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Topic: Tiny Amigurumi Turtles, Octopuses and Sheep - free patterns!  (Read 8284 times)
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« on: April 07, 2012 11:15:58 AM »

Every year I make lots of tiny amigurumi creatures to sell at my son's school Christmas bazaar. I've haven't got round to posting photos of everything I made for last year, but in the meantime, here are a few that I've written up the patterns for. All four patterns are together in one document that you can download at the end of this post.

Tiny Two-tone Turtles

These are a variation on a pattern I've already posted for little turtles - about 2" from head to tail - that you can easily make into keychains. You can make the shells plain, but if you use spike stitch and two colours you get these lovely patterns on the shells.







Baby Octopuses

With bodies that are less than 1.5" across, you can make a tiny baby octopus with long wiggly legs, or cute little stumpy ones. I've used safety eyes here, but you cn just as easily embroider the eyes, or sew on small buttons.



Wee Sheepie

Maybe it's a bit late to make this little sheep for Easter, but she's so small that you might just have time!



Have fun!
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« Reply #1 on: April 07, 2012 11:29:10 AM »

The turtles are BEYOND AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!! Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: April 07, 2012 11:53:50 AM »

Oh my gosh!  These are adorable!!  I must increase my yarn skills......
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« Reply #3 on: April 07, 2012 12:02:46 PM »

I love octopuses, they are one of my favourite creatures. I may have to learn to crochet just so I can have some of these teeny tiny ones!
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« Reply #4 on: April 07, 2012 12:42:39 PM »

These are so cute. Cheesy Thank you for the patterns. It looks fairly easy so I should be able to make them. I love the turtles!! Wink
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« Reply #5 on: April 07, 2012 03:01:30 PM »

You did it again! You made these CUTE little bazaar-cuties!!

The kids at my school play with the little cork-knights and everyone who sees them, WANTS those!!

Thanks for posting, showing and sharing!
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« Reply #6 on: April 10, 2012 07:08:35 PM »

These are adorable! I love the turtle. Thank you so much for sharing your patterns.
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« Reply #7 on: April 12, 2012 01:05:43 PM »

Aw, the sheep! Love the others, too, but most of all the sheep!
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« Reply #8 on: April 12, 2012 05:05:35 PM »

So cute. Thank you.
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« Reply #9 on: April 13, 2012 08:36:23 AM »

Thanks everyone!

Aw, the sheep! Love the others, too, but most of all the sheep!

I think the sheep is best if you use some nice natural looking wool, especially for the body.
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« Reply #10 on: April 13, 2012 03:14:07 PM »

They're soo cute...i specially like the turtles!
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« Reply #11 on: April 13, 2012 06:02:52 PM »

These are adorable and so quick and easy! I've already made two of the stubby-legged octopus babies, thanks for posting these!  Cheesy
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« Reply #12 on: April 14, 2012 01:17:32 AM »

Thanks guys! I'm glad you're having fun with them!
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« Reply #13 on: April 15, 2012 06:11:09 PM »

My mum would flip if I made her one of those little turtles.  Bookmarked.  Thank you so much for the pattern! <3
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« Reply #14 on: April 17, 2012 03:55:35 PM »

oh my gosh! *shuffles off to make some*

THANK YOU! Grin
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« Reply #15 on: April 21, 2012 06:39:44 PM »

This pattern is great. I made one for my little cousin who is trying to sell "raceing " turtles...(3 bucks each except the two fast ones...they're 6 bucks) lmao. little kids are awesome.
I have a feeling I'll be making more very soon.
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« Reply #16 on: April 26, 2012 01:03:01 PM »

I have a great friend who is crazy over turtles...I'm thinking a bunch of these would be a super present! Thanks for sharing. Smiley
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« Reply #17 on: April 27, 2012 07:22:02 AM »

DAWWWWWW!! SO CUTE!  Grin
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« Reply #18 on: April 27, 2012 08:52:16 AM »

Thanks everyone!
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« Reply #19 on: August 08, 2012 07:51:29 PM »

Thank you so much for sharing your patterns, love them!
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« Reply #20 on: August 11, 2012 11:22:48 AM »

Those are really cool. Pinned your tutorial. Thanks!
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