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Amigurumi Baby Birds in a Nest
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease®
Pattern Number: 80223AD These adorable baby birds make a great decoration or toy. Also make their mother.

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

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

620-232 Wool-Ease Yarn: Wood Multi

Brown, tan, and pine green


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

620-123 Wool-Ease Yarn: Seaspray

Soft sea-foam green


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

620-171 Wool-Ease Yarn: Gold

Bright goldenrod yellow


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 3.98
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
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



NEST
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 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 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.


Rnds 9-12: Sc in each st around.


Fasten off.



BIRDS (make 3)
With 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: Work 2 sc in each st around - 12 sts.


Rnds 3 and 4: Sc in each st around and begin adding stuffing.


Rnd 5: *Sc2tog around - 6 sts.


Rnd 6: Work 2 sc in each sc around - 12 sts.


Rnd 7: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st, rep from * around - 18 sts.


Rnds 8-10: Sc in each sc around - 18 sts.


Rnd 11: *Sc2tog, sc in the next st, rep from * around - 12 sts.


Rnd 12: *Sc2tog repeat around.


Fasten off.



BEAK (make 3)
With C, 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 st around - 12 sts.


Fasten off.



FINISHING
With A, embroider French knots for eyes.

Fold Beak circles in half and sew to each Bird.

Sew Birds into Nest.

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)
tog = together


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