Angry Birds - Black Bird

Angry Birds - Black Bird
Angry Birds - Black Bird
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Do you love Angry Birds as much as the rest of the world?  Which bird is your favorite? Try our free crochet pattern for the Angry Birds Black Bird, one of many feathered stars from the famous (or infamous) game of skill, birds, and pigs.  These are fun to make and even more fun for the kids.  This little crocheted black bird will be a great Stocking Stuffer for the upcoming Holiday season or for a birthday gift too!  You could even crochet up several to help host an Angry Birds Themed Birthday Party.  Try this or one of our other Angry Birds crochet patterns today!

If you like this pattern, you may also enjoy:

Angry Birds Red Bird

Angry Birds Pig

Angry Birds Blue Bird

Angry Birds King Pig

 

Difficulty: Easy

Materials: Googly Eyes, Poly-Fill Stuffing, Darning Needle, Caron Simply Soft yarn colors; Black, Sunshine, Grey Heather, Red, and a Size H Crochet Hook.

Instructions:

CH = Chain

SL = Slip Stitch

SC = Single Crochet

HDC = Half Double Crochet

SC2tog = Single Crochet 2 together

SC4tog = Single Crochet 4 together

 

Back of Bird: Black

Base: CH 5

Row 1: 4 SC, CH 1, turn.

Row 2: 2 SC in 1st sp, 2 SC, 2 SC in last sp, Ch 1, turn.

Row 3: 6 SC, Ch 1, turn.

Row 4: 2 SC in 1st sp, 4 SC, 2 SC in last sp, Ch 1, turn.

Row 5: 8 SC, Ch 1, turn.

Row 6: SC2tog, 4 SC, Sc2tog, Ch 1, turn.

Row 7: 6 SC, Ch 1, turn.

Row 8: SC2tog, 2 SC, Sc2tog, Ch 1, turn.

Rnd 9: 3 SC, 2 SC in next sp,  6 SC, 2 Sc in next so, 2 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 7 SC, Sl to 1st SC made, Ch 1 turn.

Rnd 10: *3 SC, 2 SC in next sp, Rep from * around, SL to 1st SC made, Ch 1, turn.

Rnd 11: *4 SC, 2 SC in next sp, Rep from * around, SL to 1st SC made, CH 1, turn.

Rnd 12: *5 SC, 2 SC in next sp, Rep from * around, SL to 1st SC made, Ch 1, turn.

Rnd 13: *6 SC, 2 SC in next sp, Rep from * around, SL to 1st SC made, CH 1, turn.

Rnd 14: SC around, Sl to 1st SC made, CH 1, turn (48 sts).

Rnd 15: *7 SC, 2 SC in next sp, Rep from * around, SL to 1st SC made, Ch 1, turn.

Rnd 16-19: SC around, Sl to 1st SC made, Ch 1, turn (Row 19-end by tieing off and hiding string). (54 sts)

 

Bird Face: Part 1- Black

Base: Ch 5

Row 1: 4 SC, Ch 1, turn.

Row 2: 2 SC in 1st sp, 2 SC, 2 SC in last sp, Ch 1, turn.

Row 3: 6 SC, Ch 1, turn.

Row 4: 2 SC in 1st SC sp, 4 SC, 2 SC in last sp, Ch 1, turn.

Row 5: 8 SC, Ch 1, turn.

Rnd 6: SC2tog, 4 SC, SC2tog, 2 SC in same as last sp, 2 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 2 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 3 SC, 2 SC in next sp, SL to 1st SC made, CH 1, turn.

Row 7: *3 SC, 2 SC in next sp, rep from * 3 more times, CH 1 turn.

Row 8: *4 SC, 2 Sc in next sp, Rep from * 3 more times, CH 1, turn.

Row 9: *5 Sc, 2 SC in next sp, Rep from * 3 more times, CH 1, turn.

Row 10: *6 SC, 2 SC in next sp, Rep from * 3 more times, Ch 1, turn.

