Tuesday, December 10, 2013

AmiguruMe Book Review and Giveaway!

AmiguruMe

From GOOGLE:   Amigurumi
  1. "Amigurumi is how Japanese call the trend of knitting or crocheting small stuffed animals and anthropomorphic creatures. The word is derived from a combination of the Japanese words ami, meaning crocheted or knitted, and nuigurumi, meaning stuffed doll. ..."
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amigurumi
I adore amigurumi and I loves looking at all the crochet patterns that are all over the web today! Each one is cuter than the next!  
Make sure you scroll all the way to the bottom of this post for a chance to WIN a copy of AmiguruMe!
 
Do you love amigurumi? Have you ever thought of crocheting miniature versions of people that you know? Or even famous people in history? Then this new delightful crochet book, 


AmiguruMe is published by Lark Crafts, a division of Sterling Publications

This crochet book is incredibly detailed and has beautiful photographs. Allison walks you through step by step, the process of creating adorable 'Mini Me's'. She includes instructions for some great accessories, including hair, jewelry, glasses, shoes and more!

Some sections that are included in the book are: Choosing Yarn, Tools, How to Crochet (with step by step photos), Special Amigurmi Techniques and Embroidery How To's.

Who would you try to crochet if you owned this book? Here are a few photos to inspire you!










Our readers have a chance to win a copy of this book. Leave an email address in the COMMENTS. We will pick a random winner on 12/18/13. Without an email address, I cannot contact you in case you are the winner!

12/18/13 Congratulations to Jessica for winning our giveaway of AmiguruMe crochet book!

Review copy and giveaway copy of book supplied by Sterling Publishing.
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11 comments :

Jessica said...

I would love yo win a copy of this book! tejanamadejewelry (at)gmail.com

Nelishia said...

I would love to win this book! How cute! I think the first one I would try would be Michael Jackson, then Willie Nelson. nelishiawhittemore@gmail.com

Shilo Horsman said...

This is so cool. would love to win this. shilosgiftsandnotions@hotmail.com

Bailey said...

Looks like a fun book. I'd love to win a copy. Sheltietimes (at) yahoo.com

Rebecca Orleans said...

poppybead@gmail.com needles and hooks crossed. Rebecca

Anonymous said...

This book looks great, I would love to win a copy! aplaceinthefrog @ yahoo . com

Erin said...

This book looks amazing! Would love to win.:) erinkerrjones@gmail.com

lynaeve said...

what an awesome giveaway! maria_eads (at) yahoo (dot) com

Anonymous said...

I was looking at this book a few days ago. I would love to have a copy, since I'm learning amigurumi. michellestrait(AT)gmail.com.

Eneida said...

I would really like to havea copy of this book!
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Carmen N said...

I love the Indiana Jones! carmen99 at asimplehomestead.com