An original crochet amigurumi Hippo pattern from the AfricAmi range by June Gilbank.
Yarn: bulky weight yarn in grey
Hook: US G7 / 4.5mm
Option: Use worsted weight yarn and an E US/3.5mm hook for a smaller hippo
Size: approx 6" (15cm) long, or approx 4" (10cm) long for worsted weight option
Eye size: 9mm (or use 8mm eyes if you make them with worsted weight yarn instead of bulky weight)
Note: Take advantage of the savings when you buy this pattern as part of AfricAmi Set 1!