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You’ve met big pear…

October 11, 2012 by Peter meet big apple! (and me!)

Big apple, Peter and big pear

Well, actually I named them Mr. Pear and Mr. Apple. And of course Ms. Worm. <3

As I explained in my earlier post, I used the apple pattern out of Ana Paula’s first book, and enlarged it. I used some chunkier yarn, but it was a bit thinner than the yarn from Mr. Pear, so instead of multiply the pattern 2.5 times, I did it 3 times. It’s a bit of a challenge to get I right (for example, Ms. Worm had a earlier version where she had eaten a bit to much of Mr. Apple, if you know what I mean. ;) ) but I think they turned out great!

After I finished Mr. Apple, the large Amigurumi toys can’t leave my mind… I’m already working on another one, which I will post about as soon as I finish it. So stay tuned! ;)


  1. Min says:

    Wow! These are seriously cute! Ever thought of selling the patterns for these big pear and apple, since you have modified the pattern and added in your own creation?

    • Peter says:

      Thank you so much! :D
      No, because it’s so much based on Ana Paula’s pattern, I wouldn’t write a pattern of it. :)
      As you can read in the blog post, I just multiplied the pattern, and adjusted a bit when the shape wasn’t right. I think everyone who can crochet the original pattern, can crochet their own big ones. :) So, if you would like your own pair… you can do it! You can always ask me when you’ve got troubles.

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