On a whim yesterday I decided to use an old Fair Isle pattern from my machine knitting days to make a hand knit egg cosy! I wrote up the pattern today and would like to share it with you here Fair Isle Chicks Egg Cosy
These cute Fair Isle Chicks look gorgeous decorating an egg cosy for your Easter breakfast table, however they could also be used on any number of projects – hats, mittens, scarves and so on.
You could also use the cosy to cover chocolate eggs for the children as an Easter surprise!
The cosy is an easy and quick knit, an ideal first Fair Isle project, why not make more than one using different colour combinations.
Been taking some up to date photos of The Chicks amongst flowers, which I can’t resist buying or picking. Seem to be spending too much time behind the camera and not enough knitting at the moment!
the pink one
the blue one
the yellow one and the black one
the white one
I’m offering this free pattern for Easter and beyond. Happy Knitting! 🙂
Pick up the free pattern here: Chick Egg Cosies
These cute egg cozies are perfect for delighting children and adults alike at breakfast time. They could even make an appearance at Easter, covering chocolate eggs!
The pattern is availiable to purchase at my following shops:
Etsy – http://www.etsy.com/listing/94888763/owl-chick-and-penguin-egg-cozies?ref=ss_listing
Folksy – http://folksy.com/items/3089454-Owl-Chick-and-Penguin-Egg-Cosies-KNITTING-PDF-Pattern
"Quick! An egg is escaping!"
Basil spots a lone chick and quickly goes to investigate the lastest knitted creature!
The pattern for these adorable chicks is availiable to purchase at my following shops: