Original crochet patterns By: Maggie Weldon
Skill Level: Easy
Size: Afghan - about 42" wide x 56" long
Pillow - 14" square
Materials: Worsted Weight Yarn :
For each LargeBluebird : Blue (Bu) - 15 yd (14 m) Small amount Yellow (Y)
For each Flower: Yellow (Y) - 3 yd (2.7 m) Pink Flecked (Pf) - 3 yd (2.7 m)
For each Leaf: Green (G) - 3 yd (2.7 m)
For each Branch: Brown (Br) - 5 yd (4.5 m)
Afghan:White (MC) - 35 oz, 1910 yd (985 g, 1750 m) Green (G) - 15 oz, 795 yd (420 g, 795 m)
Pillow: White (MC) - 6 oz, 327 yd (170 g, 300 m) Green (G) - 3 oz, 159 yd (84 g, 159 m)
Crochet Hook: Size G-6 (4.25 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge
Gauge: 10 dc = 3" 5 rows dc = 3"\
Bluebird Afghan And Pillow Set
Bring joy to a gardener and nature lovers home with this beautiful crochet pattern featuring little Bluebirds perched on a twig of apple blossoms. The crocheted Bluebird Afghan and Pillow crochet pattern brings the spring season into your home all year round. Each bluebird block features a lace ruffle border around the delicate bluebird on a twig in spring blossom. This spring crochet afghan and pillow set has two uplifting crochet designs that are quick and easy to make with worsted weight yarn. The crochet pillow is the same size as each block in the afghan for a coordinated look. The crochet pattern is also easy to travel with since you construct each block, and then sew the blocks together once finished.
Bluebird Afghan And Pillow Set crochet pattern has a delicate appearance that makes it look like a difficult pattern to crochet. This Maggie Weldon design is rated at an easy crochet skill level so anyone can tackle this pretty afghan and pillow with success. The finished size of 56 inches long and 42 inches wide makes a comfortable lap cover or a throw over the back of a chair. You can increase the size of this afghan to lay over a bed since it is made in blocks. Just make some adjustments to the pattern and get the size you want. The Bluebird Afghan And Pillow Set is delicate and will bring a ray of sunshine to your home. This crochet pattern also makes the perfect gift for a housewarming or special person that loves nature.