How to embroider on crochet for lefties

If an amigurumi piece has embroidered details, it’s usually the very last step. These tutorials walk you through a few common details you might want to embroider onto your amigurumi to either give them a little bit more pizzaz or, in the case of embroidered eyes, make them safe for kids and pets.

Step-by-step photos

The main concept behind embroidering anything onto amigurumi is that you want to start and end your embroidery at the same place, tie a knot in those yarn tails, and weave them in. As an example, here's a photo tutorial on how to embroider a nose with a mouth.