Thanksgiving Turkey Afghan
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Thanksgiving Turkeys Afghan

Materials: Worsted Weight Yarn
24 ozs Off White (MC)
5   ozs Lt Brown  (A)
15 ozs Olive Green (B)
6   ozs Rust (C)
4   ozs Brown (D)
4   ozs Gold (E)
Scraps Of Red (F)
Scraps of Yellow (G)
Crochet Hook Size H
40 Round Moveable Eyes 12 mm
Yarn Needle
Glue

Size Approximately: 47" x 65"

Picot: Ch 4, sl st in dc last worked.

HTR: yo hook twice, insert hook in st, draw up a lp, yo and draw through 2 lps on hook, yo and draw
through 3 lps on hook.

Square (make 20)
Rnd 1: (right side): With MC, ch 3, sl st in first ch to form ring; ch 3 (counts as dc now and throughout),
work 11 dc in ring, join with sl st in 3rd ch of beg ch-3. Join Rnds 1-5 and 7-9 in this manner. Do not
turn each rnd now and throughout.

Rnd 2: Ch 3, dc in same ch as joining, 2 dc in each st around; join (24 dc)

Rnd 3: Ch 3, 2 dc in next st, (dc in next st, 2 dc in next st) around;  join. (36 dc)

Rnd 4: Ch 3, dc in next st, 2 dc in next st, (dc in next 2 sts, 2 dc in next st) around; join (48 dc)

Rnd 5: Ch 3, dc in next 2 sts, 2 dc in next st, (dc in next 3 sts, 2 dc in next st) around; join (60 dc)

Rnd 6: Ch 1, sc in same st as joining, sc in next 3 sts, hdc in next 2 sts, dc in next 2 sts, * (2 tr, ch 3, 2
tr) in next st, dc in next 2 sts, hdc in next 2 sts, sc in next 6 sts, hdc in next 2 sts, dc in next 2 sts; rep
from * around omitting last 4 sc; join with sl st in first sc. (72 sts)

Rnds 7-9: Ch 3, * dc in each st to next corner, (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in corner; rep from * 3 tiems more; dc
in each st to beg ch-3; join. At the end of Rnd 9 there will be 120 dc, fasten off.

Rnd 10: Right side facing join C in any corner, ch 1, (sc, ch 2, sc) in same sp, * ch 1, skip next st, (sc in
next st, ch 1, skip next st) across to next corner, (sc, ch 1, sc) in next corner; rep from * around
omitting last corner; join with sl st in first sc. (68 sps)

Rnd 11: Right side facing join B in any corner, ch 1, (sc, ch 2, sc) in same sp, *ch 1, (sc in next sp, ch 1)
across to next corner, (sc, ch 2 , sc) in next corner; rep from * around omitting last corner; join with sl
st in first sc. (72 sps)

Rnd 12: Sl st in next ch-2 sp, ch 3, (2 dc, ch 2, 3 sc) in same sp, * ch 1, skip next sp, (3 dc in next sp, ch
1, skip next sp) across to next corner, (3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in next corner; rep from * around omitting last
corner; join with sl st in 3rd ch of beg ch-3. Fasten off.

Feather
(Make 60 each B, D and E. Make 80 C)
Starting at base of feather, ch 15, sl st in 2nd ch from hook and in next 2 ch, sc in next 3 ch, hdc in
next 3 ch, dc in next 4 ch, (4 dc, picot, 4 dc) in last ch (tip made), around other side, dc in next 4 ch,
hdc in next 3 ch, sc in next 3 ch, sl st in next 3 ch. Fasten off leaving long end for sewing.

Body
Row 1: With A ch 7, sc in  2nd ch from hook and in each ch across. (6 sc)

Row 2-4: Ch 1, turn, 2 dc in first st, sc in each st to last st, 2 sc in last st. (12 sc)

Row 5-12: Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across.

Rows 13-16: Ch 1, turn, decreasing at beg and end of row, sc in each st across. (4 sc)

Rows 17-19: Rep Row 2 (10 sc)

Rows 20-23: Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across.

Rows 24-26: Rep Row 13. (4 sc)

At the end of Row 26 fasten off leaving long end.

Beak
With G, ch 3, draw up a lp in 2nd ch from hook and in next ch, yo and draw through 3 lps on hook.
Fasten off leaving long end.

Wattle
With F, ch 5, sl st in 2nd ch from hook and in next 2 ch. Fasten off leaving long end.

Sew in short ends.

Using long ends sew beak to center of head. Sew wattle to center top of beak.

Glue eyes over beak.

Bow: With B, ch 50. Fasten off. Cut ends. Tie into bow. Sew to center of neck.

Finishing
With tips facing out, sew 13 feathers evenly spaced around the outside edge of square Rnd 2 (see
photo)

Using long ends sew body over base of feathers as shown in photo.

Feet (Make 40)
Row 1: With E, ch 1 (center ch), ch 2 (counts as hdc), 2 hdc in center ch.

Row 2: Ch 4, turn, sl st in 4th ch from hook, sl st in next st, (picot, sl st in next st) twice. Fasten off
leaving long end. (3 picots)

Using long ends sew feet to base of body.

Sew squares together 4 wide x 5 long.

Edging
With right side facing join B in any corner, ch 3, (2 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in same sp, ** ch 1, (3 dc in next ch-1
sp, ch 1) 9 times, * 3 dc in sp between joining of next two squares, ch 1, (3 dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1) 9
times; rep from * across to next corner, (3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in corner; rep from ** around omitting last
corner; join with sl st in 3rd ch of beg ch-3. Fasten off and weave in ends.
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