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Crochet Bird Applique

MATERIALS

Yarn:

Light weight yarn  Universal Yarn Uptown DK (100% Acrylic; 273 yards [250 meters]/100 grams): #116 Bachelor Blue (C), 1 skein; #144 Navy Blue (D), 1 skein.

Hook: US size G/6 (4.0 mm)

Notions: Tapestry needle

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Bird

Lower Body

With C, ch 4, join into ring with sl st in first ch.

Row 1: Ch 1, 6 sc in ring, ch 3 (counts as dc here and throughout), turn – 6 sc.

Row 2: Dc in first sc, 2 dc in each of next 5 sc, ch 3, turn – 12 dc.

Row 3: Dc in first dc, (dc in next dc, 2 dc in next dc) twice, dc in each of next 2 dc, (2 dc in next dc, dc in next dc) twice, 2 dc in last dc, ch 3, turn – 18 dc.

Row 4: Dc in first dc, (dc in each of next 3 dc, 2 dc in next dc) twice, (2 dc in next dc, dc in each of next 3 dc) twice, 2 dc in last dc –24 dc.

Fasten off.

Upper Body

With D, rep Rows 1-3 of Lower Body.

Fasten off.

Tail

With C, ch 13.

Row 1: Tr in 5th ch from hook, dc in next 2 ch, hdc in next 2 ch, sc in next 2 ch, sl st in last 2 ch, ch 1, turn.

Row 2: Working in front loops only, sl st in first 2 sl st, sc in next 2 so, hdc in next 2 hdc, dc in next dc, (dc, 2 tr) in next dc.

Fasten off.

Head

With C, ch 4, join into ring with sl st in first ch.

Rnd 1: Ch 1, 6 sc in ring, join rnd with sl st in first sc, ch 3.

Rnd 2: Work 2 dc in same sc as rnd join, 3 dc in each dc around, join rnd with sl st in top of beg-ch-3 – 18 dc.

Do not fasten off.

Beak

Ch 4.

Row 1: Sl st in 2nd ch from hook, sc in next ch, hdc in next ch, sk 1 dc of Rnd 2 of Head, sl st in next dc of Rnd 2.

Fasten off.

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