This beautiful Ballerina in Purple, Alana, is one of 4 kits in the Ballerina Collection by Circulo. Made of mercerized cotton yarn, this fun toy kit has easy care washing instructions and will be around for ages as your child grows and changes. This is a complete kit with all that you need to make your dancing Amigurumi.
Other kits available in this series include Ballerina in Pink, Ballerina in Green & Ballerina in Blue. Click any highlighted link to go directly to the kit to create and make all of the dancers.
Designed for Intermediate to Advanced Crocheters using basic and repetitive stitches as well as more detailed shaping and finishing including increases and decreases, simple sewing stitches, and embroidery stitches.
Tips to make perfect amigurumis: Keep to the indicated height mentioned in the pattern because the amount of yarn is intended for this size. Avoid crocheting too loosely making open stitches because the stuffing fiber is not supposed to appear or come out of stitches.
Kit includes printed pattern, crochet hook, 4 colors of Amigurumi, safety eyes, ribbon, polyfill, tapestry needle & locking stitch marker.
DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Amigurumi by Circulo
(100% Mercerized Cotton; 125g/278yds): 1 kit required to make amigurumi figure.
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: 16.5" tall
YARDAGE: 167 yds tan, 78 yds light purple, purple orchid & brown yarn, 2 yds light purple ribbon
SKILL LEVEL: Advanced - color changes, ruffles, advanced joinery
HOOKS: Size 2.5mm crochet hook, or size needed to obtain gauge
OTHER TOOLS: Safety eyes, 2 yds of ribbon, Tapestry needle, 1.4 oz. Polyester stuffing & Locking stitch marker (included in kit).
GAUGE: Std = 4" in charted pattern
Images courtesy of Circulo