Crazy owl by Vendula Maderska

Crazy owl

January 2015
Sport (12 wpi) ?
26 stitches = 4 inches
3.0 mm
60 - 64 yards (55 - 59 m)
height 10.5 cm ( 4.1 inches) measured without legs x width 7 cm (2.8 inches) measured without wings
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I admire creating owls:-) This one is my crazy - she is like me, workinng through the night and looks a little bit crazy :-)
Using this pattern you could create pendant, key chain, hanger or applique. You could make many color combination, use buttons or beads for embellishment. It is great gift :-)

This pattern includes step by step instruction and very detailed photo- tutorial. Instruction are written in English language, American terminology. The pattern is ready to download immediatelly after the payment.

Reccommended material:
Yarn weight: Sport / 5 ply (12 wpi) 100% cotton
e.g. Catania Originals by Schachenmayr SMC, Yardage: 136 yards (124 meters)
Unit weight: 50 grams (1.76 ounces), Gauge: 26.0 sts = 4 inches

You will need these colors:
222 light pink about 9 g, then small amount of: 208 yellow, 281 orange, 115 red, 113 violet, 114 hot pink, 106 white, 236 pistachio, 146 turquoise. You will need about 25 g of yarn totally.

Important note: The shade of pistachio green No. 236 is not available anymore, but you could also use No. 392 – yellow-green shade.

Hook: 3 mm
Other material: needle with blunt tip, 2 pieces of black buttons average 10 mm, sewing needle, sewing threads, flower button by Dress it up average 1,5 cm, tiny heart button average 8 m, small piece of brown thin embroidery cotton thread.

Suggested yarn for the bill: some pompoms yarn e.g. Spark a Doodle by Red Heart . I used pompom yarn named Alfa (color 67) by But I wrote instruction for crocheted bill also :-)

Size of finished owl: height 10.5 cm ( 4.1 inches) measured without legs x width 7 cm (2.8 inches) measured without wings

Level: intermediate. Basic skills of crocheting are needed.

Abbreviations used:
Chain (CH)
Slip stitch (SlSt)
Single crochet (SC)
Half double crochet (HDC)
Double crochet (DC)
Increasing (inc): 2 SC in same stitch
Decreasing (dec): crochet 2 SC together


© Vendula Maderska, 2015. This pattern is for personal use only. The pattern or parts of it may be not reproduced, redistributed, resold, translated, published (online or printed), altered, shared or posted (for sale or free) over the Internet or offline! You are allowed to sell finished items based on this pattern in limited series, handmade by you. Please, write this text to your listing: “Based on pattern by Vendula Maderska, “. If you have any questions – feel free to ask on this e-mail: Thank you ♥