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amigurumi animals

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I just went to my mailbox, and look what I found inside (sorry about the photo quality; the sun is not cooperating today):

It’s a new book, Amigurumi Animals by Annie Obaachan! The book is very cute, and has lots of tips for how to design and make amigurumi:

It includes a menagerie of patterns you can make (with both written and charted instructions):

In the back is a gallery of amigurumi artists, and guess who has a full-page spread? πŸ˜‰

Three large pictures, and a little blurb about me and What really cracked me up, though, is I even made it into the index πŸ˜€

If you’re an amigurumi beginner, you could do a lot worse than picking up Amigurumi Animals (and not just to look at my photos!)


  1. Brie said

    Well done!!!!!!!! I am soooooo chuffed for you!

  2. Robyn said

    Congrats! Glad to see things going well for you. You must be so excited.

  3. kris said

    oh how cool is that?!!!!
    yipee for you.
    glad you got the site up and running. i stopped in yesterday and got an error message. got a little worried. i am happy its all better now.
    i will have to look for that book. looks interesting.
    i love the magnets too btw – i have a magnet collection on my fridge actually.


  4. Jana said

    Awesome! I want to get the book too!

  5. futuregirl said

    Glad everything got moved over A-OK. Yay for getting your name in the index. You rock!

  6. Blue said

    I basically second what Futuregirl said but want to add…

    Congratu-frickin-lations! πŸ™‚


  7. firesheep67 said

    you GO girl! congratulations! =:)

  8. karrie said

    You are in the book!! Awesome!

  9. val said

    Neat! you are in the big time….all published and everything…….

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