Beginner- to intermediate-level crocheters will delight in these 20 original patterns for dumpling-shaped dogs. These cute crochet pups include a splendid assortment of breeds — a corgi, dachshund, chihuahua, bulldog, Labrador retriever, and many other varieties. From Boris the Husky to Wendy the Boston Terrier, each collectible little dumpling comes with its own charming personal profile. You don't have to be an expert to crochet and collect these adorable doggies; the easy-to-follow instructions are accompanied by full-color photos. The directions explain every stage of crocheting and assembly, from ears to tail, and bonus patterns include accessories such as a dog bed, food bowls, and more.