Materials:

Any color of yarn.
Small parts of white, black and orange
Crochet hook appropiate for the chosen yarn.
1 button.
Needle for sewing the eyes
Scissors

(Note: This pattern is crocheted in 1 spiral without closing rounds. With multiple colors it’s best you close your rounds, so you won’t see a moving seam. In the first case it’s smart to use a small piece of yarn or safety pin to mark the beginning/end of a round.)

 

Pouch:

Round 1: Start with a magic circle.  Work 6 SC into ring. (6 stitches)
Round 2: Work 2 SC into each stitch. (12 stitches)
Round 3: Work 1 SC into next stitch, followed by 2 SC in next stitch around (18 stitches)
Round 4: Work 1 SC into each of next 2 stitches, followed by 2 SC in next stitch* around. (24 stitches)
Round 5: Work 1 SC into each of next 3 stitches, followed by 2 SC in next stitch* around.  (30 stitches)
Round 6-15: Work 1 SC into each of 30 stitches around (30 stitches)

Row 16: CH 1. Work 1 SC into next 15 stitches. CH 1. Turn. (15 stitches)
Row 17: Starting with the 2nd chain from the hook, SC 2 stitches together (sc2tog). Work 1 SC into each stitch in the row (11 stitches) until there are 2 stitches left.  SC2tog the last two stitches.  CH 1. Turn. (13 stitches)
Row 18: Starting with the 2nd chain from hook, sc2tog, then work 1 SC into each of next 9 stitches. SC2tog last two stitches. CH 1. Turn. (11 stitches)
Row 19: Starting with the 2nd chain from hook, sc2tog, then work 1 SC into each of next 7 stitches.  SC2tog last two stitches. CH 1. Turn. (9 stitches)
Row 20: Starting with the 2nd chain from hook, sc2tog, then work 1 SC into each of next 5 stitches.  SC2tog last two stitches. CH 1. Turn. (7 stitches)
Row 21: Starting with the 2nd chain from hook, sc2tog, then work 1 SC into each of next 3 stitches.  SC2tog last two stitches. CH 1. Turn. (5 stitches)
Row 22: Starting with the 2nd chain from hook, sc2tog, then work 1 SC into next stitch.  SC2tog last two stitches. Do not turn. (3 stitches).

Border: Work slip stitches down side of flap, around back of pouch opening and back up other side of flap.  Make last slip stitch in the 3rd stitch of Row 22.  CH 5.  Slip stitch into 1st stitch of Row 22.  Fasten off and weave in ends.

 

Eyes: (make 2)

Round 1: Start with a magic circle Work 6 SC into ring.  Join. (6 stitches)
Round 2: CH 1. Work 2 SC into each stitch around.  Join. (12 stitches)
Fasten off with long tail.

 

Finishing:

1. Sew eyes on the body.
2. Sew little parts of black in the white eyes.
3. Sew the button on the back side between round 11 and 12, counted from the bottom.
4. Create a little beak with orange between the 2 eyes.

Cut strands of leftover yarn and create the tufts using a lark’s knot where the body meets the flap

 

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(Credit goes to www.1dogwoof.com for the original pattern)