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Material:
Color A DK/light worsted weight yarn (I’m using Lang Yarns Merino 120 – Color 348, about 4 balls)—about yarn weight
Color A DK/light worsted weight yarn (I’m using Lang Yarns Merino 120 – Color 1, about 2 balls)
3.5mm knitting needle (US 4) or size needed to obtain gauge  —knitting needle coversion chart
3.5mm crochet hook (E)
Darning needle


Gauge
In 4”*4”
26sts *34 row

Abbreviation

Finish Size (About 3T)
Chest 25″
Length to shoulder 14″
Sleeve length 10.5″

PATTERN

Front and Back
In color A, CO 96 sts – 2×2 Tubular Cast On
Row 1(RS): k3, *p2, k2, repeat from* across to the last 1 st, k1 (132 sts)
Row 2: k1, p2, *k2, p2, repeat from* across to the last 1 st, k1 (132 sts)
Row 3-14: rep row 1&2 (132 sts)
Row 15: k3, *k2tog, k6, repeat from* across to the last 5 sts, k2tog, k3(84 sts)
Row 16 and all WS row: p (84 sts)Row 17 and all RS row: k (84 sts)

Row 1-58 Color A
Row 59 Color B
Row 60-63 Color A
Row 64 Color B
Row 65-68 Color A
Row 69-70 Color B
Row 71-74 Color A
Row 75-76 Color B
Row 77-80 Color A
Row 81-83 Color B
Row 84-86 Color A
Row 87-89 Color B
Row 90-92 Color A
Row 93-96 Color B
Row 97-98 Color A
Row 99-102 Color B
Row 103-104 Color A
Row 105-108 Color B
Row109 Color A
Row 110-132 Color B

Shape back neck
Row 125: k20 (20sts)
Row 126: k2tog, p18 (19sts)
Row 127: k19 (19sts)
Row 128: k2tog, p17 (18sts)
Row 129: k (18sts)
Row 130: k1, p16, k1(18sts)
Row 131: k (18sts)
Row 132: k1, p16, k1(18sts)
CO
With RS facing, co center 44 sts
Row 125: k20 (20sts)
Row 126: k1, p18, k1 (20sts)
Row 127: skp, k18 (19sts)
Row 128: k1, p17, k1 (19sts)
Row 129: skp, k17 (18sts)
Row 130: k1, p16, k1(18sts)
Row 131: k (18sts)
Row 132: k1, p16, k118sts)
CO

shape front neck
Row 113: k27 (27sts)
Row 114: co 3 sts, p23 (24sts)
Row 115: k24 (24sts)
Row 116: co 2 sts, p21 (22sts)
Row 117: k22 (22sts)
Row 118: k2tog, p20 (21sts)
Row 119-Row 124: rep row117&118(18sts)
Row 125: k18(18sts)
Row 126: k1, p16, k1(18sts)
Row 127-132: rep row 125&126(18sts)
CO
With RS facing, co center 30 sts
Row 113: k27 (27sts)
Row 114: k1, p25, k1 (27sts)
Row 115: co 3 sts, k23 (24sts)
Row 116: k1, p22, k1 (24sts)
Row 117: co 2 sts, k21(22sts)
Row 118: k1, p20, k1(22sts)
Row 119: skp, k20(21sts)
Row 120-Row 125: rep row117&118(18sts)
Row 126: k1, p16, k1(18sts)
Row 127: k(18sts)
Row 128-132: rep row 126&127(18sts)



Sleeve
In color A, CO 50 sts  2×2 Tubular Cast On
Row 1(RS): k3, *p2, k2, repeat from* across to the last 1 st, k1 (50 sts)
Row 2: k1, p2, *k2, p2, repeat from* across to the last 1 st, k1 (50 sts)
Row 3-14: rep row 1&2 (50 sts)
Row 15: k (50 sts)
Row 16: k1, p48, k1 (50 sts)
Row 17-22: rep row 15&row 16 (50sts)
Inc Row: k2, m1, k to last 2 sts, m1, k3 (52sts)
work 9 rows
Rep the last 10 rows 5 times more, cont straight untill row 96 is complete, CO (64sts)

Row 1-58 Color A
Row 59 Color B
Row 60-63 Color A
Row 64 Color B
Row 65-68 Color A
Row 69-70 Color B
Row 71-74 Color A
Row 75-76 Color B
Row 77-80 Color A
Row 81-83 Color B
Row 84-86 Color A
Row 87-89 Color B
Row 90-92 Color A
Row 93-96 Color B

Collar
Join Shoulder Seams
With RS facing, in color B, pick 23 sts from left front, pick 30 sts from from neck, pick 23 sts from right front, pick 8 sts from right back, pick 44 sts from back, pick 8 from left back (136 sts)
work in rnd, *k2, p2, rep from * around, will rnd 8 in complete, BO

Bird Applique
In color B
Magic ring, ch3 (count as DC), 15DC(16DC)
Row 2, ch3(count as DC), dec DC, 2DC in next st, 2DC in next st, DC in next, dec DC the same and next st , turn(8DC)
Row 3, ch3(count as DC), DC in the same, , DC, 2DC in next st, DC, 2DC in next st, DC, DC, DC, turn(11DC)
Row 4, ch1(count as SC), SC in next st, HDC, 2C in next st, DC, DC, 2DC in next st, DC, DC, 2DC in next st, DC(2SC, 1HDC,11DC)
sc around the piece, 2 sc in one every 3 sts around the head, ch3 sl st to last sc to make the beak
To make the wing, Ch4, 2DC in the 4th ch from hook, turn, ch3, DC in the same, 2DC in next st, DC
sc around the piece, 2 sc when turn corners
sl st the wing onto place as shown in picutre
cut a short strand of yarn, slip knot onto the tail
Sew the bird applique onto front piece

FINISH

Sew on sleeves, join side and sleeve seams.
Weave in ends

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