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Free Crochet Pattern: Amigurumi Parrot

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Pattern #: 80893AD
Rating: *****5.0 (based on 7 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size
About 4 in. (10 cm) tall.

CORRECTIONS: None
 

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Additional Materials
2 plastic safety eyes, 9 mm diameter
Fiberfill stuffing
 

Amigurumi Parrot

Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®

GAUGE:

Exact gauge is not essential to this project.

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.

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
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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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Ratings and Reviews
Pattern Average Rating: *****5.0 (based on 7 reviews)
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Amigurumi Parrot Reviewed by Leonid Shapiro on 2011-08-31 *****
I like that! Nice instructions. That was my first model in amigurumi and second crocheted item in general. No improvisation, so my parrot is absolutely the same as it should be. Thanks!


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