This pattern is a knit & felt design. This pattern is a 12-page booklet.
The holly leaf comes in two styles: straight and curved. After felting, the leaves measure about 12-inches long from tip to tip. They are quick to knit and felt up, just in time for Christmas.
Together the leaves and berries provide a little whimsey to your holiday gift giving and entertaining!
Skill Level: Beginning to intermediate, requires double point needle experience
Materials: 1 skein for each color green (your choice) in felt able wool worsted weight yarn, 10.5 dps, 10.5 circular needles, 1 skein red wool yarn for berries, and any materials for embellishing.
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Knit and felt a life-size nest using earthy color yarns and raffia or a whimsical nest using bright colors and exotic novelty yarns and ribbons. Fill each nest with speckled or even polka dotted eggs. Have fun thinking like a bird. The skies the limit!
Skill Level: Intermediate, requires double point needle experience
Materials: (NEST) one skein 100% wool worsted weight yarn, one skein 100% wool sport weight yarn, several yards of ribbon, raffia, string, novelty yarns and whatever else you want to add to your nest, size 13 double point needles, size 13 circular needles. (EGGS) one skein blue 100% wool sport weight yarn, size 8 double point needles.
Recipe: Chocolate Bird's Nests
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