BIRDIES TOY KNITTING PATTERNS
These chubby birds make super hanging decorations, and you can make them with or without a hat.
THE PATTERN INCLUDES: Row numbers for each step so you don’t lose your place, instructions for making the bird and hat, photos, a list of abbreviations and explanation of some techniques, a materials list and recommended yarns. The pattern is 3 pages and written in English.
TECHNIQUES: All pieces are knitted flat on straight knitting needles. You will need to cast on and off, knit, purl, work a kfb increase, work a k2tog and p2tog decrease, change colours at the ends of a row (knit stripes) and sew seams. The flower decoration is embroidered onto the front of the finished bird.
YARN, NEEDLES AND NOTIONS INCLUDE:
- A pair of straight 3.75mm knitting needles (US 5)
- DK yarn (double knitting or light worsted weight); less than 25g in each colour
- Toy filling
- Small beads for eyes
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