Christmas owls

I am trying to be more organised this year. I’ve started making my Christmas decorations. 2015-07-14 12.51.11 2015-07-15 07.01.07

Christmas Owls

big owl  DMC Petra size 5 with 1.0mm hook
small owl  DMC Petra size 8 with 0.75mm hook

ch=chain, ss=slip stitch, sc=single crochet, st=stitch

Body: with brown, make a magic ring
1.   6sc into magic ring, join with ss (6)
2.   ch1, 2sc in each st around, join with ss (12)
3.   ch1, *sc, 2sc* repeat around, join with ss (18)
4.   ch1, *sc, 2sc, sc* repeat around, join with ss (24)
5.   ch1, *2sc, sc, sc, sc* repeat around, join with ss (30)
6.-8.   ch1, sc in each st around, join with ss (30)
9.   ch1, *dec, sc, sc, sc* repeat around, join with ss (24)
10.-11.   ch1, sc in each st around, join with ss (24)
12.   ch1, *dec, sc, sc* repeat around, join with ss (18)
13.   ch1, sc in each st around, join with ss (18)
stuff the body
14.   ch1, *dec, sc* repeat around, join with ss (12)
15.   ch1, dec around, join with ss (6)
Stuff more if needed.
Fasten off, leaving a long tail (use it for making ears). Using a needle, weave the tail through the front loops of the last 6 st(s), pull tightly and close the opening.
Make ears (ch3, ss in 2nd from hook, sc in next)

Eye (make 2): with white, make a magic ring
8sc into magic ring, join with ss
Fasten off, leaving a tail for sewing

Wing (make 2): with brown, make a magic ring
1.   6sc into magic ring, join with ss (6)
2.   ch1, 2sc in each of next 3st(s), ch2, ss in 2nd from hook, 2sc in each of next 3st(s), join with ss
fasten off, leaving a tail for sewing

Belly: with white, make a magic ring
1.   6sc into magic ring, join with ss (6)
2.   ch1, 2sc in each st around, join with ss (12)
3.   ch1, *sc, 2sc* repeat around, join with ss (18)
fasten off, leaving a tail for sewing

Hat: with red, make a magic ring
1.   6sc into magic ring, join with ss (6)
2.   ch1, *sc, 2sc* repeat around, join with ss (9)
3.   ch1, *sc, 2sc, sc* repeat around, join with ss (12)
4.   ch1, *2sc, sc, sc, sc* repeat around, join with ss (15)
change colour (white)
5.   ch1, *sc, sc, sc, 2sc, sc* repeat around, join with ss (18)
fasten off, leaving a tail for sewing and attach a pompom

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14 Responses to Christmas owls

  1. josie says:

    Très mignons ! Merci pour le modèle !

  2. i love your owls they resumer cool

  3. Mary says:

    Thank you! I can’t wait to try this. will be making it for my new grandson’s room!

  4. andrea says:

    I will make a couple of them, Christmas is here soon:)

  5. andrea says:

    I will make a couple of them, Christmas is here soon:)

  6. Maryline says:

    Super !!!! j’adore, merci pour ce modèle.

  7. Joanna says:

    OMG I’m so happy that I found you! You’re so talented! <3

  8. Nadine says:

    Hi can you please send me the patteen of the mice with the slides ?

  9. Adamko says:

    Thanks!!

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