Saturday, February 4, 2012

Crochet Owl Pattern...

I loved making the owl in my last post. When I saw the picture of it on Pinterest, I knew I wanted to make a few. But after searching for who posted the original picture, there was no pattern to be found. So, I decided to sit down and try to figure it out on my own. When I had requests for a pattern, well, I must say that I was very happy. So, to the best of my ability, I wrote down a pattern. Now, please keep in mind that I have never written a crochet pattern before. I really hope you enjoy making this little owl as much as I did.

{hugs}
Laura


I used Sugar and Cream cotton yarn with a H/8 - 5 mm crochet hook. I also crochet very tightly. 
Start with a magic ring and hook 6 single crochet into it. Then, pull it tight and slip stitch into the first single crochet to join. This is your first round. 
Second Round - Chain one and then hook 2 single crochets in each stitch. Slip stitch into the chain one to join. 
Third Round - Change colors and then chain two. Hook a single crochet in the first stitch and then chain one. Single crochet in the next stitch and then chain one. Repeat until you get to the end of the round and slip stitch into the second chain of the chain two. 
Fourth Round - Change colors and chain one. Double crochet in the chain one space and single crochet in the single crochet stitch, repeating this until you get to the end of the round and slip stitch into the chain one.  



Fifth Round - Chain two and double crochet into the same space. Then hook two double crochets into the next stitch, one single crochet into the next three stitches and then two double crochets in the next two stitches. At the top of your circle you will have -
(from right to left) ch 2 + dc, 2 dc, 1 sc, 1 sc, 1 sc, 2 dc, 2 dc.

Now, slip stitch in the next stitch, single crochet in the next three stitches and then hook two single crochets in the fourth, repeating - 
*1 sc in next 3 st, 2 sc in 4th st* 
around the rest of the body ending with a slip stitch into the last single crochet stitch, a slip stitch in the chain two space and a slip stitch in the first double crochet. 
To finish the top of the owl, you will hook a half double crochet in the next stitch, double crochet, chain one, double crochet in the next stitch, half double crochet in the next stitch, slip stitch in the next two stitches, half double crochet in the next stitch,  double crochet, chain one, double crochet in the next stitch, half double crochet in the next stitch and finishing with a slip stitch in the next stitch. 

hdc, dc + ch + dc, hdc, sl st, sl st, hdc, dc + ch + dc, hdc, sl st

Leave a nice long tail of yarn when you cut, for finishing. Pull the yarn all the way through the loop on your hook and pull tight. Using a yarn needle,                                              
  

weave your tail through the back of your owl making your way up to an ear.



To make the ears into more of a point, run your needle through the 2 double crochets and pull tight, loop through and pull tight again. Then, weave your yarn over to the other ear and repeat. 




For the eyes, make a magic ring with eight single crochets. Slip stitch into the first single crochet to join and leave a long tail when you cut your yarn. Use the tail to stitch the eye in place. Choosing a dark color, make a french knot for the eye. 
The beak is embroidered on with yarn. 
When you are finished, weave in all of your loose yarn ends and cut them off.  

FYI - I have removed the stitch count for each round because I did make a mistake in my counting (uh-oh). I will be refiguring those and will hopefully be putting them up soon. I do appreciate any feedback given about the pattern...

206 comments:

  1. That is adorable! Well done!
    xx

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  2. So, so cute. I've been a little owl obsessed too. I love how he has the lighter colours on his tummy.

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    1. you have OOCD obsessive owl craziness disorder

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  3. thanks to both of you... i have seen so many cute owls lately - and they are all cute :)

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    1. Hello, you can send the stitch in spanish please.

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    2. I love this pattern and I am doing my baby nursery in owls so it is perfect. I just got frustrated because I was having troubles making the ears pointy.

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    3. Laura,
      Thanks for posting this so cute owl. But I was wondering what is a "magic ring"? I even asked at the craft stores in my area and no one seems to know what it is. I would love to make one of these so please let me know as soon as you can. Thanks!
      Susan

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    4. chain three and make all your beginning stitches in the first chain.

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    5. Go to www.craftyminx.com and look for the crochet school. From there you can look up the video for crocheting in the round and she will show you how to do the magic circle. It's difficult to explain in a message.

