As soon as I saw this picture online, I knew I had to make this adorable amigurumi mobile for my friend's baby!   The original pattern is from the Crochet Today magazine, May/June 2010 issue.  I found it for free via this link, but of course I modified it some to fit my own needs.

I used Lion Brand FUN! yarns for everything except the sun.  For that I wanted a brighter yellow, and chose something from Red Heart.    I also changed up the colors for the rainbow since I really wanted to include purple!  

So enjoy this pattern, and if you take the time to make it up, be sure to post it here!
i love it! it is all my favorite color!
That's adorable! Voted for :)
Beautiful in sentiment and construction. Your friend will keep this forever.
Thank you!
I don't know how to crochet but i think I will learn just to make this !! Only thing though, if your a baby what do you see when the mobile is hanging above you? anyway to alter it so the baby can see what we see?
Well, I suppose you could put it at the foot of the crib. Otherwise, you could certainly arrange them individually facing downwards on a hanger of some sort!
Awesome! It reminds me of this art installation by crochet artist howie woo <a href="http://woowork.blogspot.com/2010/02/raining-cats-and-dogs.html" rel="nofollow"> http://woowork.blogspot.com/2010/02/raining-cats-and-dogs.html</a>
That is awesome. You know lots of awesome crochet people! You should get them to post stuff here!
I don't actually know any of these crochet folks, I wish I did! But maybe I can lure them here through blog comments!
This is adorable!<br>
I love this. Gets me exited for my baby girl coming in May.
That's very cute! and it would be great for a baby's room. ;)

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