Knit Angry Bird Halloween Bag

Knit Angry Bird Halloween Bag
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Step 1: Getting Started

How fun is this knit Angry Bird Halloween Bag!? It's great for toddlers to tote their treats in for Halloween or any time of year! The opening is small enough to put in the candy but when they run and swing it around the candy will not fall out. Plus it is super cute! This knitting pattern is easy to create and assemble and comes together quite quickly. Enjoy our Angry Bird bag for Halloween, or any time of year you want to show off your Angry Bird love!

Difficulty: Easy

Materials: Caron Simply Soft Yarn: Black , Grey Heather, Sunshine(yellow), Red,four-4 MM Knitting sock needles, and circular 4mm needles (optional:  if the sock needles become too small for number of sts then switch back to sock needles as you dec) 2 googly eyes, hot glue gun and Crochet hook size H.

Key:

K=knit

Inc= Increase by K in Front and Back loops.

Dec= Knitting two stitches together.

SM = Slip Marker

CC =Change Color

 

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Step 2: Pattern Instructions

Instructions:

Cast on 10 sts then separate equally onto 3 Sock Needles and Place a marker to show where the beginning is

Rnd 1: Inc in east st around Always SM. (20)

Rnd 2 and all even rnds unless otherwise indicated: K around.

Rnd 3:*Inc, K1, Rep from * around. (30)

Rnd 5-9: Rep Rnd 3. (45)(68)(91)

Rnd 11: (Inc,K3)twice, CC to Grey, *Inc, K3, rep from * to last 8 sts, CC to Black, (Inc, K3)twice. (112)

Rnd 12: K20, CC to Grey, K72, CC to Black, K20. (112)

Rnd 13: (Inc, K4) 6 times, CC to Grey, (Inc, K4)10 times, Inc, K1, CC to Black, (inc, K2)6 times. (135)

Rnd 14: K46, CC to grey, K43, CC to black, K46. (135)

Rnd 15: K57, CC to grey, K21, CC to black, K57. (135)

Rnd 16-20: K around. (135)

Rnd 21:* Inc, K8, Rep from * around. (150)

Rnd 22-32: K around. (150)

Rnd 33:*dec, K8, Rep from * around. (135)

Rnd 34-40: K around. (135)

Rnd 41:* Dec, K4, Rep from * around.

Rnd 43: *Dec, K3, Rep from * around.

Rnd 45: *Dec, K2, Rep from * around.

Rnd 47: *Dec, K2, Rep from * around.

Rnd 49: *Dec, K2, Rep from * around.

Rnd 51: *Dec, K2, Rep from * around and with K4.

Rnd 53-58(Ribbed): *K1, P1 Rep around.

Rnd 59: Cast off

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Step 3: The Next Step

Strap: Black

Cast on 8

Row 1: K8

Row 2: P8

Rep Row 1 and 2 - 14 times, CC to Yellow

Rep row 1 and 2 – 9 times, CC to Black

Rep row 1 and 2 – 14 times.

Cast off.

Take a Crochet Hook and SC around the handle with like color.

 

Brows:Red – make 2

Cast on 4

Row 1: K4

Row 2: P 4

Row 3-9: rep rows 1 and 2

Row 10: K2tog, K2tog.

Cast off.

 

Beak: Yellow (sunshine)- sock needles

Cast on 42 sts onto 3 sock needles evenly

Row 1-4 and all even rows: K around.

Row5:*K5 K2tog, Rep from * around,

Row 7:*K4, K2tog, Rep from * around.

Row 9:*K3, K2tog, Rep from * around.

Rnd 11: *K2, K2tog, Rep from * around.

Rnd 13: K around.

Rnd 14:*K1, K2tog, rep from * around.

Rnd 15: K around.

Rnd 17:*k2tog, Rep from * around.

Rnd 19: cast off. Leave tail to sea onto bag.

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Step 4: Finishing Up

Eyes: Grey –make two

Cast on 6

Row 1: P6.

Row 2: Inc, K4, Inc.

Row 3: P8

Row 4: Inc, K6, Inc.

Row 5: P10

Row 6:K10

Row 7: P10

Row 8: K10

Row 9: P2tog, P6, P2tog,

Row 10: K across

Row 11: P2tog, P4, P2tog

Row 12: K across

Cast off Leave tail for sewing.

 

Part 1 

Putting the Bag together: Sew with like yarn.

1st: Stuff the birds beak and sew onto front of bag.

2nd: Sew on the Grey patches that go under the eyes

3rd: Take the Straps and sew the two ends to each side of the opening.

4th: With Glue gun. Glue the googly eyes onto the grey circles from 2nd step.

5Th: Lastly sew the eyebrows above the eyes like shown.

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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