Designed for my darling daughter the teeny tiny daschund amigurumi is the perfect size for little hands or a cute little ami for grown ups! This is an intermediate pattern but it's suitable for advanced beginners looking to learn some new crochet techniques. The majority of the pattern is worked without joining; placing a stitch marker in the top of the first st to mark start of round. Pattern is written in UK and US terms and includes explanations of all stitches and abbreviations. Yarn: Double Knit (8ply / Yarn Weight #3 / Light #4) 5g of tan yarn Hook: 3.5 mm or 4 mm (US size E or G) You will also need: A yarn needle This pattern is (c) designed by Heather Gibbs 2014 and is for Personal use only, not for resale. Patterns are not to be copied, sold or distributed.However, you are welcome to donate, gift as well as sell any of your finished items (if you are an Individual Crafter). If you sell your work online, please credit the work as appropriate and link to my pages where you can: Blog: http://keepcalmandcrochetonuk.wordpress.com/ Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/KeepCalmAndCrochetOnUk Storenvy: http://kcacouk.storenvy.com/ Mummymakers: http://mummymakers.co.uk/kcacouk/ Craftsy: http://www.craftsy.com/user/pattern/store/833712 Ravelry: http://www.ravelry.com/people/KCACO-UK Google+: http://tinyurl.com/KCACO-UK-Google Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/KCACOUK/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/KCACOUK For more information, see: http://keepcalmandcrochetonuk.wordpress.com/ GAUGE 4 dc/sc = 1 inch / 2.5 cm These measurements are approximated, and actual subjects may vary. Pattern will work in other yarns though gauge/size will be different.