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Hippo, the Swimmer

from Cute and Kaboodle
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Hippo, the Swimmer
Hippo, the Swimmer
Hippo, the Swimmer
Hippo, the Swimmer

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • increase
  • decrease
  • work in the round
  • work on both sides of the ch

Pattern Description:

This cute little guy is up for some swimming! He even brought his swim ring! So just grab your hook and let him bring you some summer!
The pattern includes the instructions for a hippo, his trunks and a swim ring.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 5" (12,5cm)


  • worsted weight yarn (I used cotton)
  • fingering weight yarn (I used cotton)

You Will Also Need:

  • 3mm hook
  • 1,75mm hook
  • safety eyes (6mm)

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About the designer

My mom taught me to knit when I was in primary school. A few years later, after four failed attempts I learnt to crochet (thanks to my aunt) and fell in love with amigurumi. Right now I can't stop ...

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