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Bluebird by Marnie Ann Joyce
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Berroco Remix™

I realize that it’s quails, not partridges, that have a feather tuft, but this is the mental image I have of partridges in pear trees. To make the tuft, after the last decrease round, k2tog across (3sts remaining). Work these 3 stitches as i-cord for 1”. Break yarn. Pull yarn tail through stitches and down center or i-cord. This will make the i-cord shorter and a bit wider.

For the beak, cast on 5 sts, knit 1 row, and follow decreases from pattern for the wings/tail.

For tail, cast on 6 sts, knit 1 row, and follow decreases from pattern.

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January 18 2011
January 20 2011
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by Marnie Ann Joyce
from Berroco
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by Berroco
Aran / 10 ply
30% Nylon, 27% Cotton, 24% Acrylic, 10% Silk
216 yards / 100 grams
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  • Project created: January 18, 2011
  • Finished: January 20, 2011
  • Updated: January 21, 2011