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magg314
« on: June 20, 2010 11:18:06 PM »

BRIDE AND GROOM LOVEBIRDS



BODY
2 sc
6 sc in second chain from hook
2 sc in each sc (12st)
[1 sc, inc] (18st)
1 sc in each (18st)
1 sc in each (18st)
1 sc in each (18st)
1 sc, inc, 1 sc, inc, 1 sc, inc, 1 sc in each of the next 12 st (21 st)
2 sc, inc, 2 sc, inc, 2 sc, inc, 1 sc in each of the next 12 st (24 st)
3 sc, inc, 3 sc, inc, 3 sc, inc, 1 sc in each of the next 12 st (27 st)
4 sc, inc, 4 sc, inc, 4 sc, inc 1 sc in each of the next 12 st (30 st)
1 sc in each (30 st)
1 sc in each (30 st)
1 sc in each (30 st)
1 sc in each (30 st)
4 sc, dec, 4 sc, dec, 4 sc, dec, 1 sc in each of the next 12 st (27 st)
3 sc, dec, 3 sc, dec, 3 sc, dec, 1 sc in each of the next 12 st (24 st)
2 sc, dec, 2 sc, dec, 2 sc, dec, 1 sc in each of the next 12 st (21 st)
1 sc, dec, 1 sc, dec, 1 sc, dec, 1 sc in each of the next 12 st (18 st)
Dec, dec, dec , 1 sc in each of the next 12 st (15 st)
Insert or sew on eyes
Stuff body
Dec, dec, dec, 1 sc in each of the next 9 st (12 st)
Dec, dec, dec, 1 sc in each of the next 6 st (9 st)
1 sc in each (9 st)
1 sc in each (9 st)
2 sc in each (18 st)
Brides tail - [3 HDC in 1 sc, ss, skip 1 st]
Grooms tail - HDC in each

GROOMs TOP HAT
(barrel part of top hat)
2 sc
6 sc in second chain from hook
2 sc in each sc (12st)
Inside loops only - 1 sc in each (12 sc)
1 sc in each (12 st)
1 sc in each (12 st)
Fasten off leaving enough yarn to sew visor part of top hat on and to sew hat to head
(visor part of top hat)
2 sc
6 sc in second chain from hook
2 sc in each sc (12st)
[1 sc, inc] (18st)
Fasten off and weave in ends
Lightly stuff barrel part of top hat and sew to visor part
Sew onto grooms head

FLOWERS (make 4, 3 for Brides veil and 1 for Grooms corsage)
2 sc
6 sc in second chain from hook
[3 HDC in 1 sc, ss, skip 1 st] 3 times
Fasten off
Attach to bride and groom with a button as center of flower

DETAILING
Use a small piece of tulle or lace for Brides veil and overlay on her wings
Cut and sew on wing or heart-shaped wing, out of felt, for wings on both lovebird
Cut and sew a diamond shape beak, out of felt, for beaks on both lovebirds

ABBREVIATION KEY
Sc = single crochet
St = stitch
Ss = slip stitch
HDC = half double crochet
[  ] = repeat instructions within bracket to end of round
Inc = increase
Dec = decrease

I used a G crochet hook for all







« Last Edit: June 21, 2010 07:02:47 AM by jungrrl - Reason: changed links to images » THIS ROCKS   Logged
wawamommy
« Reply #1 on: June 21, 2010 06:36:31 AM »

Thank you for sharing such an adorable pattern.  I'll be making a set of these for a friend who is getting married soon. They're beautiful!
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leveecat
« Reply #2 on: June 21, 2010 07:51:54 AM »

thank you for the pattern.. i will be making some of these cuties
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wibit
« Reply #3 on: June 22, 2010 06:58:32 AM »

These are adorable! What a great gift!
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wonderfulnthebest
« Reply #4 on: June 28, 2010 04:40:41 PM »

This is beautiful! I have seen many lovebird cake toppers (my wedding theme is actually love birds) but this is now my Favorite! Awesome job! aww just wish I could knit, darn bad wrists  Cheesy
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Stevethegirl
« Reply #5 on: June 28, 2010 09:50:06 PM »

SOOOOO cute!
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xxpenguinscanflyxx
« Reply #6 on: June 29, 2010 12:13:52 AM »

This is just precious!  Thanks for posting the pattern with them. Smiley I'm going to be making these for my own wedding.  I'd love to see them as a cake topper! 
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CrochetZombie
« Reply #7 on: June 29, 2010 06:24:26 AM »

I LOVE these! What great wedding gifts!
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Mienna
« Reply #8 on: June 29, 2010 07:19:26 AM »

These are awesome! We're doing a court house wedding in August and these would be perfect to use then and then again when we have our ceremony. Thanks so much for the pattern.
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Makaylalee
« Reply #9 on: June 30, 2010 09:48:56 AM »

Oh my.. those are so adorable! Thanks so much for writing out a pattern.
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