CROCHET AMIGURUMI PATTERN
Inspired by one of the most iconic characters from the Studio Ghibli movie Kiki’s Delivery Service, may I introduce to you Kiki. Complete with red bow, delivery satchel and broom.
And, of course, Kiki would never be without her side-kick cat, Jiji!
The pattern has been worked up in aran weight cotton yarn (Brand: Drops Paris), but you could substitute for a different weight/yarn type as long as you change the hook size accordingly.
But first a few details:
Terminology: The pattern is written in English, in standard US terminology
Measurements: The finished piece measures approx. 22-23 cm tall. Jiji measures approx. 8-10 cm tall.
What you’ll need:
- Aran weight yarn (Drops Paris) – beige, blue, red, black, dark and light brown
- 3.5 mm crochet hook
- 9 mm safety eyes (x2)
- Stuffing material
- Stitch markers and pins (optional)
- Cocktail stick (optional, for the broom)
- Felt (optional, for Jiji’s eyes)
- Yarn needle
Stitch Knowledge Required:
- Magic ring
- Chain stitch
- Single crochet stitch
- half double crochet
- Back loops only
- Front loops only
- Single crochet decrease (sc2tog)
- Invisible decrease
What’s included in the set:
The pattern includes instructions for the main doll Kiki, including her red bow and delivery satchel…
… as well as JiJi the cat and delivery broom.
A few more angles to see the finished pattern:
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