As the school year comes to a close, it’s time to start thinking about summertime activities – taking the kids to the pool, having neighborhood barbecues, sitting outside reading … the list goes on. Most people prefer spending time outside during the summer and enjoying the fresh air.
But it’s not always easy to take your craft projects outside with you on a sunny summer day. You can’t take a sewing machine outside. Paper projects might float away in the breeze. Beading crafts might get lost. Knitting or crochet patterns, however, are very mobile and can be worked on almost anywhere – on your living room couch, on the back patio, or near the pool. You don’t have to worry about them getting lost or ruined in the great outdoors.
If you’re looking for crafting inspiration this summer, why not try crochet amigurumi? These adorable crochet animals are great for beginners, and your kids will love them! (You will too!)
Start the summer off right by making a new friend for you, your daughter, or your grandson. These simple crochet animals and dolls are perfect ways to get into the art of crocheting, and they don’t take long to make. You’re sure to fall in love with these little guys!
- Dexter the Dinosaur Amigurumi NEW!
- Eye of the Tiger
- Cute Crochet Amigurumi Crab Perfect for summer
- Lorelei the Lady Bug
- Vibrant Party Animals
- Cute Crochet Doll
- Adorable Amigurumi Dog
- Itty Bitty Bumble Bee
- A Very Hungry Caterpillar
- Henry the Hedgehog The cuddliest little guy you’ll ever make!
- Adorable Duckies
- Crabby Kitty
- Amigurumi Baby Sloth
- Teeny Tiny Octopus
- Rainbow Cuddles Crochet Unicorn Your baby will love this!
- Monkeyin’ Around
- Roy the Flamingo
- An Elephant Never Forgets
Pop Culture Amigurumi Patterns
If you’re not a huge fan of animals, check out these amazing pop culture amigurumi patterns! From Star Wars to Lord of the Rings to Pixar characters, we’ve got your fandom covered.
- Little Hobbit
- Amigurumi Lightsaber The Force is strong with this one
- Vive le Minion
- Little Yoda Crochet Tutorial
- Super Mario Bunches of Bob-ombs
- Marvin the Martian
- These ARE the Droids You’re Looking For
- Pokeball Power Crochet Pattern
- Joy from Inside Out This looks just like the movie!
More Crochet Amigurumi
Check out these other deliciously easy crochet patterns that are
perfect for summer! These work perfectly for summer party decorations and much more.
- Tulip Crochet Flower Patterns
- Yummy Chocolate Chip Cookies These look good enough to eat!
- Mini Eggs and Bacon Plushies Set
- Huggable Cactus
- Ooey Gooey S’more Your kids will love this