosely based them on) this wonderful free pattern, making a zebra, tiger, frog, duck and several darling teddy bears last year as gifts:

http://www.amigurumitogo.com/2012/06/hippo.html

Happy creature-crafting!

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