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Amigurumi Love Birds
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease®
Pattern Number: 80015AD These beautiful love birds make perfect gifts for Valentine's Day.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
3 in. (7.5 cm) tall

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

620-138 Wool-Ease Yarn: Cranberry

Deep, intense red


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 3.98
Note: (A)

620-126 Wool-Ease Yarn: Chocolate Brown

Rich, deep brown


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.69
Note: (B)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size G-6 (4 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.45


Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.49


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

Additional Materials
2 plastic safety eyes, 6 mm diameter Fiberfill stuffing
STITCH EXPLANATION:
sc2tog (sc decrease) Insert hook into st and draw up a loop.

Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop.

Yarn over, draw through all 3 loops on hook.

NOTES:
Work in continuous rnds; do not join or turn unless otherwise instructed.


INSTRUCTIONS



HEAD AND BODY
With A or B, ch 2.


Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch.

Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.


Rnd 2: 2 sc in each st around - 12 sts.


Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st; rep from * around - 18 sts.


Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * around - 24 sts.


Rnd 5: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 3 sts; rep from * around - 30 sts.


Rnds 6-15: Sc in each st around.

Following package directions, attach safety eyes.


Rnds 16 and 17: Sc2tog, sc in next 12 sts, 2 sc in next 2 sts, sc in next 12 sts, sc2tog - 30 sts.


Beg stuffing Head and Body firmly.


Rnd 18: *Sc2tog, sc in next 3 sts; rep from * around - 24 sts.


Rnd 19: *Sc2tog, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * around - 18 sts.


Finish stuffing Head and Body.


Rnd 20: *Sc2tog, sc in next st; rep from * around - 12 sts.


Rnd 21: (Sc2tog) around - 6 sts.

Fasten off.



WINGS (make 2)
With A or B, ch 2.


Rnds 1-3: Work Rnds 1-3 of Body - 18 sts.

Fasten off.



FINISHING
Fold Wings in half to form a semi-circle, sew closed.

Sew Wings to Body.

With same color yarn as Wings, embroider a straight st beak.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)


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