In Italian folklore, Befana is an old woman who delivers gifts to children throughout Italy on Epiphany Eve (the night of January 5) in a similar way to Saint Nicholas or Santa Claus. This Italian gift-giving spirit is also known as Saint Befana, La Vecchia (the Old Woman), and La Strega (the Witch).
Amigurumi Crochet pattern - instructions to make a Befana doll using 3mm crochet hook with amigurumi technique. US crochet terms used
Skill level: intermediate
The finished doll is approximately 12cm tall. The size of the doll depend on how you stuff and on your choice in material (Yarn, Crochet hook).