We continue to search for special job opportunities for housewives. There are undoubtedly many areas for housewives looking for job opportunities at home. Handmade products are at the top of these areas. Special knitting works that require manual skills are in great demand.
The knitting business is very easy to learn, and nowadays there are many resources online that show you how to do it. In the past, most women learned knitting from books and magazines. But today there is YouTube and it is easier to learn this job from videos.
Knitting is inexpensive, healing, and portable. (You can knit while waiting for the bus or taking a trip) Today’s mass consumption movement has started to bore some of them. People started to go after more unique products that feel organic. This has further opened the door to job opportunities for housewives. In this article, we will talk about amigurumi (knitted toy), which is a creative business opportunity for housewives.
Almost all parts of knitted toys or animals (eg head, arms, body, feet) are shaped by crocheting around a ring. We recommend that you start with the “magic ring” technique. (watch video below)
After learning the magic ring technique, it’s time to increase the circumference of the rings with a tight needle. The video below shows you how to make frequent needles. By increasing the number of loops you expand the ball outwards. Once you have mastered the frequent needle, you can make all your dolls or animals with this simple technique.
After making lots of rows to shape the circle, it’s time to reduce the stitches. You can learn the loop reduction technique by watching the video below.
After you have knitted all the body parts of your knitting toy, you must join them together and knit again. You can learn the technique by watching the helpful videos below.
How to make a knitted toy?
To knit a doll or animal, you need to learn how to follow and read crochet patterns. Some important terms are listed below.