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    6. I love that you did this. I looked all over for the owl pattern on pinterest, too. Thanks!! I think I'll start my owl tomorrow. :)

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    7. search on YouTube for the magic ring or magic circle, it's just a different way to start in rounds

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    8. I just saw the cutest crocheted blanket on pintrest with owls on it (don't know if it's the same thing you saw there) and was dying to know how the person made those owls...so I found YOU, and thank goodness there are still great people like you that actually share their patterns etc. I really hope I can make some of these little cuties b/c I really love owls. Hopefully I can do it...thanks so much for figuring it out and posting publicly..you're a doll. :)

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  4. Thanks, that is so cute and I seem to be owl crazy lately. I'm printing it out right now.

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  5. Thank you sooooo much for the pattern I'm a beginner and needed the help..I plan to make many of these in different pastels then hook them all together to make a baby blanket for my expecting sister!

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    1. What an adorable idea...I'd love to see a picture of it if you did indeed make it...:) maybe you could post it here?

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  6. This is simple, crafty, and very cute. Thank you for sharing!

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  7. Hello, I tried to do this pattern last night and at the end of round 3 I got 24 stitches, not 18. I'm sure i'm not doing anything wrong...Do you know why I would be getting that amount instead of 18?

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    1. thanks for seeing that Marissa. Back to the drawing board, lol...

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    2. Haha! :) I love it though, can't wait to make a bunch!

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    3. Thanks. Good job on the pattern. I am planning to try it.

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    4. So cute! What is the approximate size of this owl? I am thinking of different ways to use it. TIA

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    5. it's approximately 2 1/2 by 3 1/4 inches...

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    6. thanks for the nice pattern i had just learn today.

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  8. Just saw this on Tangled Happy, gorgeous! Looking through your blog you have some beautiful creations <3
    Helen x

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  9. So cute - I can't wait to try this. Thank you!

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  10. Well done for even attempting to write a pattern. I can't wait to try this, I've been looking a for a cute owl that actually looks like an owl and now I've found one :D Yay you! :D

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  11. Cute owl - lovely colour! I have bought similar owl patterns from Etsy...
    http://www.etsy.com/listing/93744046/owl-application
    http://www.etsy.com/listing/87853505/crochet-owls-pdf-pattern?ref=sr_gallery_9&sref=&ga_search_submit=&ga_search_query=crochet+owl+pattern&ga_view_type=gallery&ga_ship_to=GB&ga_search_type=handmade&ga_facet=handmade

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  12. olá...amei essa corujinha...obrigada por compartilhar o passo a passo....
    Ana Ulian

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    1. You could use the translator on the blog.

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  13. So, so cute; thanks for sharing! Doesn't it drive you crazy when you can't find the original Pinterest source?

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  14. Oh wow! Thank you so much for taking the time to write a tutorial for this. Looking forward to trying it out.

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  15. So cute! "Owl" try it for sure! *wink*|

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  16. What a cute owl! I've been on the lookout for a simple pattern, too, and had no luck until now. Thank you SO much for sharing!

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  17. Wow this is very very cute. I love it; thank you for shearing.

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  18. What a blessing to read all of your comments. Thank you :o)

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  19. I love your owl... he's so cute!

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  20. So cute! Thank you for sharing this!

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  21. This is so cute - thanks for sharing! I can't wait to make one!!

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  22. Hola y gracias por compartir su patrón.
    Un saludo.
    Susana.

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  23. cuteee owl...
    I find this pattern for a long time
    thanks for sharing

    iejhajha.blogspot.com
    xoxo

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  24. Linda essa corujinha. Está na minha lista de projetos.
    Seu blog é muito fofo, parabéns!
    Beijo
    tricoperfeito.blogspot.com

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  25. Thanks so much for this pattern!!!...it took me a while to find an easy and cute owl pattern!!...here you can see some the owls I made with your pattern...i´m sure i´ll be making a lot more!. THANKS! http://tejelaarana.blogspot.com/2012/03/buho-obsesion-owl-obsession.html

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  26. My friend and I made this yesterday. I will say I couldn't get the ears to point at all. I still love the owl though. Thanks!

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    1. I will usually pinch the ears with my fingers until they look they way I want. Sometimes I will even run my yarn twice through the back of the ear. Also, I use stiffer cotton yarn because I feel that it holds its shape better...
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  27. What a cute and lovely owl!Thank you so much for the tuto!

