This pattern gives you the instructions to knit, and add crochet detail to, a chicken egg cosy that would cheer any breakfast table! - This fat hen will keep the eggs warm, as well as looking cute.
The pattern will be a PDF file which you can download via Etsy after purchase. (Please read the following carefully before you purchase, as a refund cannot be offered once the pattern has been downloaded. thanks)
The finished item is not included - if you wish to buy the finished egg cosy it is available here
For this pattern you need to be able to knit in the round, decrease and cast off. You also need to be able to crochet a chain.
You will need approximately 15 yards of bulky/chunky pure wool in creamy white- if you wish to felt the chicken. Alternatively, you can use 15 yards of worsted/aran weight yarn without felting. And small amounts of red, yellow and green in the same yarn.
you will need four 3.75mm (UKsize 9 USA 5) dp needles
a 4mm crochet hook
a small amount of embroidery thread and needle.
Fulling/ felting guidance is given on the pattern
This pattern is for personal use only, you can not sell, publish or share the pattern, and the finished items are not for commercial gain.
Once you have purchased the pattern you will receive an email from Etsy giving you a link to download the program.