Amigurumi is the Japanese art of crocheting. The word is a portmanteau, derived from two Japanese words. The first ami, meaning "crocheted or knitted", & the second nuigurumi, which means "stuffed doll". Combine them & you get amigurumi.
What is Amigurumi?
Now we know what it actually means, we can share with you some examples. A lot of amigurumi features animals or creatures & has boomed in popularity since the turn of the millennia.
Amigurumi usually is crocheted from yarn or thread. It can be created as a single piece but more often multiple segments are combined to create one. Once sewn, they can then be stuffed.
Explore Miffy Crochet
Miffy & crochet go hand-in-hand. One of the most popular varieties of crochet is cute amigurumi, something that Miffy most definitely is! You can shop crochet toys directly online now, & as the official Miffy webshop, you can place your order in the comfort knowing that high-quality crochet will be heading your way.
You can shop a wide range of Miffy crochet, featuring Queen Miffy (above), Miffy in a number of her favourite outfits, accessories to dress her up, as well as her friends Melanie & Boris.