Harper House bird house (knit) by Crafty Planet
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Harper House bird house (knit)

Knitting
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
4 stitches = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 6 - 4.0 mm
80 - 100 yards (73 - 91 m)
one size
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This is knit at a very tight gauge on size 6 or 7 needles with chunky yarn. The very firm fabric will hold its shape, making for a secure birdhouse.

Alternatively, knit on a larger needles (10, 10.5, or 11) and felt it!

The pattern is knit from the top down, starting with a provisional cast on and i-cord.

The doorway is created by decreases and increases, knitting back and forth. rejoin to knit in the round for the base. You may wish to create a deeper base under the doorway - you’ll have plenty of yarn to do so, so feel free to add a few extra rows before beginning your decreases!