Row 11: 2 SC in 1st sp, 6 SC, 2 SC in next, 7 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 7 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 7 SC, 2 SC in last  sp, CH 1, turn.

Row 12: 2 SC in 1st sp, 34 SC around to last sp, 2 Sc in last sp, CH 1, turn.

Row 13: 2 Sc in 1st sp, 36 SC around to last sp, 2 SC in last sp, tie off hide string.

 

Bird Face: Part 2: Grey heather

Base: CH 7

Row 1: 6 SC, Ch 1, turn.

Row 2: SC2tog, 2 SC, SC2tog, tie off

Tie yarn to right side of motif at the bottom right side of base row.

Row 3: 2 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 2 SC,  2 SC in next sp (corner), 2 SC, Ch 1, turn.

Row 4: 3 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 3 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 2 SC, CH 1, turn.

Row 5: 4 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 4 SC,  2 SC in next sp, 2 SC, CH 1, turn.

Row 6: 5 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 5 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 2 SC, Ch 1, turn.

Row 7: 6 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 6 SC, 2 SC in next sp, 2 SC, Ch 1, turn.

Row 8: SC2tog, 5 SC, 2 SC in next, 7 SC, 2 SC in next sp, SC2tog, CH 1, turn.

Row 9: SC2tog, 14 SC, SC2tog, CH 1, turn.

Row 10:SC2tog, 12 SC, SC2tog, Tie off and hide string.

Take part 1 and 2 of the Bird’s face and sew together with Black yarn.

Then take the Birds Face and back of bird and sew them together. Stuff the Bird with Poly-fill before you completely close off.

 

Beak: Sunshine

Base: CH 18, SL to 1st Ch made for form a loop, CH 1, turn.

Rnd 1: In CH 18 sp: 18 SC, Sl to 1st SC made, CH 1 turn.

Rnd 2: 18 SC, Sl to 1st SC made, CH 1, turn.

Rnd 3: 5 SC, SC2tog, 5 SC, SC2tog, 4 SC, SL to 1st SC made, CH 1, turn.

Rnd 4: SC2tog, 4 SC, Sc2tog, 4 SC, SC2tog, 2 SC, Sl to 1st SC made, CH 1, turn.

Rnd 5: 3 SC, SC2tog, 3 SC, SC2tog, 3 SC, SL to 1st SC made, Ch 1, turn.

Rnd 6: SC2tog, 3 SC, SC2tog, 4 SC, SL to 1st SC made, CH 1, turn.

Rnd 7: 2 SC, SC2tog, 2 SC, SC2tog, SC, SL to 1st SC made, Tie off and leave a long tail

Take the tail from Rnd 7 and weave in and out of row 7, pull the string to close the opening

Stuff with Poly-fill. Then sew onto head in shown manner.

 

Glue on the googly eyes with a hot glue gun.

 

Eyebrows: Red (make two)

Base: CH 8

Row 1: 7 SC, Tie off and leave long tail.

Take tail and place darning needle on end and sew the eyebrows into place. You may have to use the glue gun to help keep eyebrows in place as well.

 

Head feather: Black

Base: CH 7, Sl to 1st CH made to form a ring, Ch 1 turn.

Rnd 1: In Ch 7 Ring – 8 SC, Sl to 1st SC made, CH 1, turn.

Rnd 2-6: 8 SC, SL to 1st SC made, Ch 1, turn.

Rnd 7: *SC, 2 SC in next sp, Rep from * around, SL to 1st SC made, CC to yellow, CH 1, turn.

Rnd 8: * SC, 2 SC in next sp, Rep from * around, SL to 1st Sc made, CH 1, turn.

Rnd 9: SC around, Sl to 1st SC made, tie off hide string.

Take Darning Needle and sew the head feather into place.

You are done! Have fun!

 

About The Author

Esther Leavitt is a pattern designer and craft editor for Craftown.com.  About herself she says "Crafts are a way for me to unwind but at the same time keep my hands busy so I don't go crazy."  She is also the owner and proprietor of Crafts by Starlight