A new Amigurumi Design is coming up: Amigurumi Penguin with photos. If you like penguins, keep and eye out for it!
Some pre-information for yarns and measurements!
Size: with 2,5mm crochet hook:
Approx. 22cm/8.7 inc
Schachenmayr, Merino Extrafine 120 (100% virgin wool) as main color, blue (baby blue, color 00152) or pink (pale pink, color 00135), 2 balls (50g per ball), DK weight yarn, orange (apricot, color 00123) and Drops Air (70% Alpaca, 23% Polyamide, 7% Wool, color: off white 01) one ball, 10 ply / aran / worsted.
Other possible choices I have used:
Debbie Bliss Rialto DK, merino, DK weight yarn
Pure Merino James C. Brett DK,100% wool-merino, DK weight yarn
If working with another yarn you will need to use a hook one or even two sizes smaller than indicated.
Tools and materials what you´ll need:
12mm black safety eyes (or whichever color works for you)
For filling: fiberfill or any other toy stuffing.