Happy 1st ever International Amigurumi Day!

Who would’ve thought, after all this time, that amigurumi had yet to have its very own special day? The thought never even crossed my mind until I saw a message in my Facebook inbox from fellow crafters Marcia Scarpelli of Ami Arts and Bianca of Two Bee, inviting me to join them on this special […]

Little Twin Stars: Lala’s Hair Tutorial

Hello my dear friends! If you’ve been following along my adventures on Instagram via @amigurumei, you’ll remember that I promised to make a quick post on some tips for making the Little Twin Stars. And so here it is! I must apologise that there seems to be a mistake printed for Lala’s Hair. You can […]

The one you’ve been waiting for: Free Cinnamoroll amigurumi pattern

The long-awaited Cinnamoroll pattern is here! Many of you have asked about this character, which made an appearance in the Welcome to Sanrio Land! page in the Hello Kitty Crochet book. Cinnamoroll was originally cast as one of the many stars of the book, but was later left out so that we could make space […]

Free Pan-san the Panda amigurumi pattern

Who would’ve thought? I’ve been baking bread. Loads of it. Bread is パン (pan) in Japanese. Which brings me to my brand new free amigurumi pattern: Pan-san the cho-kawaii Panda! Tada! He’s not your usual Panda of course, since he loves bread and butter and buns and brioche… …and also anything remotely sweet and scrumptious. […]

FREE HEN & CHICKS AMIGURUMI PATTERN: TORI & TAMA-GO

Hello! It’s been too long, too long! A big hug to everyone who’s been following my posts and waiting for more amiguruMEI adventures to come. Being a first-time mom and to twins has been a roller coaster ride…sweet, exciting, frightful with a tang of adrenaline rush. My boys have finally turned a year old! So […]

Happy Mother’s Day: Free Amigurumi Pattern for Risa-chan the bunny mommy

Oh gosh, hello everyone! It’s been such a long, long time! I must apologise for the long absence! If you’ve been following my Instagram, you would know why I’ve been missing from the amigurumi scene: I just became a mom to two lovely twin boys (and boy, do they keep my two hands full!) Jacob […]

Happy New Year + Free Daikichi the fortune monkey amigurumi pattern

Hello 2016! A Happy New Year to all my fellow crafters! I know it’s been forever since I updated…if you’ve been following my Instagram…you’d probably know what I’ve been busy with for the most part of the year… I’m currently just four days away from delivering my twin baby boys! Things have been hectic what […]

Hello Kitty Crochet Showcase and Signing appearance at Kinokuniya, Suria KLCC

Konnichiwa! My Hello Kitty Crochet Showcase and Signing appearance will be happening tomorrow! Venue: Main Entrance, Kinokuniya Bookstores, Suria KLCC, Kuala Lumpur Date: Sunday, Nov 9 Time: 2pm Description: I’ll be sharing an amigurumi demo at 2pm, and then proceed on with the book signing and some photo opportunities if time permits! Psst: Come in your […]

Exclusive Hello Kitty Crochet Tip#2: It’s in the eyes, nose and whiskers

Hello again! I hope you found the last post, where we talked about the unique Sanrio head-molding exercise, helpful! Today, we’ll be bringing out the sewing kit, for we will be learning how to sew, or much rather, embroider on the face of sweet Miss Kitty White! You will find that this technique is used for […]