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Amigurumi Parrot
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: 80893AD

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 4 in. (10 cm) tall.

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

860-180 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Cranberry

Deep red


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Note: (A)

860-100 Vanna's Choice Yarn: White

Crisp white


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Note: (B)

860-158 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Mustard

Golden yellow


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Note: (C)

860-107 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Sapphire

Brilliant blue


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Note: (D)

860-172 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Kelly Green

Vibrant medium green


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Note: (E)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size G-6 (4 mm)
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Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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Additional Materials
2 plastic safety eyes, 9 mm diameter Fiberfill stuffing
STITCH EXPLANATION:
sc2tog (sc 2 sts together) 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 - 1 st decreased.

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


INSTRUCTIONS



EYES (make 2)
With B, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each st around - 12 sts.
Fasten off.



HEAD AND 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 st around - 12 sts at the end of this rnd.
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.
Rnds 7-16: Sc in each st around.
Following package directions, attach safety eyes through center of each crocheted Eye.
Sew crocheted Eyes to Body.
Rnd 17: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 4 sts, rep from * around - 30 sts.
Stuff piece firmly.
Continue to stuff as work progresses.
Rnd 18: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around - 24 sts.
Rnd 19: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around - 18 sts.
Rnd 20: *Sc2tog, sc in next st, rep from * around - 12 sts.
Rnd 21: (Sc2tog) around - 6 sts.
Fasten off.



FEET (make 2)
With C, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 8 sc in first ch.
Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Sc in each st around - 8 sts.
Rnd 3: (Sc2tog) around - 4 sts.
Fasten off.



WINGS (make 2)
With D, 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 at the end of this rnd.
Rnds 3-5: Sc in each st around.
Change to E.
Rnds 6-7: With E, sc in each st around.
Change to A.
Rnds 8-9: With A, sc in each st around.
Rnd 10: (Sc2tog) around - 6 sts.
Fasten off.



BEAK
With C, 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: Sc in first st, work 2 sc in each of next 2 sts, sc in last st - 6 sts.
Rnd 3: Sc in each of first 2 sts, work 2 sc in each of next 2 sts, sc in each of last 2 sts - 8 sts.
Rnd 4: Sc in each of first 3 sts, work 2 sc in each of next 2 sts, sc in each of last 3 sts - 10 sts.
Rnd 5: Sc in each of first 4 sts, work 2 sc in each of next 2 sts, sc in each of last 4 sts - 12 sts.
Rnd 6: Sc each of first 5 sts, work 2 sc in each of the next 2 sts, sc in each of last 5 sts - 14 sts.
Fasten off.



FINISHING
Stuff Beak and sew to Head.

Lightly stuff Wings and Feet and sew to Body.
Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
CC = contrasting color
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
lp(s) = loop(s)
MC = main color
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
t-ch = turning chain
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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