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  • Publisher: Search Press
  • Edition: BC Paperback
  • Publication: 28 February 2021
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781782219521
  • Stock: 50+
  • Size: 180x230 mm
  • Illustrations: 300
  • Pages: 128
  • RRP: £9.99
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Crochet Little Heroes

£9.99

20 amigurumi dolls to make and inspire by Orsi Farkasvölgyi

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Book Description

Using the Japanese art of amigurumi, learn how to crochet 20 cute heroes and heroines! Not only will they become beloved keepsakes, they will also celebrate the lives of icons such as Jane Austen, Frida Khalo, Maya Angelou, Pablo Picasso, Muhammad Ali, and Bruce Lee. From World War 2 heroes such as Josephine Baker to talented musicians and actors including Prince and Audrey Hepburn, everyone will find a crocheted character in this book to inspire them. 

Each project begins with a short description and lists the yarn type and colours used, but readers should feel free to use whichever brand and colours they prefer. The clear instructions are accompanied by a gorgeous photograph of the finished character and close-up photos demonstrating the trickier stages. At the end of the book you will find all the stitches and techniques needed to crochet the figures, all clearly illustrated with diagrams. 

Table of Contents

Introduction

The Projects

Misty Copeland, Frida Kahlo, Rita Moreno, Coco Chanel, Josephine Baker, Maya Angelou, Jane Austen, Bruce Lee, Jackie Robinson, Jane Goodall, Malala Yousafzai, Audrey Hepburn, Serena Williams, Muhammad Ali, Gandhi, Prince, Katherine Johnson, Abraham Lincoln, Pablo Picasso, Rosa Parks

Techniques
Index
Acknowledgements

About the Author

About Orsi Farkasvölgyi

Orsi Farkasvölgyi is a professional amigurumi designer from Budapest, Hungary. A former film distributor, her soft spot has always been animation. When Orsi left her job to pursue her dreams to became a dollmaker, through her amigurumi designs her love and passion for cute characters found a new outlet. Join Orsi’s 25K followers @manuskacrochet or visit her Etsy shop at www.etsy.com/shop/Manuska.

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