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  28. Hi Laura!

    The pattern is so cute and easy to follow!Thanks for sharing!

    Here's the owl i made following your pattern!
    http://littlethingsblogged.blogspot.com/2012/03/tiny-crochet-owl.html

    Love
    Tania

    P.S. your blog is lovely!

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    1. Your owl turned out so cute Tania :) Thanks for sharing it with me...
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  29. This owl is so cute! I found it on Pinterest and simply HAD to follow that link. Thank so much for writing a tutorial about crocheting it! I´ll print it and give it a try asap. Thanks! *hug*

    Greetings
    Elawen

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  30. So cute, thanks for sharing the pattern.

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  31. I made one of these using your pattern. Thank you! Is it OK to pin your pictures to Pinterest? If not, I'll take it down. Thanks!

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    1. Your owl turned out so cute Charlotte :)
      I don't mind if you pin my pictures, thanks for asking.
      Have a great weekend...
      Laura

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  32. What is the magic ring?
    Tks this is very cute!
    Vera

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  33. How many chains to make the ring?

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    1. The owl starts with a magic ring and not a chain/slip stitch. You can find a magic ring tutorial here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WLuSVyKvoUg
      good luck :)
      Laura

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  34. i need to try this.. can't wait to make it as decoration in my office.. TQ!

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  35. Hello! We'd love to feature your patterns on Daisygreenmagazine.co.uk please contact nicola x

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  36. This is great! I found some free owl applique patterns on Ravelry, but none that I liked. I was super discouraged and figured I would have to find another applique that was not an owl for my baby cousin's hat I am making her for Easter. I stumbled onto your pattern on Tangled HAppy's blog and I am so excited!! So that was my slightly long winded way of saying, "This is great!! Thank you!!!".

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  37. This is just too adorable! I've only made a few afghans so far, so I'm still fairly new, but I will definitely give this a try soon!!! Any thoughts on how or if this can be worked into a granny swuare for an afghan? I don't want to just stitch it on, but would rather make the owl as the centerand then finish it off into a square. Am I crazy? =)

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  38. LOVE this pattern! I have my own blog with some crochet projects on it with free patterns if you want to check it out :)

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  39. How cute, thanks for sharing the pattern.

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  40. I love this tutorial/pattern! I can't wait to make a bunch this weekend!

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  41. Thanks for the pattern. i am now following. Love Katie xx

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  42. Thanks for the pattern! Nathalie (Belgium)

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  43. Nice! Thanks for sharing. I made ons, but i have one question. What do you mean in the fifth round by: Chain two and double crochet into the same space?

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    1. The chain two acts as the first double crochet when starting this row, so the chain two and a double crochet is the same as two double crochets in the same stitch.

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  44. LOVE this! Can't wait to make it:) Thanks for making a pattern<3

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  45. I just found your blog through this Owl pattern on Ravelry and am SO glad I did! Your site and your creations are absolutely beautiful. I'm a new subscriber! Can't wait to make some of these cute little owls! :)

    Kim @ Little Rays of Sunshine
    morrowsunshine.com

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    1. thank you kim. i am really happy to hear that you found me on ravelry...

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  46. so darn cute!!thanks for sharing.

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  47. Thankyou for sharing your owl pattern with us, I am looking forward to having a go, to add to my twig tree!

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  48. Hy.....
    I´m from Austria , and I´m not so good in english , but I have to say you did a well good job as you create the pattern for this owl....I started crocheting for 6 month....and as I finished your owl...I was so surprised ....my owl is soo cute I love it....thank you so much for this pattern !!!!!! thanx Rosie

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    1. thank you, rosie, for you kind words. i am happy to hear that your owl turned out so well.

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  49. love this owl pattern, I'm making key chains. Thank you.

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  50. This is SO SO cute! Thanks for sharing!

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  51. This is so cute! I love it. Thanks for the free pattern! I'm bookmarking it for later.

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  52. Simple and pretty, Thanks for share. Have a many simple ideeas.

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  53. Great Pattern, I'll try it for sure! Thank you!

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  54. Cute pattern. My granddaughter loves owls and I hope I can make her one of these. Thanks for sharing.

