Crochet Applique – Daniel Tiger: Owl


Find here a free pattern to make an owl’s appliqué from Daniel tiger.


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Crochet Owl – Appliqué

 

Size:

5.5 inches (14 cm)

 

Material:

  • Yarn calling for 5,5 mm hook in: drak blue, blue, light blue, white, cream, green and orange
  • A very small amount of pearl cotton in black (for the eyebrows)
  • Size 3.5 mm crochet hook (you can use a bigger or smaller hook to make a bigger or smaller appliqué).
  • 2 black safety eyes (7.5 mm)
  • Stitch markers
  • Tapestry needle

 

Abbreviations:

  • chain (ch)
  • magic ring (mr)
  • single crochet (sc)
  • increase (inc)
  • invisible decrease (dec)
  • slip stitch (sl st)
  • half double crochet (hdc)
  • double crochet (dc)

 

What did I use?

Light worsted yarn.
I used « I love this cotton» Hobby Lobby.





Pattern: How to crochet an owl applique?


The legs

Right leg:

With a 3.5 mm crochet and the white yarn.

  • Row 1: ch 5. (5)
  • Row 2: turn, starting in the 2nd ch from the hook: 1 sc in the next 3 st (place a marker in the first st); 3 sc in the last st; now working in the other side of the chain: 1 sc in the last 3 st.  (9)
  • 1 sl st in the next st (the st with the marker)

Change for the green yarn

  • Row 3: make 1 sc in the same stitch where you did the sl st, 1 sc in the next 2 st.  (3)

Change for the cream yarn

  • Row 4: ch1, turn:  working in front loop only: 1 sc in the next 3 st. (3)
  • Row 5: ch1, turn: 1 dec, 1 sc in the next st. (2)
  • Rows 6 to 7: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 2 st. (2)

Cut the yarn (keep a long tail for sewing) and keep the leg for later.

 


Left leg :

With a 3.5 mm crochet and the white yarn.

  • Row 1: ch 5. (5)
  • Row 2: turn, starting in the 2nd ch from the hook: 1 sc in the next 3 st (place a marker in the first st); 3 sc in the last st; now working in the other side of the chain: 1 sc in the last 3 st.  (9)
  • 1 sl st in the next st (the st with the marker)

Change for the green yarn

  • Row 3: ch1, turn: miss the sl st and then make 1 sc in the next 3 st.  (3)

Change for the cream yarn

  • Row 4: ch1, turn:  working in front loop only: 1 sc in the next 3 st. (3)
  • Row 5: ch1, turn: 1 dec, 1 sc in the next st. (2)
  • Rows 6 to 7: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 2 st. (2)

Cut the yarn (keep a long tail for sewing) and keep the leg for later.





The body

With a 3.5 mm crochet and the blue yarn.

  • Row 1: ch 9. (9)
  • Row 2: turn, starting in the 2nd ch from the hook: 1 sc in the next 8 st. (8)
  • Row 3: ch1, turn: 1 inc, 1 sc in the next 6 st, 1 inc. (10)
  • Row 4: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 10 st. (10)

Change for the dark blue

  • Row 5: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 10 st. (10)

Change for the blue

  • Rows 6-7: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 10 st. (10)
  • Row 8: ch1, turn: 1 inc, 1 sc in the next 8 st, 1 inc. (12)
  • Rows 9-13: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 12 st. (12)
  • Row 14: ch1, turn: 1 dec, 1 sc in the next 8 st, 1 dec. (10)
  • Rows 15-16: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 10 st. (10)
  • Row 17: ch1, turn: 1 dec, 1 sc in the next 6 st, 1 dec. (8)
  • Rows 18: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 8 st. (10)

Cut the yarn, sew in the ends.


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The feathers (around the head)

Right side:

With a 3.5 mm crochet and the blue yarn.

  • Row 1: ch 7. (7)
  • Row 2: turn, starting in the 2nd ch from the hook (this chain will be called chain A):
  • – 1 sc in the next st. ch 2 (this chain is chain B). Turn, starting in the 2nd ch (of chain B) from the hook: 1 sc in the next st.
  • – now working back on chain A: miss 1 st, 1 sc in the next st. ch 3 (this chain is chain C). Turn, starting in the 2nd ch (of chain C) from the hook: 1 sc in the next 2 st.
  • – now working back on chain A: miss 1 st, 1 sc in the next st. ch 4 (this chain is chain D). Turn, starting in the 2nd ch (of chain D) from the hook: 1 sc in the next 3 st.
  • – 1 sc in the last st from chain A

Cut the yarn but keep a long tail for sewing.

Left side:

With a 3.5 mm crochet and the blue yarn.

