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6 tips for choosing gifts for your special unicorns

How do you shop for all the special unicorns in your life? If your person's hit parade of awesome isn't on the typical "Gifts for…" lists, here are some tips for building your own. Remember: when you're giving, whatever and to whomever, it's the thought that counts! To help you think it out, we've got lots of clicky link love — for ideas and inspiration — and examples of these tips in practice.

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Spreading love for the cuddly and kawaii amigurumi

Amigurumi are tiny yarn animals/people/characters/kawaii objects, crocheted for our enjoyment. They're lovely, warm, and snuggly crafts with a big respect for nerd culture. I've never seen the variety of patterns that amigurumi-ers make in any other craft.

Enjoy these nerdcore examples of amigurumi — most have patterns if you click through!