Here’s another of the crocheted creatures I made, plus a triangle that was going to be a mantilla until I ran out of yarn (motif pattern here)…
Here’s a photo of my progress on my third Heidi Bears creature:
I’m still using leftover yarn. The white yarn is a bit thinner than I would like but hopefully it will look alright with the white stuffing behind it. I’m using a join-as-you-go method using the crochet hook rather than sewing the pieces together at the end. I’d like to say it’s because it’s a better method but it’s really because I’m impatient and I like to see the creature forming as I go.
If you want to know how to crochet this “African Flower” motif, and you like video instructions like I do, then here’s a couple of great videos to follow: