Ember the Phoenix | Premium Pattern
This is a PATTERN for crochet only, designed to help you make your very own Ember the Phoenix.
All patterns are written in English, in US terms, using Craft Yarn Council abbreviations.
The phoenix is a beautiful mythical creature representing revival and rebirth. The fire bird bursts into flames and rises from the ashes anew. Sometimes we all need a reminder that we too can rise from the ashes.
Ember the Phoenix pattern 2.0 is designed to be easy to read. Whether you are a confident beginner or an expert plushy artist, this pattern come equipped with everything you need to succeed. When you are finished with your project you will have learned new and useful skills for your art form and created a beautiful piece to cherish.
Updated Premium Patterns now include checkboxes to keep you on track and organized, color coding when needed, and helpful tutorial photos right where you need them (and none where you don’t).
Confident you can do it without helpful photos or checkboxes? This pattern is also available for free in a text-only format (not downloadable) at www.hookedbykati.com.
You Need to Know: chains (ch), slip stitch (sl st), single crochet (sc), half double crochet (hdc), double crochet (dc), back loops only (BLO), front loops only (FLO), increases and decreases, mattress stitch sewing. Be eager to learn and ready to have fun!
For a quick refresher of these basic skills, go to www.hookedbykati.com/basics
You Will Practice Advanced Techniques:
How to use pins to perfectly place and attach amigurumi parts
How to make no-sew feathers integrated right into the amigurumi
How to merge and branch parts with several branches
How to layer feathers on one-piece wings
How to use wires to make multi-dimensional open wings
• Red Heart Super Saver yarn, 100% acrylic, worsted weight, 364 yds/7 oz/198 g, Cherry Red (RED), 1 ball; Pumpkin (PUM), 1 ball; Gold (GOLD), 1 ball; Bright Yellow (YEL), 1 ball.
• G (4.00 mm) hook
• Two 15mm colored round-pupil safety eyes
• 14 gauge coated solid copper wire, cut into two 15” inch pieces, the ends folded and pinched to prevent sharp points
• Polyfil stuffing
• Tapestry needle
• Straight pins
11” tall x 15” wing span. Tail is 15” long.
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All my patterns come with unlimited help from me. If you run into a snag, drop me a line! I respond quickly and will help any way I can to clarify any confusion or challenging stitches.
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