Crochet amigurumi pattern for Lenny the Beaver and his backpack.
Lenny is a chubby beaver with lovely white felt teeth. He wears a yellow and blue tapestry crochet baseball hat and he can't live without his huge backpack, which is a miniature of a proper camping backpack!
This is a 9 pages PDF amigurumi pattern (with photos) - Available in English (US terms) and Italian. The pattern includes instruction and photos to learn:
- how to crochet into both sides of the foundation chain
- the invisible color change for tapestry crochet
**It is NOT a finished toy, it is a digital downloadable pattern to make the amigurumi character with your hands, yarn and a crochet hook
Materials (NOT included):
- DMC Natura Just Cotton (50 g / 155 m) or similar fingering weight / 4 ply yarn in:
brown (Lin 78) dark brown (Tropic brown 22) yellow (Giroflée 85) blue (Star Light 27) green (Chartreuse 48) gray (Gris Argent 09) orange (Safran 47)
- 2.5 mm (US B/1 or C/2) crochet hook
- a pair of 6 mm safety eyes
- a safety nose (approx. 12 x 10 mm)
- 4 metal jump rings (approx. 10 mm diameter)
- black thread
- white felt (leftover)
- tapestry needle
- stitch markers
- sewing pins
- small binder clip
Skill level: intermediate
Beaver: 17cm / 6.5" when made with the indicated yarn
Backpack: 11.5 x 9cm / 4.5 x 3.5" when made with the indicated yarn
All the pieces are worked separately and then sewn together.
You may sell amigurumi toys made from Airali design patterns only in small quantity, providing each toy with a tag that gives me credit as Designer and you as Maker (eg. Gino the Bear made by Lucy, design by Ilaria Caliri www.airalidesign.com). If you sell also on Etsy or other marketplace you have to mention my website in the description of the item. You may not sell or share the pattern.
I’d love to see your makes, share a photo on Instagram using the hashtag #airalidesign @airali_gray