This simply adorable book includes step-by-step instructions for making a whole host of amigurumi-inspired crochet pieces. Illustrated with detailed diagrams and beautiful photography, readers will find 40 cute, creative projects, from food treats: cupcakes, doughnuts, sweets and strawberries, to cute creatures: little families of ducks and birds, squirrels with acorns, mice, ladybirds, deer, lambs, donkeys and more! There are also great ideas for a wide variety of festive decorations including swflakes, wreaths, stockings, and bells. You'll also learn to create flowers for bookmarks, or bows, booties and dolls - there's a cute project for all manner of crafters. The concealed wire-O binding allows the book to stay open hands free while you're crocheting.
Maki Oomaci (Tokyo, Japan) has studied art since childhood. After working at the Suntory Museum, she became a designer at Mind Wave, a stationery manufacturer in Japan. She then began selling consignment knitting accessories and stuffed toys and amiguraumi at the store Jam Cover in Tokyo. She now divides her time between creating her adorable crafts and writing books about them.