Amigurumi Blue-and-Yellow Macaw/Parrot by CAROcreated design

Amigurumi Blue-and-Yellow Macaw/Parrot

Crochet
July 2014
Sport (12 wpi) ?
2.5 mm
US
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The Blue-and-yellow Macaw (Ara ararauna), also known as the Blue-and-gold Macaw, is a large South American parrot with blue top parts and yellow under parts. It inhabits forest and woodland of tropical South America.

This listing is for an extensive PDF file which contains full instructions for crocheting and finishing off a Blue-and-Yellow Macaw.

The file is 44 pages long and contains almost 80 detailed step-by-step photographs along with full pattern instructions and tips for crocheting, sewing and finishing neatly. In addition to textual instructions, there are also crochet charts.

Please note that this project is not a quick or simple crochet. It takes a lot of time to crochet and finish the parrot and a lot of time is spent on the finishing off. There are lots of separate pieces which require sewing. That said this PDF file will give you all of the information that you need to crochet the Blue-and-Yellow Macaw.

What you will need:

M a t e r i a l s:
• Cotton yarn in 5 different colors (1 ball each of blue and yellow yarn, left over yarn in grey and dark grey, green and white)
I used Cotton yarn of different manufacturers (CATANIA – Schachenmayr/ COTTON QUICK UNI – Gründl)

Yardage 136 yds. (125 m)
Weight 50g (1.76 ounce)
Yarn Weight Fingering /Sport
Fiber Content 100% Cotton

• Hook size 2.5 mm
• Fiberfill
• Optinal: wooden spoon, clamping scissor to simplify the filling
• 2 black glass eyes with wire loop, Ø 3 mm
• Sequins, felt, cardboard or anything else for the eyes
• Strong thread resistant to tearing for the eyes (dental floss)
• Sewing thread in the colors blue, dark grey and yellow
• Tapestry needle
• Sewing needle
• Stitch marker
• Scissor
• Pliers and screwdriver
• Optinal: timber stud
• Optinal: wire, tape

F i n i s h e d S i z e:
approx 40 cm (16 inches) - from head tip to tail tip.

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Please do not sell, redistribute or edit this pattern in any way. You may sell the finished products, but please credit me for the pattern.