Otterly in Love by Ilaria Caliri (aka airali)

Otterly in Love

January 2016
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
12cm tall
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This cute amigurumi couple make a great gift for a sweetheart. Otters hold paws while they sleep so they don’t float away from each other -and the tails of these two curl together to make a heart!

Pdf pattern available in English US terms and Italian. (English pattern in UK terms in issue 40 of Simply Crochet magazine)

You will need

  • DMC Natura Just cotton (100% cotton, 50g/155m) 1 ball of each: Salome (80), Lin (78)
  • 2.5 mm (US C/1 or B/2) crochet hook
  • safety eyes or black beads approx. 5mm diameter
  • plastic nose approx. 1cm
  • black embroidery thread
  • pipe cleaners
  • tapestry needle
  • stitch markers
  • toy stuffing Measurements Working with a 2.5 mm crochet hook and cotton yarn the finished otter will be 12cm (4¾ in) tall (24 cm up to the end of the tail).


  • Cotone DMC Natura Just (100% cotone, 50g/155m) nei colori: Salome (80) e Lin (78)
  • Uncinetto da 2,5 mm
  • Safety eyes o perle nere da circa 5mm di diametro
  • Naso per peluche da circa 1cm
  • Filato da cucito nero
  • Scovolini
  • Ago senza punto
  • Marcapunti
  • Imbottitura sintetica Misure Lavorando con l’uncinetto e il cotone suggerito nei materiali, la lontra sarà alta circa 12 cm (24 cm con la coda distesa).