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#1 magg314

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Posted 17 June 2010 - 10:03 PM

BRIDE AND GROOM LOVEBIRDS

BODY
2 sc
6 sc in second chain from hook
2 sc in each sc (12st)
[1 sc, inc] (18st)
1 sc in each (18st)
1 sc in each (18st)
1 sc in each (18st)
1 sc, inc, 1 sc, inc, 1 sc, inc, 1 sc in each of the next 12 st (21 st)
2 sc, inc, 2 sc, inc, 2 sc, inc, 1 sc in each of the next 12 st (24 st)
3 sc, inc, 3 sc, inc, 3 sc, inc, 1 sc in each of the next 12 st (27 st)
4 sc, inc, 4 sc, inc, 4 sc, inc 1 sc in each of the next 12 st (30 st)
I sc in each (30 st)
I sc in each (30 st)
I sc in each (30 st)
I sc in each (30 st)
4 sc, dec, 4 sc, dec, 4 sc, dec, I sc in each of the next 12 st (27 st)
3 sc, dec, 3 sc, dec, 3 sc, dec, I sc in each of the next 12 st (24 st)
2 sc, dec, 2 sc, dec, 2 sc, dec, I sc in each of the next 12 st (21 st)
1 sc, dec, 1 sc, dec, 1 sc, dec, 1 sc in each of the next 12 st (18 st)
Dec, dec, dec , I sc in each of the next 12 st (15 st)
Insert or sew on eyes
Stuff body
Dec, dec, dec, I sc in each of the next 9 st (12 st)
Dec, dec, dec, I sc in each of the next 6 st (9 st)
1 sc in each (9 st)
1 sc in each (9 st)
2 sc in each (18 st)
Brides tail - [3 HDC in 1 sc, ss, skip 1 st]
Grooms tail - HDC in each
 
 
GROOM’s TOP HAT
(barrel part of top hat)
2 sc
6 sc in second chain from hook
2 sc in each sc (12st)
Inside loops only - 1 sc in each (12 sc)
1 sc in each (12 st)
1 sc in each (12 st)
Fasten off leaving enough yarn to sew visor part of top hat on and to sew hat to head
(visor part of top hat)
2 sc
6 sc in second chain from hook
2 sc in each sc (12st)
[1 sc, inc] (18st)
Fasten off and weave in ends
Lightly stuff barrel part of top hat and sew to visor part
Sew onto groom’s head


FLOWERS (make 4, 3 for Bride’s veil and 1 for Groom’s corsage)
2 sc
6 sc in second chain from hook
[3 HDC in 1 sc, ss, skip 1 st] 3 times
Fasten off
Attach to bride and groom with a button as center of flower


DETAILING
Use a small piece of tulle or lace for Bride’s veil and “overlay” on her wings
Cut and sew on wing or heart-shaped wing, out of felt, for wings on both lovebird
Cut and sew a diamond shape beak, out of felt, for beaks on both lovebirds


ABBREVIATION KEY
Sc = single crochet
St = stitch
Ss = slip stitch
HDC = half double crochet
[ ] = repeat instructions within bracket to end of round
Inc = increase
Dec = decrease
I used a G crochet hook for all
 
 
 
 
 
 

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#2 RachelG

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Posted 18 June 2010 - 04:10 AM

Cute, thanks!
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#3 nadinette

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Posted 18 June 2010 - 04:47 AM

Too cute !
Thank you very much for sharing !

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Posted 18 June 2010 - 05:02 AM

Adorable. Nice job :manyheart

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Posted 18 June 2010 - 05:07 AM

So cute. Thanks!
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Posted 18 June 2010 - 09:10 AM

Cute!!! TFS!!

#7 Monique39

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Posted 18 June 2010 - 09:11 AM

Awww they are so sweet!

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Posted 18 June 2010 - 09:21 AM

Cute!!

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Posted 18 June 2010 - 09:28 AM

AWESOME!
I'M SO IMPRESSED!
Think of the possibilities: wedding showers, wedding favors, wedding cake topper .....Thanks for sharing the pattern.


Edited by nevadamama, 18 June 2010 - 09:49 AM.
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Posted 18 June 2010 - 09:50 AM

ohhh I love that.

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Posted 18 June 2010 - 09:53 AM

How precious!

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Posted 18 June 2010 - 10:13 AM

SO cute, thanks for sharing! :)

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Posted 18 June 2010 - 01:55 PM

Cute! Cute! Cute!
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Posted 18 June 2010 - 03:52 PM

Love 'em!

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Posted 18 June 2010 - 04:28 PM

Adorable, thank you!


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Posted 18 June 2010 - 05:59 PM

Really cute!! Thanks for sharing the pattern.
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Posted 18 June 2010 - 07:12 PM

Adorable! TYFS. :) I'm saving this one (even though I have no idea when I'll get to use it...)

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Posted 21 June 2010 - 04:47 AM

These are so cute. I'm gone make a pair for my friends sister (she's gonna marry in two weeks :) )
Thanks for sharing!

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Posted 21 June 2010 - 05:41 PM

LOVE IT!!

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Posted 22 June 2010 - 06:39 AM

it is soo cute! :manyheart Thanks for sharing!
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