This little book explains how to crochet little Kokeshi Amigurumi dolls. A basic knowledge of crochet is required.
Amigurumi is a Japanese word, meaning a stuffed animal toy usually made from crocheted yarn and having an oversized head. Amigurumi is a combination of the Japanese words "ami", meaning crocheted or knitted, and "nuigurumi", meaning stuffed doll.
Kokeshi dolls are traditional wooden dolls from northern Japan.
They have an enlarged head.
You can decorate these little dolls with flowers, bows or ribbons. You can make them as a keychain, decoration. They make a nice gift for Christmas.