I “Ruff” U, Tammy the amigurumi puppy is here to wish you all Happy Valentine’s Day!!! Designed by the utterly talented Amigurumi-an, Lee Mei Li of AmiguruMEI, Tammy the cuteness overload amigurumi puppy is going to melt everybody’s heart. Crochet it and give it to your loved one today. Let Tammy be the cupid of the most romantic day of the year!
This little cutie measures about 3″ tall, crochet with cyan and white yarns. You will need to know how to change the yarn colors while single crochet in a round. There are 7 amigurumi patterns of the puppy: Head, Body, Ears, Muzzle, Arms, feet and Tail; stuff and sew the parts together accordingly to assemble it up. The red heart is a 2-piece crochet, join up and sew it to the puppy and make it like Tammy is holding it.
This year’s Valentine’s Day is special, it coincides with the Day 15 of Chinese New Year. The 15th days of Chinese New Year is known as “Yuanxiao Festival”. In Malaysia and Singapore, this day is celebrated by individuals seeking for a romantic partner, akin to Valentine’s Day. Normally, single women would write their contact number on mandarin oranges and throw it in a river or a lake while single men would collect them and eat the oranges. The taste is an indication of their possible love: sweet represents a good fate while sour represents a bad fate. [source: wikipedia]. When East meet West, it is a Double-Valentine’s Day!
Happy amigurumi and Happy Valentine’s Day!