Bird à Pois
Little bird ornament with intarsia and duplicate stitch detail. Perfect for decorating year round.
Finished Size Size 5½" from point of beak to tip of tail and 2¼" high.
Yarn Jamieson & Smith 2-ply Jumper Weight (100% wool; 125 yd [114 m]/25 g): #202 natural (A), #93 red (B), and #81 very dark grey (C), 1 ball each.
Needles Size 2 (2.75 mm): straight and set of 2 double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions Tapestry needle; size C/2 (2.75 mm) crochet hook; wool batting or polyfill for stuffing.
Gauge 26 sts and 39 rows = 4" in St st.