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Crochet baby bib free pattern

Crochet baby bib free pattern



Owl Bib

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

8 inches wide x 15 1/2 inches long

MATERIALS

• Premier Yarns Home Cotton medium (worsted) weight cotton/polyester yarn (2% oz/ 140 yds/80g per ball):

1 ball each #3803 beige and #3806 orange 30 yds each #3812 turquoise and #3801 white

20 yds #3816 black

1 yd #3804 yellow

• Size H/8/5mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge

• Yarn needle

• Sewing needle

• White sewing thread

• 22mm teal buttons: 2 

GAUGE

5 dc = 1 1/2 inches; 6 rows = 2 inches

PATTERN NOTES

Weave in loose ends as work progresses.

Join with slip stitch as indicated unless otherwise stated.

Chain-3 at beginning of round counts as first double crochet unless otherwise stated.

BIB

EYE

Make 2.

Rnd 1: With black, ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook, join (see Pattern Notes) in beg sc.

Rnd 2: Ch 1, 2 sc in each sc around, join in beg sc. Fasten off. (12 sc)

Rnd 3: Join white in any sc, ch 2 (does not count as a st), dc in same st as beg ch-2, 2 dc in next dc, [dc in next dc, 2 dc in next dc] around, sk beg ch-2 sp, join in first dc. Fasten off. (18 dc)

Rnd 4: Join turquoise in any dc, ch 2, dc in same dc, dc in next dc, 2 dc in next dc, [dc in each of next 2 dc, 2 dc in next dc] around, sk beg ch-2, join in first dc. Fasten off. (24 dc)

Rnd 5: Join orange in any dc, ch 1, sc in same st as beg ch-1, sc in each of next 2 dc, 2 sc in next dc, [sc in each of next 3 dc, 2 sc in next dc] around, join in beg sc, leaving a 12-inch length, fasten off. (30 sc)

BEAK

Row 1: With yellow, ch 2, sc in 2nd ch from hook, turn.

Row 2: Ch 1, 2 sc in first sc, turn. (2 sc)

Row 3: Ch 1, 2 sc in each of next 2 sc, turn. (4 sc)

Row 4: Ch 1, sc in each of next 4 sc, leaving 10-inch length, fasten off.

EAR

Make 2.

Row 1: With orange, ch 4, dc in first ch, do not turn.

Row 2: Ch 3 (see Pattern Notes), work 3 dc over side edge of dc post, ch 1, 4 dc over side edge of beg ch, fasten off.

BIB

Row 1: Beg at bottom edge of Bib, with orange, ch 25, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each rem ch across, turn. (24 sc)

Row 2: Ch 3, dc in same st as beg ch-3, [sk next st, 2 dc in next st, turn. (24 dc)

Row 3: Ch 1, si st in sp between last 2 dc of previous row, ch 3, working top toward bottom of st, 3 dc over side edge of dc, ch 1 (the ch-1 is at bottom), working upward over next dc post, work 4 dc (feather complete), [sk next 2 dc, 4 dc down post of next dc, ch 1, 4 dc up next dc post] 5 times, turn. (6 feathers)

Row 4: Ch 1, si st to center of last 2 dc, [2 dc in center of unworked 2 dc, 2 dc in center of feather] across, turn.

Row 5: Sk first 2 dc, [4 dc down next dc post, ch 1,4 dc up next post, sk next 2 dc sts] across to last 2 dc sts, leaving last 2 sts unworked, turn. (5 feathers)

Row 6: Ch 3, dc in same st, 2 dc in center of feather, [2 dc in center of unworked 2 dc, 2 dc in center of feather] across, work 2 dc in edge of last feather, turn.

Rows 7-10: Rep rows 3-6.

Row 11: Rep row 3. Fasten off.

Row 12: Join beige, ch 2 (does not count as a st), 2 hdc in same st, 2 hdc in center of feather, [2 hdc in center of unworked 2 dc, 2 hdc in center of feather] across, ending with 2 hdc in edge of last feather, turn. (26 hdc)

Rows 13-23: Ch 2, hdc in each hdc across, turn. (26 hdc)

First Strap

Row 24: Ch 2, hdc in each of next 10 hdc, leaving rem sts unworked, turn.

Row 25: Hdc dec (see Stitch Guide) in next 2 hdc, hdc in each of next 8 hdc, turn. (9 hdc)

Row 26: Ch 2, hdc in each hdc across, turn.

Row 27: Hdc dec in next 2 hdc, hdc in each of next 7 hdc, turn. (8 hdc)

Row 28: Rep row 26.

Row 29: Hdc dec in next 2 hdc, hdc in each of next 6 hdc, turn. (7 hdc)

Row 35: Hdc dec in next 2 hdc, hdc in each of next 3 hdc, turn. (4 hdc)

Rows 36-46: Ch 2, hdc in next 4 hdc, turn. (4 hdc)

Row 47: Ch 2, hdc in next st, hdc dec in next 2 sts, hdc in last st. Fasten off. (3 hdc)

2nd Strap

Row 24: With WS facing, join beige in first hdc, ch 2, hdc in each of next 10 hdc, leaving rem sts unworked, turn. (10 hdc)

Rows 25-46: Rep rows 25-46 of First Strap. (4 hdc)

Row 47: Ch 2, hdc in next st, hdc dec in next 2 sts, hdc in last st, turn. (3 hdc)

Button Lp

Row 48: Ch 5, sk next hdc, si st in last hdc. Fasten off.

FINISHING

With sewing needle and thread, sew a button to First Strap in center of rows 43 and 46.

Position Eyes between rows 13-22, with 2 hdc free at center between Eyes, with rem length of orange, sew Eyes to Bib.

With rem length of yellow, sew Beak center between Eyes.

With rem length, sew each Ear between rows 25-28 of each Strap with the ch-1 sp of point of each Ear pointing outward.