Masked balls, Mardi Gras, Halloween, cosplay, this imaginative mask will fit many imaginative occasions. It lends itself to embellishment and many colors.
The smaller, child size, makes a lovely neckpiece as well as a mask. The pattern includes a recipe for homemade fiber stiffener, as an alternative to commercial products.
There’s a red cardinal who has become my friend. He let me see watch him and sang/spoke, so now I know what their song is. There used to be a female who watched me through my kitchen window. They inspired this bird mask.
Tools and Supplies Adult 12” x 8”/30.5cm x 20.3cm G hook/4mm 1.5 oz/42.5 g worsted weight yarn Gauge 4 rows/5 sc = 1” Child/Necklace 10”x 6”/25.4cm x 15.24cm F hook/3.75mm 0.8 oz/22.7g DK weight yarn Gauge: 6 rows/6 sc = 1” 20-gauge nontarnishing brass/copper/tin wire approx 1 yard/1m Wire cutters, Pliers
Optional Stitch markers Ribbon/ lace for ties Beads/jewels for bird eye embellishments Fabric Stiffener Skill Level: advanced beginner Format Available: pdf Pattern Style: written
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