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What you need: (yarn studios DROPS ALPACA)
- 50 gr.
- Fb. No. 2923, mustard yellow
- 50 gr. Fb. No. 2915, orange
- a bit black for the eyes
- Cotton for the head
- DROPS CROCHET NEEDLE No. 2, 5 - stitch: 28 dia x 38 d. = 10 x 10 cm
Each round is begun with 1 ch and finished with 1 sl st in the round. Each row is rotated with 1 ch.
And this is how it's done:
First, crochet your head. Then the body and finally the wings and legs. The whole work is crocheted with needle No. 2, 5, and 1 thread.
Crochet 4 ch with mustard yellow and close with 1 sl st in a ring.
1st row: 8 dc in the lm ring - SEE CROCHET TIP!
2nd round: 2 sc in each dc = 16 dc.
3rd round: * 1 sc in the first sc, 2 sc in the next sc *, repeat from * - * = 24 sc.
4th round: * 1 dc in each of the 2 first dc, 2 dc in next dc *, repeat from * - * = 32 dc.
Continue 8R each with 1 sc in each dc. Is the stitch sample correct?
ROUND 13: * 3 dc, skip 1 dc *, repeat from * - * = 24 dc.
ROUND 14: * skip 2 fM1 dc *, repeat from * - * = 16 dc.
ROUND 15: * 1 dc, skip 1 dc *, repeat from * - * = 8 dc.
Fill the head with cotton and then sew the head together (4 dc through both layers). Do not cut the thread but continue with the body.
Continue with mustard yellow, now crochet back and forth. On the first row each 2 dc in each dc = 8 dc. Continue 1 sc in each sc. However, crochet on every other row on both sides in the outermost dc from 2 dc to 18 dc. 6R each with 1 sc in each dc. Continue to dec 1 dc on each side on every other row. until 8 fM are left. Cut the thread.
With mustard yellow 1 sc in the 2nd row on the left side of the body (from the front). Then work 12 lenghtwise ch lm. Turn the work, skip the first ch, 1 sl st in the 2nd ch, then 1 sc in each of the 10 last ch, with 1 sl st in the 3rd ch from the body. Work 1 ch and work 1 dc in every 9 dc.
Work 1 ch and work back (1 st in each st): skip the first st, 1 sl st, 1 dc, 1 hrs tr, 1 tr in the next 2 dc, 1 dtr in each Fasten the last 3 sts with 1 sl st in the 6 th round of the body and cut the thread. Repeat on the other side. Please take care: start on the back so that the wing points to the right side.
Work 1 dc in orange in 2nd dc on the lower right side of the body, 35 sl while ch, turn the piece, skip the first ch, and crochet 1 dc in each ch, fastening to the body with 1 sl st. Crochet with 1 ch and work 1 dc in every dc, do not cut the thread but continue with the foot.
Continue with orange, crochet 3 ch, then 3 tr in the end of the leg. Work the piece, work 3 ch, then work 2 tr in each tr and 2 tr in the 3rd ch. Work as follows and work as follows: 1 ch, 1 sc in first tr, 1 ch, * in next tr : (1 tr, 1 ch, 1 dtr, 1 ch and 1 tr), 1 ch, 1 dc in each of the 2 next tr *, repeat from * - * a total of 3 times, but only 1 dc in the last time Last tr. Cut the thread.
Repeat on the other side.
Crochet at the top of the head with orange 7 dc. Work 1 ch and work as follows: 1 dc in the first dc, * 1 ch, in the next dc as follows (1 tr, 1 ch, 1 dtr, 1 ch, 1 tr), 1 ch, 1 dc in the next *, repeat from * - * a total of 3 times, cut the thread.
Crochet with orange 6 ch and crochet 1 dtr in the 4th ch but wait with the last swipe, 1 dtr in the next ch, but crochet, crochet 1 dtr in the last st and piece Pull last loop through all sts, crochet 4 ch and fasten with 1 sl st in bottom of ch-cord. Then on the other side of the ch-string as follows: 3 ch, each 1 dtr in the next 3 ch, but with the last pull through to wait until the end, 4 ch and the 1 ch in the same lm as the last dstb fasten. Cut the thread.
Sew on the beak in the middle of the face and embroider on the eyes.
Damp the work so that the legs and wings do not twist.