  • Row 1: ch 7. (7)
  • Row 2: turn, starting in the 2nd ch from the hook (this chain will be called chain A):
  • – 1 sc in the next st. ch 4 (this chain is chain B). Turn, starting in the 2nd ch (of chain B) from the hook: 1 sc in the next 3 st.
  • – now working back on chain A: miss 1 st, 1 sc in the next st. ch 3 (this chain is chain C). Turn, starting in the 2nd ch (of chain C) from the hook: 1 sc in the next 2 st.
  • – now working back on chain A: miss 1 st, 1 sc in the next st. ch 2 (this chain is chain D). Turn, starting in the 2nd ch (of chain D) from the hook: 1 sc in the next st.
  • – 1 sc in the last st from chain A

Cut the yarn but keep a long tail for sewing.

Sew the feathers on each side of the head.





The ears (to sew at the top of the head) – Make 2

With a 3.5 mm crochet and the blue yarn.

  • Row 1: ch 5. (5)
  • Row 2: turn, starting in the 2nd ch from the hook: 1 sc in the next st, 1 hdc in the next st, 1 DC in the next 2 st. (4)

Cut the yarn (keep a long tail for sewing).

Sew the ears at the top of the head.


The wings (arms) – Make 2

With a 3.5 mm crochet and the blue yarn.

  • Row 1: ch 6. (6)
  • Row 2: turn, starting in the 2nd ch from the hook: 1 sc in the next st, 1 hdc in the next 2 st, 1 DC in the next 2 st. (5)

Cut the yarn (keep a long tail for sewing).

Sew the wings on each side of the body.

 


The eye patch – make 2

With a 3.5 mm crochet and the light blue yarn.

  • Round 1: start 8 sc in a magic ring. (8)
  • Row 2: 1 sc in the next 3 st. (3)
  • Row 3: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 3 st. (3)
  • Row 4: ch1, turn: 1 dec, 1 sc in the next st. (2)

Cut the yarn but leave a long tail for sewing.

Place the safety eye in the center of the magic ring.

With your tapestry needle and the black pearl cotton, make an eyebrow above the eye.

Keep them for later.


The beak

With a 3.5 mm crochet and the orange yarn.

  • Row 1: ch 3. (3)
  • Row 2: turn, starting in the 2nd ch from the hook: 1 sc in the next 2 st. (2)
  • Row 3: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 2 st. (2)
  • 1 sl st in the next st

Cut the yarn but keep a long tail for sewing.

Sew the eye patches and the beak to the body.

Sew the legs behind the body.





Crochet Applique - Daniel Tiger: Owl

Crochet Applique - Daniel Tiger: Owl

A step-by-step crochet pattern to make an adorable Owl Appliqué!

Materials

  • Yarn calling for 5,5 mm hook in: drak blue, blue, light blue, white, cream, green and orange
  • A very small amount of pearl cotton in black (for the eyebrows)
  • Size 3.5 mm crochet hook (you can use a bigger or smaller hook to make a bigger or smaller appliqué).
  • 2 black safety eyes (7.5 mm)
  • Stitch markers
  • Tapestry needle

Tools

  • chain (ch)
  • magic ring (mr)
  • single crochet (sc)
  • increase (inc)
  • invisible decrease (dec)
  • slip stitch (sl st)
  • half double crochet (hdc)
  • double crochet (dc)

Instructions

The legs

Right leg:

With a 3.5 mm crochet and the white yarn.

Row 1: ch 5. (5)

Row 2: turn, starting in the 2nd ch from the hook: 1 sc in the next 3 st (place a marker in the first st); 3 sc in the last st; now working in the other side of the chain: 1 sc in the last 3 st.  (9)

1 sl st in the next st (the st with the marker)

Change for the green yarn

Row 3: make 1 sc in the same stitch where you did the sl st, 1 sc in the next 2 st.  (3)

Change for the cream yarn

Row 4: ch1, turn:  working in front loop only: 1 sc in the next 3 st. (3)

Row 5: ch1, turn: 1 dec, 1 sc in the next st. (2)

Rows 6 to 7: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 2 st. (2)

Cut the yarn (keep a long tail for sewing) and keep the leg for later.

Left leg :

With a 3.5 mm crochet and the white yarn.

Row 1: ch 5. (5)

Row 2: turn, starting in the 2nd ch from the hook: 1 sc in the next 3 st (place a marker in the first st); 3 sc in the last st; now working in the other side of the chain: 1 sc in the last 3 st.  (9)

1 sl st in the next st (the st with the marker)

Change for the green yarn

Row 3: ch1, turn: miss the sl st and then make 1 sc in the next 3 st.  (3)

Change for the cream yarn

Row 4: ch1, turn:  working in front loop only: 1 sc in the next 3 st. (3)

Row 5: ch1, turn: 1 dec, 1 sc in the next st. (2)

Rows 6 to 7: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 2 st. (2)

Cut the yarn (keep a long tail for sewing) and keep the leg for later.

