AmiguruME, Make Cute Crochet People
Publisher/Company: Lark Crafts
Take amigurumi to a new level! Learn how to crochet people with AmiguruME by the very talented Allison Hoffman. Make a mini version of yourself, or create a crocheted version of a friend, family member, or even your favorite celebrity.
Inside AmiguruME, Hoffman will teach you how to advance past the traditional techniques of Amigurumi to create customizable versions of real life people. Her step-by-step tutorials (complete with color photos and detailed instructions) will walk you through the process of creating your very own miniature crocheted person. If the process seems a bit intimidating to you, don't worry; Hoffman's attention to detail makes it effortless to crochet people.
The book includes chapters on how to crochet practically every aspect of a mini person, from the hair down to the feet. Chapters include: Making Faces and Heads, Upper Body, Lower Body, Feet and Shoes, Hair, and Accessories and More. Within each chapter, you'll find variations for each, making it easy to fully customize your doll based on your model's sex, age, gender, and personal style. Want to have your doll wearing a skirt and high heels? No problem. Sporting a cardigan and skinny pants? Sure. Bikini and flip flops? You got it. There are even instructions on how to crochet glasses, jewelry, hats, handbags, animal companions, and more. Trust us; Hoffman has literally covered it all! Mix and match patterns to create your very own, one-of-a-kind crocheted doll. The possibilities are endless!
Hoffman has truly perfected the art of how to crochet people. In fact, she's received much recognition over the years and her work has become very well-known. Scattered throughout this book, you can see photos of some of the celebrity dolls she has created including Tina Turner, Willie Nelson, Mr. T and Frida Kahlo. In fact, her work has even appeared on the sets of Conan, Martha Stewart, and Jimmy Kimmel Live! There's no doubt that Hoffman is a talented artist and expert crocheter. Get your hands on a copy of this book today to learn the secrets behind how she does it. With the help of AmiguruME, you too can crochet your very own person!
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