Happy Friday everyone!
I'm very excited about today's FO for several reasons:
1. It's crochet - something I haven't done for a couple years.
2. It only took me two days for make
3. It's super cute : )
It was love at first sight when I saw Russ the Chick on Stacey's Fresh Stitches post about her Easter CAL. I was willing to brave getting out my hooks and relearning basic crochet to have one for
The pattern and Fresh Stitches website were very helpful with little tricks for the best techniques, like the sloppy slip knot. This is definitely a beginner pattern and my chick was done in no time.
|Tell me that's not the cutest thing ever!|
Pattern: Amigurumi Russ the Chick in an Egg
Designer: Stacey Trock
Yarn: Cascade 220 in cream & yellow
Debbie Bliss Cashmerino Aran in orange
Started: April 9, 2011
Finished April 10, 2011
I think it's the fact that he turns inside out to "hatch" that really gets me. Such a neat trick!
I've already started another one with a smaller hook so that I can give one to each of my kids on Easter Sunday.
Head on over to Tami's blog to check out some more cute, cool and clever FO's.