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Amigurumi Momma Chicken
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease®
Pattern Number: 80104AD This hen makes a great first amigurumi project. Also available in Vanna's Choice.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 6 in. (15 cm) long

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

620-501 Wool-Ease Yarn: White Frost

Bright white brushed with shiny white fiber


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

620-157 Wool-Ease Yarn: Pastel Yellow

Pale yellow


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Estimated Price: $ 4.69
Note: (B)

620-138 Wool-Ease Yarn: Cranberry

Deep, intense red


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

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
Small black beads NOTE: Not to be used as a toy. 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



BODY
With A, 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: Work 2 sc in each sc around - 12 sc.


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


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


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


Rnd 6: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 4 sts, rep from * around - 36 sts.


Rnd 7: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 5 sts, rep from * around - 42 sts.


Rnd 8: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 6 sts, rep from * around - 48 sts.


Rnd 9: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 7 sts, rep from * around- 54 sts.


Rnd 10: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 8 sts, rep from * around - 60 sts.


Rnd 11: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 9 sts, rep from * around - 66 sts.


Rnd 12: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 10 sts, rep from * around - 72 sts.

Fasten off.



Wings (make 2)
With A, ch 2.

Rep Rnds 1-4 of Body - 24 sc.

Fasten off.



BEAK
With B, ch 2.


Rnd 1: Work 4 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 next st, sc in next st, rep from * around - 6 sc.


Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around - 8 sts.


Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around - 10 sts.

Fasten off.



FEET (make 2)
With B, ch 8.

Work (sl st, ch 6, sl st, ch 4, sl st) in 5th ch from hook.

Fasten off.



CREST
With C, ch 8.

Sc in 2nd ch from hook, *(hdc, dc, hdc) in next ch, sc in next ch; rep from * to last ch.

Fasten off.



FINISHING
Fold body in half to make a semicircle, stuff and sew closed.

Sew on black beads for eyes.

Stuff beak lightly, flatten and sew to body.

Fold wings into semicircles and sew closed.

Sew wings to body.

Sew on feet and crest.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
p2tog = purl 2 together
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sm = slip marker
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side
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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