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Hi, my name is Vendula. Nice to meet you!
I love crocheting, knitting and buttons :-) I am creating my small crocheted colorful world and you are heartily welcomed in. www.vendulkam.blogspot.com

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Easter hen decoration

from Magic with hook and needles
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Easter hen decoration
Easter hen decoration
Easter hen decoration
Easter hen decoration
Easter hen decoration

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Abbreviations used: Chain (CH) Slip stitch (SlSt) Single crochet (SC) Double crochet (DC) Back relief single crochet (it is explained in the pattern) Increasing (inc): 2 SC in same stitch Decreasing (dec): crochet 2 SC together

Pattern Description:

Crochet hen - on only as a Easter decoration :-)

This colorful decoration will brighten your home:-) You could decorate your childrens room or place it on your table, anywhere you want. It(tm)s such fun to make this cheerful decoration. I hope that when you look at it, there will be smile on your face as same as on my face when I am looking at this hen :-)

This PATTERN includes:

-step by step instructions in American terminology
-very detailed photo-tutorial

Happy crocheting ! :-)

(c) Vendula Maderska 2013 All rights reserved. All images and designs, including the name and description, are the intellectual property of Vendula Maderska. My patterns are for PERSONAL use only. Please dont share, reproduce, and sell this pattern or dont sell creations coming out from this pattern. Feel free to make as many you would like for yourself or to give as a gifts, but please respect my rights as a designer. If you have any questions " feel free to ask me. Thank you (tm)


Gauge of the pattern: 11 stitches and 11 rows = in square of 2 x 2 inches

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Height: is about 5.7 inches/14.5 cm including a tail Width: is about 3.5 inches/9 cm


  • Sport / 5 ply (12 wpi) yarn 60% cotton, 40% acrylic e.g. Kacenka by Nitarna Cesk Trebova
  • Hook 3 mm (C in US)
  • You will need about: 27 grams totally

You Will Also Need:

  • Other materials: toy filling (fiber fill), glas beads average about 4mm, blaack tiny buttons or sequings for an eyes, very small amount of felt, one big button 4 holes - average 34 mm, ribbon width 1,5 cm

Suggested yarn:

164 yards of Sport weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

e.g. Kacenka by Nitarna Ceska Trebova, but you could also use Cotton-Ease by Lion Brand


Colors: 2254 orange (most amount) little amount of 3454 pink 1164 yellow 3374 red 0010 white

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