Amigurumi Pattern Tootsie the Tortoise


Tootsie the tortoise is a lovely quick make, perfect as a baby gift. You could insert a music box and make a really special gift.

When finished he measures approx 6 inches tall (when using the recommended yarn and hook)

Amigurumi Tortoise pattern

Written in English using US crochet terms.
The pattern is quite straight forward I recommend it as a beginner pattern. The instructions are very detailed and easy to follow if you know the basic stitches and techniques used to make amigurumi . The PDF file includes lots of pictures to help you along.

The pattern is a PDF and you will need Adobe Reader to open it, This is free to download. I will be happy to help you along if you have any questions when making it.

You will need
3mm Crochet hook
50g of D.K/light worsted weight yarn in a colour of your choice for the shell
Small amount of cream colour (20g) for the head, legs and tail

crayon (for the rosy cheeks)
Embroidery thread/cotton for sewing the hearts
Tapestry needle
Toy stuffing