I’m a big fan of the ‘standing legs’ amigurumi shape. It’s a newer addition to my design repertoire, but I love it! You can spot it in a number of my designs: Flavia the Unicorn, Forrest the Gnome, Roy the Monster and my newest Mike the Leprechaun.
Joining the legs together, when you’re reading it from a pattern, difficult to picture.
So… help is on the way!
Let’s watch it in action, shall we?
Video: How to crochet the joining round for standing legs
In this video, I’ve recorded every step of that sometimes-tricky joining round. Have a look!
To watch this video in full-screen mode, click ‘play’, then click the rectangle in the lower right-hand corner.
I hope this video will give you the confidence to tackle this fabulous amigurumi shape!
For a slightly more advanced shape (two shapes joined together with a bit more space between them) take a look at this tutorial – How to Crochet Two Rounds Together that Are Separated by a Foundation Chain.