99% of orders dispatched within 24hrs, delivery times may vary.

Please note our warehouse and customer service department will be closed from Monday 29th June until Monday 6th July 2020.

During this time we will not be able to process any orders. To ensure you receive your books before we close please send in your order no later than Thursday 25th June.


Adding item to the basket

× Item added

This item has been added to your basket.

Proceed to checkout
US Flag Australian Flag
Search the site...

Look inside Click here for extra content on Bookmarked Hub
  • Publisher: Search Press
  • Edition: BC Paperback
  • Publication: 13 October 2023
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781800921481
  • Stock: 50+
  • Size: 190x235 mm
  • Illustrations: 130
  • Pages: 96
  • RRP: £9.99
Download jacket image

Crochet Furry Friends

£9.99

12 faux fur amigurumi animals to make by Ashley Parker

Add to Basket
Book Description

Crochet 12 cute and furry amigurumi friends in faux fur yarn.

Crochet expert Ashley Parker leads you through the basics of successfully working with faux fur yarns. Ashley shares her invaluable tips and tricks for using this yarn type, and clearly explains everything you need to get started, building your confidence and showing you that working with faux fur yarn doesn't need to be daunting! 

Ashley is known for her easy-to-follow amigurumi patterns, which are all set out using US crochet terminology. A clear conversion chart of US to UK crochet terms is included in the book. 

There are 12 furry animal friends to crochet, some using a mix of faux fur and smooth yarn, including a teddy bear, elephant, panda, sloth, unicorn, bat and penguin which all make gorgeously soft and cute cuddly toys. 

Stitch guides and step-by-step instructions with photos are all included working with faux fur yarn has never been so straightforward! 

Table of Contents

Introduction 
Tools and materials
Guide to buying fur yarn
Stitch abbreviations and conversions
Techniques
Crochet stitches
Colour
Tension
Finishing your toys
Tips and tricks for working with fur yarn

Projects
Sherman Sheep, Barrington Bear, Elliot Elephant, Abbey Axolotl, Sid the Sloth, Lucy Unicorn, Beatrice Bunny, Pierre Penguin, Ollie Owl, Patty Panda, Bella Bat, Sammy Skunk

About the Author

About Ashley Parker

Ashley Parker is a crochet designer and crochet blogger living near Toronto, Ontario Canada with her husband and two children. Ashley has always been crafty but found a passion for crochet as an adult, after the birth of her children. Soon after learning to crochet, she was hooked, and she hasn’t stopped since. Her love of crochet lead her to leave the corporate world to pursue working as a crochet designer and blogger full-time. In addition to independently publishing her crochet patterns, Ashley has written many patterns and tutorials for magazines, yarn companies, tool and craft companies and more. This is her first book with Search Press. You can find more about Ashley and her designs at theloopylamb.com

Add to Basket Printer friendly version

Customers who bought Crochet Furry Friends, also bought...

Knitting Peter Rabbit

Knitting Peter Rabbit

By Claire Garland

100 Micro Amigurumi

100 Micro Amigurumi

By Steffi Glaves

Wallace & Gromit: Cracking Crochet

Wallace & Gromit: Cracking Crochet

By Sarah-Jane Hicks & Aardman

Knitted Animal Toys

Knitted Animal Toys

By Louise Crowther

You may also be interested in...

We use cookies to personalise your experience and to analyse our traffic. Do you want to allow all cookies or view and change settings?