The body

With a 3.5 mm crochet and the blue yarn.

Row 1: ch 9. (9)

Row 2: turn, starting in the 2nd ch from the hook: 1 sc in the next 8 st. (8)

Row 3: ch1, turn: 1 inc, 1 sc in the next 6 st, 1 inc. (10)

Row 4: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 10 st. (10)

Change for the dark blue

Row 5: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 10 st. (10)

Change for the blue

Rows 6-7: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 10 st. (10)

Row 8: ch1, turn: 1 inc, 1 sc in the next 8 st, 1 inc. (12)

Rows 9-13: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 12 st. (12)

Row 14: ch1, turn: 1 dec, 1 sc in the next 8 st, 1 dec. (10)

Rows 15-16: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 10 st. (10)

Row 17: ch1, turn: 1 dec, 1 sc in the next 6 st, 1 dec. (8)

Rows 18: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 8 st. (10)

Cut the yarn, sew in the ends.

The feathers (around the head)

Right side:

With a 3.5 mm crochet and the blue yarn.

Row 1: ch 7. (7)

Row 2: turn, starting in the 2nd ch from the hook (this chain will be called chain A):

- 1 sc in the next st. ch 2 (this chain is chain B). Turn, starting in the 2nd ch (of chain B) from the hook: 1 sc in the next st.

- now working back on chain A: miss 1 st, 1 sc in the next st. ch 3 (this chain is chain C). Turn, starting in the 2nd ch (of chain C) from the hook: 1 sc in the next 2 st.

- now working back on chain A: miss 1 st, 1 sc in the next st. ch 4 (this chain is chain D). Turn, starting in the 2nd ch (of chain D) from the hook: 1 sc in the next 3 st.

- 1 sc in the last st from chain A

Cut the yarn but keep a long tail for sewing.

Left side:

With a 3.5 mm crochet and the blue yarn.

Row 1: ch 7. (7)

Row 2: turn, starting in the 2nd ch from the hook (this chain will be called chain A):

- 1 sc in the next st. ch 4 (this chain is chain B). Turn, starting in the 2nd ch (of chain B) from the hook: 1 sc in the next 3 st.

- now working back on chain A: miss 1 st, 1 sc in the next st. ch 3 (this chain is chain C). Turn, starting in the 2nd ch (of chain C) from the hook: 1 sc in the next 2 st.

- now working back on chain A: miss 1 st, 1 sc in the next st. ch 2 (this chain is chain D). Turn, starting in the 2nd ch (of chain D) from the hook: 1 sc in the next st.

- 1 sc in the last st from chain A

Cut the yarn but keep a long tail for sewing.

Sew the feathers on each side of the head.

The ears (to sew at the top of the head) - Make 2

With a 3.5 mm crochet and the blue yarn.

Row 1: ch 5. (5)

Row 2: turn, starting in the 2nd ch from the hook: 1 sc in the next st, 1 hdc in the next st, 1 DC in the next 2 st. (4)

Cut the yarn (keep a long tail for sewing).

Sew the ears at the top of the head.

The wings (arms) - Make 2

With a 3.5 mm crochet and the blue yarn.

Row 1: ch 6. (6)

Row 2: turn, starting in the 2nd ch from the hook: 1 sc in the next st, 1 hdc in the next 2 st, 1 DC in the next 2 st. (5)

Cut the yarn (keep a long tail for sewing).

Sew the wings on each side of the body.

The eye patch - make 2

With a 3.5 mm crochet and the light blue yarn.

Round 1: start 8 sc in a magic ring. (8)

Row 2: 1 sc in the next 3 st. (3)

Row 3: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 3 st. (3)

Row 4: ch1, turn: 1 dec, 1 sc in the next st. (2)

Cut the yarn but leave a long tail for sewing.

Place the safety eye in the center of the magic ring.

With your tapestry needle and the black pearl cotton, make an eyebrow above the eye.

Keep them for later.

The beak

With a 3.5 mm crochet and the orange yarn.

Row 1: ch 3. (3)

Row 2: turn, starting in the 2nd ch from the hook: 1 sc in the next 2 st. (2)

Row 3: ch1, turn: 1 sc in the next 2 st. (2)

1 sl st in the next st

Cut the yarn but keep a long tail for sewing.

Sew the eye patches and the beak to the body.

Sew the legs behind the body.

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The pattern and photographs contained in this document are the property of Natalina Craft. This pattern is available for personal use only. No unauthorized reproduction, in whole or in part, or distribution of this pattern or content is allowed.



 


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