Amigurumi Hippopotamus Making

Materials

La Mia Diamond rope;
2 pieces of Gray (L162) color rope
1 piece of White (L001) color rope

2.5 mm crochet hook

10 mm amigurumi eye

Pink color felt

Needle

Abbreviations

sc: Frequent Needle

inc: Increase

dec: reduction

cc: Stitch code

Fabrication

Head

We knit with a gray thread.

1) Magic ring 6sc

2) 6 inch (12)

3) (1 sc, 1a) * 6 (18)

4) (2sc, 1a) * 6 (24)

5) (3 sc, 1a) * 6 (30)

6) (4 sc, 1a) * 6 (36)

7) (5sc, 1a) * 6 (42)

8) (6 sc, 1a) * 6 (48)

9-20) 48x

We wear the eyes between 12-13 rows, 5 times apart.

21) (6 sc, 1 second) * 6 (42)

22) (5sc, 1dec) * 6 (36)

23) (4 sc, 1 second) * 6 (30)

24) (3 sc, 1 second) * 6 (24)

25) (2sc, 1dec) * 6 (18)

26) (1 sc, 1 second) * 6 (12)

Nose

We knit with a gray thread.

1) We pull 7 chains. We pull 1 chain and move up to the next row.

2) 6sc, 3sc on the same loop, 5sc on the other side of the chain, 2sc on the same loop, we end the 1cc row. (16)

3) Chain 1 to the top, 1st, 5th, 1st, 1st, 1st, 5th, 5th, 1st, 1st (20)

4) 1inc, 7sc, 1inc, 1sc, 1inc, 7sc, 1st, 1sc (24)

5) 1sc, 2sc, 6sc, 2sc, 2sc, 2sc, 6sc, 2sc, 1sc (32)

6) 2sc, 2sc, 9sc, 2sc, 3sc, 2nd, 9sc, 2sc, 1sc (40)

7) 3sc, 2sc, 12sc, 2sc, 4sc, 2nd, 12th, 2sc, 1sc (48)

8) 4x, 2v, 15x, 2v, 5x, 2inc, 15x, 2k, 1sc (56)

9-10) 56 frequent needles

11) 4x, 2e, 15x, 2ded, 5x, 2e, 15x, 2e, 1x (48)

12-13) 48x

We fill in fiber and sew to the head.

Nostril (2 pcs)

We knit with a gray thread.

Like the normal ring, but don’t cover the ring.

1) Magic ring 8sc

We leave the rope long to sew.

Ears (2 pieces)

We knit with a gray thread.

1) Magic ring 6sc

2) 6 inch (12)

3) (1 sc, 1a) * 6 (18)

We leave the thread long and sew the ears to the head, if you want, you can sew a pink felt inside the ear.

Body

We knit with a gray thread.

1) Magic ring 6sc

2) 6 inch (12)

3) (1 sc, 1a) * 6 (18)

4) (2sc, 1a) * 6 (24)

5) (3 sc, 1a) * 6 (30)

6) (4 sc, 1a) * 6 (36)

7) (5sc, 1a) * 6 (42)

8) (6 sc, 1a) * 6 (48)

9) (7sc, 1a) * 6 (54)

10) (8 sc, 1a) * 6 (60)

11-14) 60x

15) (8 sc, 1 second) * 6 (54)

16-17) 54x

18) (7sc, 1e) * 6 (48)

19-20) 48x

21) (6 sc, 1 second) * 6 (42)

22-23) 42 sc

24) (5sc, 1e) * 6 (36)

25) 36x

26) (4 sc, 1 second) * 6 (30)

27) (3 sc, 1 second) * 6 (24)

28-30) 24 sc

We fill in fiber and finish.

Handles (2 pcs)

We start with white color rope.

1) Magic ring 6sc

2) 6 inch (12)

3) (1 sc, 1a) * 6 (18)

4) (2sc, 1a) * 6 (24)

We go on a gray rope.

5-7) 24x

8) (2sc, 1de) * 6 (18)

9-11) 18x

12) (4 sc, 1 second) * 3 (15)

13-15) 15x

16) (3 sc, 1 second) * 3 (12)

17-21) 12 sc

We leave the thread long to fill the fiber and sew.

Legs (2 pieces)

We start with white color rope.

1) Magic ring 6sc

2) 6 inch (12)

3) (1 sc, 1a) * 6 (18)

4) (2sc, 1a) * 6 (24)

5) (3 sc, 1a) * 6 (30)

We go on a gray rope.

6) (4 sc, 1a) * 6 (36)

7) 36x

8) (4 sc, 1 second) * 6 (30)

9) (3 sc, 1 second) * 6 (24)

10-11) 24 frequent needles

12) (2 sc, 1 second) * 6 (18)

13) 18x

14) (1 sc, 1 second) * 6 (12)

15-16) 12x

We leave the thread long to fill the fiber and sew.

Queue

We knit with a gray thread.

1) Magic ring 3sc

2) 3 inch (6)

3-5) 6x

We leave the thread long to fill the fiber and sew.

Stitch all the pieces together and our hippopotamus is ready!

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