Twitching to knit? Get off to a flying start with this book, which contains all the instructions you need to bring a flock of characterful birds to life. With full, clear patterns for both quick and more involved projects, you will find a little flying friend inside. Great for gifts or perching as decorations, these quirky birds are fantastic fun to make and display, whatever your knitting experience.
The book also includes step by step photographs and instructions for techniques such as sewing up, stuffing, and creating legs that will let your birds stand, perch or even cling to your finger!
Nicky Fijalkowska is a knitting and cross-stitch designer, and self-confessed vintage pattern addict. She lives in Worthing, UK and has recently taken part in the Creative Waves Bird Art Trail, in which local artists displayed a series of unique bird sculptures in and around Worthing's town centre. Nicky is active on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest, sells on Etsy, and has a website www.knitforvictory.co.uk Her knitting designs are unique and full of character - she designs and hand knits dolls as well as birds and other knitted creatures, and also makes one-off custom dolls based on real people or book characters - the quirkier the better!