Little jingle bird
Brighten up your home with your own handmade collection of jingle birds using the ButterflyLove's pdf knitting pattern. They also make great presents for kids of all ages.
The ButterflyLove knitting pattern gives you clear step by step instructions and is suitable for a beginner/intermediate knitter.
What you will need: 2 knitting needles (US3/3.25mm or size required to match tension square), I ball of the main color or assorted yarn oddments of the same weight if making a stripy bird, 1 scrap of dark wool and two buttons for eyes, Scraps of yarn for embroidering the beak, flowers etc., Acrylic toy stuffing (polyfil), 1 tapestry needle for sewing up, Toy bell or squeaker (optional)
Skills used: Casting on and off, Increasing and decreasing
Stitches used: Stocking stitch