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  55. Thanks for sharing! I am a dutch girl & love owls! Now I am very happy to have a pattern to make a owl on my own! Yeah! I am very thankful!

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  56. I love owls!!! Thank you for taking the time to add the instructions (pattern). I can't wait to try this!!!!
    audrey

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  57. Thank you for the pattern. He/she is lovely.

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  58. Thank you so much, love this darling owl, I'm going to make one and put it on my recycled plastic bag crocheted tote. Love love love people that share!!

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  59. Love this. Thanks for taking the time to write down a pattern. Very cute.

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  60. I would love to try to make these! How precious they are with their big eyes! Thanks for sharing!

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  61. Love this! THANK YOU! I can't wait to make it. I think I need to find a way to make this into a blanket. To be continued... YES!

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  62. What's thematic ring the tutorial won't let me click it here.

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  63. I love this wee owl. Pardon my ignorance, but what's a magic ring?

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  64. Está hermoso Laura... Felicitaciones.... Te salió magnífica la explicaión.... Gracias.... Saludos desde Mexico =)

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  65. thanks for the pattern. my friend gonna love it...

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  66. Great job! The colors are absolutely perfect, and the owl is precious :).

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  67. Very nice pattern! Thank you for sharing - I love my little owl! :)

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  68. Adorable pattern! Did you ever get the numbers figured out! I'm dying to make one!

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  69. I just made this to embellish a knitted baby blanket - looks fabulous! Thanks for the pattern :)
    Rachel
    Auckland New Zealand

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  70. i want to try this out!! is the sitch count now correct or have u not posted it yet? im new to crochet and dont want to start and have it go all wrong. really cute owl!! cant wait to get started

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  71. So cute.
    I've done it and it´s so gorgeous!

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  72. That's so cute. It's kind of a good thing that I don't know how to crochet. Otherwise, I would be making them in many many color combinations and wouldn't be able to stop!

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  73. i was wondering if anyone had any suggestions on how to hook these together to make a blanket. i'm a novice and am open to any suggestions!!

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    1. You would need to create a boarder and make the owls into squares or rectangles or octagons....whatever is easiest. Then you could sew or crochet the squares together. Otherwise you could make a plain blanket and sew the owl squares onto it

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  74. bellissimo questo "Gufo", grazie per il tutorial, l'ho fatto ed è venuto molto bello! :)
    claudio.raho@fastwebnet.it

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  75. These are so, so cute! I would love to make them a little bigger and give them as baby wash clothes to my expecting sis-in-law. Any tips for how to make them larger? Maybe about 5-6"?

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  77. I've just made this, I love it, Thank you xx

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  78. Love it! Turned out so cute!

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  79. Loved this! Will definitely use again! Thanks soo much!

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  80. i made a tester 1 before making one as part of my project its sweet simple and elegant all without trying :) its a great pattern with an opportunity to try this pattern with different types of wool thank you for the share xxx

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  81. I was just thinking........if you make a back side, leaving off the eyes, and then stuff it, you would have a cute small toy for a baby to hold........was thinking of using it for some of the LINUS quilts we make for babies....think that would work? has anyone tried it yet?

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  82. You did an awesome job, it's such a pretty owl. Have you considered making a tutorial video of this?

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  83. Well, now, isn't this just the cutest thing?!? I made one in white, lavender and pink, and she's adorable. The only change I made was to sew the french knot onto the eyeball before sewing the eyes to the owl...that way the end of the french knot (I actually used a knot from candlewicking), was hidden when sewing on the eyes.
    Thank you so much!

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  84. Thank you so much! It's so cute. The plan is to fix a clip onto it and have my new granddaughter wear it on a headband. If it looks too big, I know I'll find another use for it!

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  85. I made a little owl inspired by your pattern yesterday, you can check it out on my blog! Thanks for all the cuteness :)

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  86. Too cute! I love it. Thanks so much for the tutorial. I'm going to embellish a baby afghan with it. {Running off to pick up my crochet hook!}

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  87. HEY! it is very cute,but can anybody send me this tutorial on german? i dont get the most...

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  88. Aw this is so cute! I want to make them, but bigger. How would I do that? I want one to be almost 4 times as big and another be 2 times as big.

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    1. try thicker yarn and a bigger hook?

