French Hen by Sue Stratford

French Hen

Bulky (7 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in stocking stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 2 - 2.75 mm
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The little hen is knitted using a thick aran (worsted) or chunky yarn and the details are all knitted using 4 ply yarns. The scarf is made from an oddment of sock yarn.

When knitting the body this is how it should read from the place marker row

Next row: P7, PM, P2, PM, P7.
Next row: K1, K2tog, K to last 2 sts, K2tog, K1. (14 sts)
Purl 1 row.
Next row: K2tog, K4, M1, SM, K2, SM, M1, K4, K2tog (14 sts)