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Ostrich Pattern


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Crocheting: Ostrich
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Adjustable ring
  • SC, SS, Increasing and Decreasing

Pattern Description:

Adorable ostrich, inspired by my sister's trip to Africa. Contains wire for posing, so not suitable for very young children. Like a real ostrich, only has two toes - amazing animals!

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Approximately 8 inches tall


  • Less than 1 Oz. Black Worsted
  • Less than 1 Oz. Light Pink Worsted
  • Less than 1 Oz. Medium Pink Worsted
  • Less than 1 Oz. White Worsted
  • Optional Bits of White Fur or White Worsted
  • Small Amount Fiberfill Stuffing

You Will Also Need:

  • Black Fabric Paint or Embroidery Thread and Needle
  • 2 12-inch Chenille Stems
  • Wire Cutting and Turning Tools
  • Size F Hook (3.75mm)
  • Size 0 Hook (1.75mm)
  • Tapestry Needle
  • Stitch Marker
  • Pins

About Designer

About Designer

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Independent designer who likes to cro-ate interesting things. I like to use recycled and easy-to-obtain materials in my crochet work so everyone can make one! I work extremely hard to create original/unique patterns. Contact me if you have any questions (madcroscientist at gmailcom.). In addition to these patterns listed on Craftsy, I have many free patterns on my blog, which you can access ...

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