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    2. Great idea to try Sammy... Thanks

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  89. ooof my ears keep coming out weird :(

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  90. Thanks so much for sharing the pattern, I'm going to give this a try!

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  91. This is so cute, thanks for the pattern!

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  92. I really want to turn this into a granny square blanket, any ideas?

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    1. I have seen granny squares with an owl center online. Do a Google search and you should find what you are looking for...

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  93. actually, I think this is the original pattern that you can buy through etsy: http://www.etsy.com/listing/88947162/crochet-pattern-owl-by-atergcrochet

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    1. I have seen several owl patterns online lately - this one is very cute too...

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  94. Hello Laura,
    I just tried to make the owl and wonder about the top. In round 5 there are 3 single crochets on the top of the owl head and the round above that only 2? Is this right?
    going to write you an e-mail soon,
    bye,
    Elli

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    1. Hi Laura,
      many thanks for your answer. I made three owls and if you like you can visit them http://naehliesel.blogspot.de/2012/11/eule-zugeflogen.html
      I sewed one of them on a piece of fabric and filled it with whool...
      Have a nice day,
      greetings from germany,
      elli

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  95. Awesome pattern! What are the measurements of the finished owl?

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  96. Cutest... Thing... EVER!!!

    Thank you so much for sharing your pattern!

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  97. I <3 Owls. I saw this one on Pinterest as well, I want my Mom to make it for me because I don't crochet

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  98. Thank you for sharing the pattern! The owl is very cute!

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  99. Love this crocheted owl thank you for showing. :)

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  100. Many thanks for the pattern of this very cute owl !!!

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  101. Wow, Laura Maxell :) Thank you! For your time coming up with this pattern.I just started pinning.and learned the magic ring, just before Christmas. I'm having a blast.Vickie Smith ;)ty for sharing <3

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  102. Perfect. Thanks!

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  103. I LOVE this owl however i Learn better with a video! could you make a youtube video of how to do this??

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  104. Thank you so much for taking the time to make this pattern!! I too was looking everywhere for it so that I can put them on the mittens I'm making for my daughter. I'm making them to match her owl hat so these will be perfect!!!!

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  105. Thanks for the pattern, super easy and turned out great! I made a second one without eyes and slip stitched then stuffed it as a small baby toy ! Very cute!

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  106. Thanks for the tutorial! Owl is sweet! I show my version here: http://zarazona-pasja.blogspot.com/2013/01/hu-hu-czyli-sowa-madra-gowa.html

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  107. Oh, cool! I'm glad to discover both this pattern and your blog!

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  108. I am so excited to make these for the kiddos in my preschool class this year. Our class theme has been owls and I am going to turn the ones for the girls into hair clips....got to figure out what to turn them into for the boys....maybe make them a little bigger and turn them into bean bags? I appreciate the pattern!

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    1. Becky,
      You might try making the owls for the boys into clips for backpacks. My Daughter-in-law teaches preschool and they too are owls. I am trying to do this for her kiddos.

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  109. Hi Laura! Love your owl, real cute! I did one thing differently, to get nice pointy ears. At the end, when finishing the head, I replaced the chain one with [chain two, sc in second chain]. That's a trick from Lucy (Attic 24) and I use it every time I need something pointy. Thanks for the cute pattern! Greetings from Holland, Fleur

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    1. Thank you for you kind words Fleur. I love Lucy's blog but I had never noticed that little trick before. I will have to try it...
      Laura

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  110. Thank you for sharing the lovely owl pattern, it's really adorable. lovely blog too x

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  111. I tried this pattern and the owls body didn't come out circular. More octagon. What did I do wrong?

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    1. Try crocheting a little looser.
      I crochet too tightly and can have that problem sometimes...

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  112. I just made one owl but i didnt folow your patern cause english is not my language so ididnt quit understood it. it turned out very good though. Thanks for sharing this idea.

