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Crocheting: 2 Birds – Crochet Quiet Book Page 2

Here is the 2nd page in my Earth Day Crochet Quiet Book: 2 Birds!
This page features two cute little chirping birds perched on a branch. You might recognize these little birdies. They are the Nightingales from my Animal Alphabet Applique series!

I am making an Earth Day Crochet Counting Quiet Book! It will have a total of 10 pages and I will be posting each page separately in a series of 10 blog posts and then one final post to showcase the whole book and how to put it together. They will all be posted in time for Earth Day on April 22nd!

You can also use these “pages” as granny squares and create a blanket instead!

I am using Bernat Super Value because of it’s wide range of colors (53 colors to choose from!) and because its a very sturdy worsted weight yarn. You will want to start shopping and stocking up HERE at Yarnspirations.com.

Materials:
Bernat Super Value in Sky Blue, Taupe Brown, Oatmeal (Cream), Pumpkin Orange, Lush Green, and a bit of yellow for the beaks.
Shop all colors HERE.

– Size H Crochet Hook
– Tapestry Needle

Crochet Book Page:
with sky blue color yarn
Chain 31, SC in second chain from hook and the rest of the way down chain, chain 1, turn (30 SC)
Row 2-35: SC in each stitch across, chain 1, turn
Fasten off and weave in ends.

First you will want to make the book “page” or the background square (whichever you want to refer to it as). The dimensions of each square are approximately 9×9 (actually mine is more like 8.75 x 8.75) which is a great size for a granny square or book page!

Branch:
With brown yarn
Chain 31, Slip Stitch in 2nd chain from hook, SC in next 9, HDC in next 6, 2 HDC in next, HDC in next, DC in last 11, fasten off leaving long tail to stitch branch onto crocheted page.

Bird Applique (Make 2):
You can find the Bird pattern and photo tutorial HERE

Leaves (make two):
NOTE: use different hook sizes to make larger or smaller leaves.
You can find the Leaf pattern and tutorial HERE

Number 2:
Chain 18 and shape in number 2.

Stitch all of your pieces onto the crocheted page using your tapestry needle.

Have you made the first book page? You can find Page 1: 1 Earth HERE!

Please be sure to tag me on social media if you are making this with me by using the hashtag #RepeatCrafterMe or @RepeatCrafterMe !

The writing, illustration, and design of this book is copyrighted. 
Do not attempt to publish the writing or pattern of my book as your own. You may crochet this book using my pattern.

Written by Mary

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