August 28, 2012

Red Angry Bird Toilet Paper Cosy


Materials:  Red (or whatever color your doing for the bird), Black, White, Orange Yarn.  G hook for all parts.

Body:  
With G Hook and red yarn.
Row 1:  Ch 3, 12 DC in 3rd CH from hook, join to the top of the starting CH 3 (Do not count CH3 as 1st DC). (12)
Row 2:  CH3, 2DC in each ST around, join to beg CH 3 (24)
Row 3:  CH3, (DC, 2DC in next ST) around, join to BEG CH3. (36)
Row 4:  CH3, (DC2, 2DC in next ST) around, join to BEG CH3. (48)
Row 5:  Ch 3, in BLO DC around, join to top of beg ch 3. (48)
Row 6:  Ch 3, DC around, join to top of beg ch 3. (48)
Row 7-12:  Repeat round 6. Note: In R12, FO red and add white.  (48)
Row 13:  Ch 2, sc around, join to ch 2, fasten off and weave in the ends. (48)

Eyes (x2):
With G Hook and white yarn.  CH4, 12DC in circle, fasten off, leave tail for sewing.  Repeat for second eye.

Iris of Eye:     With black.  6SC in MC, SLPST to 1st, fasten off.  Make two, and then sew to whites of eyes.

Eyebrows:       With black.  CH12, DC in 2nd CH from hook, and in next 3CH, HDC, SC in next 2CH, SLPST in last 2CH.  FO.   

Beak (make two):  With orange. 
Round 1:  3SC in MC. 
Round 2:  2SC in each ST around. (6)
Round 3:  2SC in each ST around. (12)
Round 4:  SC around. (12)  Fasten off, leave tail for sewing.

Head Feathers:
Round 1: 6SC in MC.
Round 2: 2SC in each ST around. (12)
Round 3-7:  SC around. (12)
Round 8: SC1, SC2TOG (8)
Round 9-10: SC around. (8)
Repeat for second feather.
The blue ice bird, pinned up, and not sewed .

UPDATED: 7/11/2017  - Forgot instructions on how to do eyebrows for red Angry Bird.

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    1. Forgive me for the delay (with the holiday here, we were traveling) in my reply! I had to go and dig this pattern out of my stash, only to find I didn't write it down, so I went ahead and reworked the eyebrows and updated the blog post.

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