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  113. Laura you are an amazingly creative person! I love your blog!
    And thanks for the pattern. :)

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  114. Chissà se guarderai questo commento.., ultimo tra tutti..., ma volevo dirti che ilgufo è molto carino e che proverò a farlo. Se ti fa piacere sono tra i tuoi sostenitori perchè amo il croket.Se ti va passa da me ..nel frattempo ti auguro Buona Pasqua
    Patry

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    1. Thank you - I hope you enjoy the pattern.
      Happy Easter to you!
      Laura

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  115. These patterns are so cute =^.^= I actually took this pattern and made them into bag tags since my family and I are traveling out to the Philippines for a bit. I figured they would be cute and very noticable so we know, as my dad likes to say "Hhhhhooo's bags these are!" xD he's silly...

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  116. How did you embroider the beak? I dont understand.

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    1. Using yarn, I started with a "V" shape, stitched (top to bottom, inside) to fill it in and then created 2 stitches across the top of the "V".

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  117. I am new to crocheting and don't really understand the written instructions. Is there a video tutorial? I can't seem to find anything. If not would you be willing to do one? I understand if you can't. I know that's a lot to ask for.

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  118. Hi Laura, Thanks for your work to make this cute owl pattern. I know how challenging it can be to communicate instructions. I have many years of experience, both writing and crocheting. I hope you will find this helpful.

    May I suggest the following changes to make it clearer. [I have labeled the individual dc stitches instead of using the word, 'next'. I have also separated the steps with periods. Finally, I found putting 2 chains, instead of 1, between the last row double crochets allows a pointier ear tuft. Two stitches, one above the other, made with the needle bring out the point.]

    "To finish the top of the owl, hook a half double crochet in the 2nd DC stitch. Double crochet, chain TWO, double crochet in the 3rd DC stitch. Half double crochet in the 4th DC stitch. Slip stitch in the next THREE SC stitches. Half double crochet in the 1st DC stitch. Double crochet, chain TWO, double crochet in the 2nd DC stitch. Half double crochet in the 3rd DC stitch and finish with a slip stitch in the 4th DC stitch."
    best, Diane

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  119. hi,thanku for sharing this pattern,i have made one using smaller hook and finer crochet cotton,im going to put it on a hair clip for my little girl,will post a pic as soon as i can work out how to do it lol

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  120. Laura, I am on pins and needles hoping I wasn't too presumptuous with my pattern suggestions. Sometimes I want to be helpful, but just sound 'bossy', at least that is what my first grade teacher told my mother over 50 years ago! I am loving the little owl I made from your pattern and have started several more. So far they are blind. I have lots of mother of pearl buttons I want to use when I can find the right size for eyes.
    Happy Spring. At my house the flowers are blooming gloriously! diane

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    1. Hi Diane,
      Thank you for your comments. I am sorry that I haven't responded until now but I have been so busy lately. Unfortunately it's made me very neglectful of my blog. I do appreciate your help with my pattern (no, you're not being bossy in my eyes). I just haven't had a chance to do any crafting lately, which makes me a little sad, nor have I been able to think through what you have suggested. I am glad you like the pattern though. Do you have a blog or something where you show your crafts? I would love to see your owls...
      Well, I hope you weekend is off to a wonderful start.
      Enjoy...
      Laura

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  121. I can't wait to make some of these owls!! Thank you so much for sharing!!!

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  122. just made my first one. It was easy for me to do. Though I had issues with the middle of the eye being black so im going to find some small buttons to put on instead and i added little claw at the bottom

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  123. Sorry... There are so many comments! I was just hoping that there would be a revision coming for the eyes? I'm not versed in embroidery crochet, this would actually be my first attempt, so I have no idea where to start! Thanks so much!

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    1. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ul8XT72oA68

      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W1Cq24d5-8s

      Here are two different video tutorials on making french knots. It takes a little practice but is very easy once you get the hang of it.

      Good luck.
      Laura

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  124. Gracias Laura, buenisimo tutorial.

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  125. Do you have a stitch count yet?

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  126. Very cute owl! Thanks so much for sharing your pattern :-) I would never have guessed this was the first pattern you have ever written.

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  127. You should youtube how to make the owl. That way we can follow along with you :)

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  128. Laura, this is such a cute owl, thank you so much for the pattern! I love the colors and his contrasting belly and, well, everything about it. I had a bit of trouble getting the ears to work for me so I modified it until I was satisfied (that's one of the great things about creativity, isn't it?) Here's my first finished test owl: http://images4.ravelrycache.com/uploads/spexgirl/172794352/Owl_Pink_Test_Finished_medium.jpg

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    1. Your owl turned out great and I love your color choices. And you're right - being able to modify pattern so it will work for you is a wonderful thing. Thanks for sharing your picture with me.

