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a tale of three monkeys

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crocheted monkeys


The monkeys went out to play today. It was a beautiful day and they were enjoying the sunshine.



Suddenly, they saw a stranger in their tree!

crocheted monkeys

crocheted monkeys


The monkeys moved in to investigate.

crocheted monkeys


“Be careful – keep your distance,” warned Daddy Monkey.

crocheted monkeys


But Baby Monkey wasn’t listening and leapt down to meet the newcomer…

It turns out the newcomer had been too shy to intrude on the family playtime, but once the ice was broken, she was happy to join in the games. The gibbon and the tamarins are now best of friends!

crocheted monkeys

UPDATE: Looking for the pattern? You can find the Fuzzy Monkeys crochet pattern in my shop.


  1. Irma W said

    I am a librarian working in a primary school. Next year is the year of the gorilla and to have some of these beautiful monkeys hanging in my library would be fantastic. Could you please help me to obtain the patterns
    cheers IW

  2. giga said

    i love the monkeys but they should of been careful talking to a strange monkey they don’t know
    ok just do it

  3. Natasha said

    They are Amazing! You are super talented! I’ve never seen anything like this. Such unique style!!!!!!!

  4. Acrylicana said

    LOVE these. ๐Ÿ˜€ They’re so cute hanging from those trees. ^_^

  5. Rina said

    I’m dying of cuteness here. I love amigurumi stories!

  6. Donna said

    What a lovely story! very creative in introducing your gibbon!

  7. Mini said

    Wonderful! Am anxiously awaiting the pattern ๐Ÿ™‚

  8. Jessica said

    That is one of the cutest things I’ve ever seen!

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