September/October 2011

Amigurumi of New York Icons

Amigurumi of New York Icons by Ana Paula Rimoli
Iconic symbols of NYC come to life in crocheted Big Apple "I heart New York," Brooklyn Bridge, and Yellow Cab characters!

YARN
RED HEART Super Saver, 7oz/198g skeins, each approx 364yd/333m (acrylic)

  • 1 skein #319 Cherry Red (A)
  • 1 skein #321 Gold (B)
  • 1 skein #400 Grey Heather (C)
  • 1 skein #312 Black (D)
  • 1 skein #336 Warm Brown (E)

CROCHET HOOK

  • Size G/6 (4mm) crochet hook     
  • Size E/4 (3.5mm) crochet hook

NOTIONS

  • Black and white craft felt
  • White sequins for Bridge “lights”  
  • Polyester fiberfill
  • White and black sewing thread
  • Sewing needle
  • Black embroidery floss
  • 3 pairs of black 12mm plastic eyes with safety backings
  • Stitch marker
  • Yarn needle

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Heart Approx 6.5"/16.5cm high x 6.5"/16.5cm wide
Taxi Approx 6.5"/16.5cm long x 2.5"/6.5cm wide x 5"/12.5cm high
Bridge Approx 10.5"/26.5cm long x 4.5"/11.5cm wide x 7"/18cm high

NOTE ABOUT PATTERNS
This is only a preview of the pattern available in the September/October 2011 issue, so you can see the yarn and ensure you have the necessary supplies. If you have specific questions about this pattern, please email the editorial staff.

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