Embellish a woolly bird to look like a robin, cardinal or chickadee. The birds measure, after felting, about 3 1/2 inches wide by 4 1/2 inches high. How about a calico bird with purple wings and a polka dotted tail? The pattern is designed so you can create your own bird!
1 skein of worsted weight 100% wool yarn in appropriate bird colors:
robin (grayish-black), cardinal (red) and chickadee (gray and black)
1 yard of sport weight 100% wool yarn in appropriate beak colors:
robin (yellow), cardinal (orange) and chickadee (black)
Wool roving for bird stomach and mask:
robin (pumpkin-orange), cardinal (black) and chickadee (white and camel-tan)
double point needles, size 7 and 10 1/2
100% polyester fiberfill and plastic poly-pellets for stuffing
beads and bead thread for eyes
Please note: this pattern is available in print only.