Yellow Angry Bird Hat

Angry Bird Hat - Megan 1A lady in my husband’s office caught wind of the fact that I was crocheting, and asked if I could make her child an Angry Bird Hat.  Specifically the Yellow Bird.  This pattern is for an adult size, but you can adjust to fit a toddler or a child.

You can download a printable version here: Yellow Angry Bird Hat

MATERIALS
60gm Bright Yellow 8ply (DK)
10gm Dark Yellow  8ply (DK)
10gm Red 8ply (DK)
10gm Black 8ply (DK)
10gm White 8ply (DK)
Hobby Fill to fill Nose

ABBREVIATIONS
Ch
= Chain.
Dc = Double crochet.
Rep = Repeat.
Sc = Single crochet.
Sl st = Slip stitch.
St(s) = Stitch(es).

INSTRUCTIONS
Note: Ch 3 at beg of round counts as dc.
Use 5mm (H) Hook
US Stitches

*For child size complete Round 5, for adult size complete Round 5 & 6.

Hat:
With Bright Yellow,
Round 1: Magic Ring, 12 dc, sl st to first dc (12 dc)
Round 2: Ch 3, dc in same sp, 2 dc in each dc around, sl st to join (24 sts)
Round 3: Ch 3, *2 dc in st, 1 dc**. Rep *-** 11 times, 2 dc in last st, sl st to join (36 sts)
Round 4: Ch 3, dc in next st, *2 dc in 1 st, 2 dc**, rep *-** 11 times, 2 dc in last st, sl st to join (48 sts)
*Round 5: Ch 3, dc in next 2 sts, *2 dc in 1 st, 3 dc**, rep *-** 11 times, 2 dc in last st, sl st to join (60 sts)
*Round 6: Ch 3, dc in next 3 sts, *2 dc in 1 st, 4 dc**, rep *-** 11 times, 2 dc in last st, sl st to join (72 sts)
Round 7-14: Ch 3, dc in each dc around, sl st to join.  Fasten off.

Ear Flaps:
With Bright Yellow,
With seam on top, centre as you flatten hat. From edge count 8 stitches to the right (Left for second flap).
Round 1: Ch 3. dc in next 13 st (14 dc)
Round 2: Ch 3, decrease, dc in next 10, dec, dc in last (12 sts)
Round 3: Ch 3, dec, dc in next 8 sts, dec, dc in last (10 sts)
Round 4: Ch 3, dec, dc in next 6 sts, dec, dc in last (8 sts)
Round 5: Ch 3, dec, dc in next 4 sts, dec, dc in last (6 sts).

Round 6: Ch 3, dec, dc in next 2 sts, dec, dc in last (4 sts).  Fasten off

Edging:
With White,
Round 1: Attach, ch 1, sc around, putting 2 sc in corners of ear flaps, join, fasten off.

Eyes (Make 2)
With Black,
Round 1: Magic Ring, 6 sc, sl st to join, Fasten off.
Round 2: Join white with dc, dc in same st, 2 dc in next 2 sts, 2 sc in next 3 sts, (12 sts) Sl st to join.
Round 3: Join black with sc, sc in same st, 2 sc in each st around (24 sts). Fasten off with yarn length to stitch to hat.

Eyebrows: (Make 2)
With  Red,
Round 1: Ch 10, sc in 2nd ch from hook and each st across (9 sts)
Round 2: Ch 1, sc in each st to end (9 sts).  Fasten off with yarn length to stitch to hat.

Beak: (Top)
With Dark Yellow,
Round 1: Ch 12, sc in 2nd ch from hook and each ch across (11 sts)
Round 2: Ch 1, dec, sc in next 6 sts, dec (9 sts)
Round 3: Ch 1, dec, sc in next 4 sts, dec (7 sts)
Round 4: Ch 1, dec, sc in next 2 sts, dec (5 sts)
Round 5: Ch 1, dec, sc, dec (3 sts)
Round 6: Ch 1, dec (1 st). Fasten off with yarn length to stitch to hat.

Beak: (Bottom)
Ch 10, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc 8.. Rep rows 3-6. Fasten off with yarn length to sew to top of beak.

Feathers:
With Black,
Round 1: Ch 20
Round 2: 3 hdc in 3rd chain from hook, rep in remaining sts.
Round 3: Ch 18
Round 4: 3 hdc in 3rd chain from hook, rep in remaining sts.
Round 5: Ch 15
Round 6: 3 hdc in 3rd chain from hook, rep in remaining sts.  Fasten off with yarn length to stitch to hat.

Sew on nose, stuffing with fill before closing.  Sew on Eye, then Eyebrows.  Sew feathers to top of hat.

Braided Tails (Make 2):
Cut three 60cm strands of Yellow, Red and White (9 strands total).
Pass through last space in earflap. You should now have 18 strands to braid with.
Braid approx. 20cm long, knot, trim ends.

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