Thursday, February 23, 2012

{DIY} Crochet Bird Hair Clip

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Tools
  • G Hook
  • H Hook
  • I hook
  • yarn needle
  • hot glue gun
  • hair clip of your choice (for this I prefer a pinch clip)
  • 3 colors of cotton yarn (I prefer Lion Brand Cotton Ease)
Bird:
H Hook
  1: ch 2, 10sc in 1st ch
  2: 2sc in the next sc, sc in next sc, hdc then dc in next sc, 2dc in next 2sc, 2sc in next sc, sc then dc in next sc, 2tr in next sc, 2 tc in the next sc,  2 tc in the last sc, tie off weave in ends 
BEAK
G hook
  1. Join beak color yarn in the 7th stitch of the second row. hdc in the same stitch. Tie off weave in ends
WING
I hook
1.  Chain 4.  Make all of the next stitches in the first chain. 3 trc, 3 dc, chain 1, 1 trc, chain 1, 3 dc, 3 trc, chain 2 slip stitch
Assembly of the BIrd:
Glue the wing on where you think it will look the best, and you can either embroider an eye, or use a small black brad, or small black button.  Then Glue your clip to the back and voila you have an ADORABLE little bird!!!
Please leave me a comment and let me know how you like it!!!  
oxo
Becky

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12 comments:

Emma said...

Thank you for the pattern just finished making myself a cute little birdy :)

Becky said...

thank you so much Emma for letting me know!!!!! I hope you enjoyed it!!!! xo Becky

Katie said...

Just found your blog whilst searching for free crochet patterns. This bird is gorgeous, glad I found you. Love Katie xx

Becky Dossey said...

Thank you so much Katie!!!!!! xoxo
Becky

mustrica said...

Very lovely!

Anonymous said...

Is it possible to do this with wire?? It's very cute and I have been experimenting with wire.....

Becky Dossey said...

Hi I don't know about wire...but I don't see why not. If you give it a try I would love to see it! Email me a picture Becky@purdythings.com

Anonymous said...

Hi there, What does the tc stand for in your pattern?

Becky from PurdyThings said...

Hi TC stands for Triple Crochet :)

Jennifer said...

When you say 1st chain do you mean the chain right by the hook or at the other end?

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ahoehne said...

Hello. I can't get the bird to turn out. So in the pattern you have tc, tr, and trc? Can you tell me if theae are the same or different stitches?