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Ezgi Tandogan is a Turkish artist and bassoonist who adores the harmony of colors and textures. Yellow is the color that reminds her of the Sun and is the one she likes to see the most. She believes beauty propagates when shared, and regularly publishes photography on her blog

Check out Ezgi on Instagram and Ravelry!

 

This pattern or collection is available as a pdf. Upon purchase, you will receive an email with a link for downloading the pdf. You can also access your pdfs from your account page.

We offer a range of shipment options through USPS. The shipping cost will depend on order size and destination - our shipping pricing comes directly from USPS.

Shipping is free on orders over $150 shipped within the contiguous US. We charge $9.50 flat-rate shipping for Alaskan and Hawaiian orders over $150.

You will receive a shipping confirmation, including a tracking number once we process your order. We are a small team, and this may take up to 2 business days. For more information on shipping please see our FAQs.

Finished Measurements:

Approx. 4” [10 cm] from ear to toe (animals)
23” x 23” [58.5 cm x 58.5 cm] (blanket)

Yarn For Complete Menagerie:

chickadee / 1 skein in Twig 119 (color A); for Bear and Sloth
willet / 1 skein each in:
Polaris 725 (color B); for Polar Bear, Raccoon, and Koala
Squall 715 (color C); for Elephant, Raccoon, and Koala
Flare (color D); for (optional) scarf (Bear) and bowtie (Polar Bear)
Abyss 721 (color E); for Elephant and Raccoon
Cashew 751 (color F); for Bunny and Sloth
Oar 706 (color G); for Elephant and (optional) bow (Bunny)

Yarn For Blanket:

willet / 2 skeins Dinghy 710 (Color A) / 3 skeins Polaris 725 (Color B) / 2 skeins Oar 706 (Color C)

Crochet Hook:

Size 2.5 mm crochet hook (animals)
Size 3 mm crochet hook (blanket)

Gauge:

Approx 30 sts and 20 rnds = 4" [10 cm] in single crochet (animals)
22 sts and 20 rows = 4" [10 cm] in stitch pattern, after blocking (blanket)

Construction:

Animal patterns are worked in the amigurumi style, in a spiral without slip stitching or working a turning chain. Blanket is worked flat in rows; an edging is then worked around the entire outer edge.

Skills Required:

Magic ring, increasing and decreasing in single crochet in the round (links provided). Basic crochet stitches. US crochet terminology used.

pocket menagerie

$ 10

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Crochet designer Ezgi Tandogan brings us a bright and cheery collection of darling animals in her Pocket Menagerie. Inspired by the laughter of children, she’s created seven animal friends crocheted in a simple, amigurumi style with felt and embroidery details. Working primarily in organic cotton Willet, with just a sprinkling of Chickadee, watch these cuddly little friends quickly come to life! Enjoy the bonus pattern of a calming crocheted blanket to tie it all together. Delight in the making and share joy with the young or young-at-heart with this adorably creative collection.

We're excited to offer three purchase options for this collection:

Option 1: PDF Only—includes patterns for all seven animals and the Dalga Blanket

Option 2: PDF + Menagerie—includes PDF and yarn needed for all seven animals.

Option 3: PDF + Menagerie + Blanket—includes PDF, yarn needed for the animals and the Dalga Blanket.

Enjoy 10% off yarn when you choose Option 2 or 3!

View the lookbook, and take a closer look at the individual patterns below:

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Ezgi Tandogan is a Turkish artist and bassoonist who adores the harmony of colors and textures. Yellow is the color that reminds her of the Sun and is the one she likes to see the most. She believes beauty propagates when shared, and regularly publishes photography on her blog

Check out Ezgi on Instagram and Ravelry!

 

This pattern or collection is available as a pdf. Upon purchase, you will receive an email with a link for downloading the pdf. You can also access your pdfs from your account page.

We offer a range of shipment options through USPS. The shipping cost will depend on order size and destination - our shipping pricing comes directly from USPS.

Shipping is free on orders over $150 shipped within the contiguous US. We charge $9.50 flat-rate shipping for Alaskan and Hawaiian orders over $150.

You will receive a shipping confirmation, including a tracking number once we process your order. We are a small team, and this may take up to 2 business days. For more information on shipping please see our FAQs.

Finished Measurements:

Approx. 4” [10 cm] from ear to toe (animals)
23” x 23” [58.5 cm x 58.5 cm] (blanket)

Yarn For Complete Menagerie:

chickadee / 1 skein in Twig 119 (color A); for Bear and Sloth
willet / 1 skein each in:
Polaris 725 (color B); for Polar Bear, Raccoon, and Koala
Squall 715 (color C); for Elephant, Raccoon, and Koala
Flare (color D); for (optional) scarf (Bear) and bowtie (Polar Bear)
Abyss 721 (color E); for Elephant and Raccoon
Cashew 751 (color F); for Bunny and Sloth
Oar 706 (color G); for Elephant and (optional) bow (Bunny)

Yarn For Blanket:

willet / 2 skeins Dinghy 710 (Color A) / 3 skeins Polaris 725 (Color B) / 2 skeins Oar 706 (Color C)

Crochet Hook:

Size 2.5 mm crochet hook (animals)
Size 3 mm crochet hook (blanket)

Gauge:

Approx 30 sts and 20 rnds = 4" [10 cm] in single crochet (animals)
22 sts and 20 rows = 4" [10 cm] in stitch pattern, after blocking (blanket)

Construction:

Animal patterns are worked in the amigurumi style, in a spiral without slip stitching or working a turning chain. Blanket is worked flat in rows; an edging is then worked around the entire outer edge.

Skills Required:

Magic ring, increasing and decreasing in single crochet in the round (links provided). Basic crochet stitches. US crochet terminology used.