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I am 42. I am married to the love of my life. Together we have two beautiful young adults who bring me joy everyday. Secretly, I'm counting the years till grandbabies start coming; they just need to find their forever loves first. We have lived in Florida for 3 years (transplanted from WI) and we finally love it. I graduated with my AA in Business Foundations from UoPhoenix in February 2014! Yay, me!

Sunday, January 26, 2014

Little Owl Headband Decoration

Materials: worsted weight cotton-2 colors, small bits each. (I love this cotton was used)
Worsted or baby weight white, tiny bit
Worsted brown for beak
G hook
F hook
Lg eye needle

Owl:
With color #1 and G hook, ch 4
-Join to make a circle, ch2
(Chain 2 does not count as hdc)
-Put 12 hdc's in center of circle.(12)
-Before finishing the last hdc, chg color to 2nd color, then sl st to first hdc to join. 
- with new color, ch2 (not hdc), 2hdc in each hdc around (24)
- do not chg color, join with first hdc, ch2
EARS- hdc in sm sp as join & ch2,dc in the next st, ch2 and sl st in the second ch, dc in the sm sp as last dc, hdc in the next stitch, sc in the next, sl st in the next. Now just reverse that for the second 'ear'. Sc, hdc, dc-ch2-sl st-dc, hdc, then ch2 and sl st in sm sp as last hdc. 

Basic owl is done. 

EYES- with white and F hook, ch 2, put 6sc in 2nd ch from hook and finish off. See to face. Embroider small brown beak under the eyes. P


2 comments:

homeschooljewelrymom said...

Too cute! I love owls. Thanks for sharing :-)

Jessie Johnson said...

Thanks so much for sharing! You rock!