A little robin

I wanted to make an appliqué for my daughter’s Christmas jumper and I ended up with the Christmas ornaments 😉

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Instructions:

you will need 3 circles (front, back in brown and a red belly)

start with a magic ring, each round starts with a chain and ends with a slip stitch

red belly:

1. 6sc in the magic ring, sl st (6)

2. Ch1, 2sc in each st, sl st (12)

3. Ch1, *sc, 2sc in the next st * repeat around, sl st (18)

fasten off, leaving a tail for sewing

front part (in brown):

1. 6sc in the magic ring, sl st (6)

2. Ch1, 2sc in each st, sl st (12)

3. Ch1, *sc, 2sc in the next st * repeat around, sl st (18)

4. Ch1, *sc, 2sc, sc* repeat around, sl st (24)

5. Ch1, 2sc, sc in the next 3 st(s), 2sc, sc, now make the wing (ch2 1sl st back), sc in the next 2st(s), 2sc, sc in the next 3st(s), 2sc, sc in the next 3st(s), 2sc, sc, sc, another wing (ch2 1sl st back), sc, 2sc, sc in the next 3 st(s), sl st

fasten off

back part (in brown):

1. 6sc in the magic ring, sl st (6)

2. Ch1, 2sc in each st, sl st (12)

3. Ch1, *sc, 2sc in the next st * repeat around, sl st (18)

4. Ch1, *sc, 2sc, sc* repeat around, sl st (24)

5. Ch1, *2sc, sc in the next 3st(s)* repeat around, sl st (30)

fasten off, leaving a tail for sewing

 

 

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