A Partridge in a Pear Tree: Crochet the 12 Birds of Christmasvolume 9 (Hardcover)

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Celebrate the season with 12 carol-inspired crochet patterns in this festive addition to the Edward's Menagerie series.

For this cheerful collection of projects, Kerry Lord takes inspiration from beloved Christmas carol "The Twelve Days of Christmas." You'll crochet your way through each verse to create a flock of feathered friends, including a hen, a goose, and of course, a partridge. Beginner-friendly tutorials will help you pick up the essential techniques in a snap, while whimsical character bios for each personality-packed bird will make you chuckle. Your finished creations will be a winning addition to any Christmas tree and are sure to delight anyone who finds them in a stocking. All patterns are written with US crochet terms.

About the Author


Kerry Lord is the founder and creative director of the TOFT luxury yarn brand, a product of her successful family business the Toft Alpaca stud farm. Kerry is the author of Edward's Crochet Imaginarium, Edward's Crochet Doll Emporium, Edward's Menagerie: Dogs, Edward's Menagerie: The New Collection, and the How to Crochet Animals series. She lives in Rugby, UK.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781454711421
ISBN-10: 1454711426
Publisher: Union Square & Co.
Publication Date: August 17th, 2021
Pages: 96
Language: English

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