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  129. Oh my goodness. I love, love, love this! Great pics, too.

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  130. great work, thanks for free pattern!

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  131. Thanks for this lovely pattern. I made it yesterday evening and now I want to make more more more more ;)
    You can see my owl here: http://crochet-licious.blogspot.nl/2013/08/uilen-sleutelhanger.html

    Hugs,
    Larissa

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    1. Your owl turned out so cute Larissa. I love how you turned it into a key chain.
      Thank you for sharing it with me...

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  132. Very cute! I have an owl nursery theme that would go perfect with this:
    http://amyroachsenter.blogspot.com/2013/09/baby-nursery-owls.html

    Amy Senter
    ASpoolofThread
    www.aspoolofthread.etsy.com

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  133. I also saw this little guy on Pinterest with no pattern to be found! I finally ran across a Pin for this site and pattern! Thank you so much for sharing your pattern!

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  134. A lovely, simple pattern with clear instructions. Thank you so much!!

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  135. Thank you for a lovely pattern! I'm actually going to embroider reflective yarn on them, so I can use them as reflective hangers! :) I was wondering, can I translate your pattern into swedish and put it on my blog (with your name right next to it ofc!)?
    Jaana

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  136. Merci beaucoup Laura , je l'ai utilisé pour réaliser ma chouette voir mon blog ici : http://vpsartisanal.canalblog.com/archives/2013/11/03/28349999.html
    Brigitte

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  137. Hello,
    do you mind if I translate your pattern into Dutch and publish it on our group https://www.facebook.com/groups/HollandHeeftHaaktalent/ ? thanks, Elly

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    1. I would love to see the pattern translated into Dutch.
      Thank you for asking.
      Laura

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  138. Thanks for sharing this I have been making them all day! so cute! S

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  139. Laura,
    These are adorable, thank you! Thank you for going to all the trouble to figure out the pattern and then sharing it with us. They'll be great to sew on to the scarves I'm making everyone for Christmas this year - Sincerely, the poor college student who can't afford to buy patterns all the time and <3's free ones

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    1. Becca,
      Free patterns are the best, no matter what.
      Thanks for you comment.
      Happy Thanksgiving...
      Laura

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  140. I love this pattern. It will take me a bit to get used to it but the first one I made wasn't to bad. Great job!!

    Shinta

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  141. Thank you so much - can't wait to try it in the morning

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  142. Owlsome Pattern! I'm making a banner of owls for my Origami Owl display... I've been a little owl-obsessed since I joined the company last year! These will be owldorable!!!!

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  143. Love it! Just adore your bunny pattern as well. Talented lady. Just love your color combinations - just beautiful. Love your bunny, owl, pumpkin, etc. Thank you so much for sharing your talent and patterns.
    Helen

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    1. Thank you for the kind words Helen, it means a lot...

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  144. Regina (from Brazil)April 21, 2014 at 6:39 PM

    I just finished making one and used it on a headband for my 8 years old daughter Laura... She just loved it and can't wait to show it at school tomorrow! Thanks! (by the way, you are very good in writting patterns, it was very easy to follow, even to a foreigner...)

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    1. Thank you Regina. I'm happy to hear that your daughter is excited to wear her owl headband.

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  145. Do you have a youtube video of how to make it? I'm a visual learner so I have a hard time following the written pattern.
    Thank you!!!

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  146. I just made a little keyhanger out of this pattern. It was great to follow, thanks for sharing. I made a couple of adjustments to it - you can see for yourself in my blogpost!
    http://lovethebluebird.blogspot.be/2012/02/crochet-owl-pattern.html
    Many greets from Belgium! Annick

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    1. Ok, seems my copy-text thing still had your blog address ( I linked to your pattern...). This is the right address to view the little owl: http://catstitches.wordpress.com/2014/05/15/owl-keyhanger/

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  147. Thank you so much for this. I love owls and I will be making one of this soon.

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  148. Thank you for sharing this lovely tutorial! Check out my 20+ Owl free crochet patterns - http://bit.ly/1spdBgK. Your craft is included in the list. Hope you like it! :)

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