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Henny Penny Baby Bib
Henny Penny Bib

Materials: Lily Sugar ‘n Cream 4 ply Cotton 1 2.5 oz ball of cream, gold
Small amount of Orange, Red, Black and White
Crochet Hook Size F or 4.00 mm
Tapestry Needle

Finished Size Approximately 15 ½ inches long x 11 inches wide

Starting at lower edge, with cream, ch 45.

Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across. Ch 1, turn.

Row 2: Sc in each sc across (44 sc). Ch 1, turn. Rep row 2 for pattern unitl bib is 13
½ inches from beginning.

Neck Shaping:
Row 1: Work across first 14 sc (do not work rem sts), ch 1, turn. Mark this edge for
neck edge.

Rows 2-8: Continue in sc, and dec 1 sc at marked edge, every other row 4 times (10
sc rem). Break off. Sk center 16 sc, join yarn and work to end of row. Mark beg of
row for neck edge.
Starting with row 2, complete as for first side.

Rnd 1: With gold, sc evenly spaced around entire bib, work sc, ch and sc in each
outside corner. Join and break off.

Short Row: Starting at neck edge of shoulder, work shell border across shoulder
edge, side edge, lower edge, other side edge and shoulder edge: sl st in next sc, *
sk 2 sc, work 5 dc in next sc, * sk 2 sc, sl st in next sc. Rep from * across. Break off.

Tie and Neck Edge:
Crochet a chain 12" long for first tie, then sc in each sc across neck edge, then
crochet another chain 12" long. Break off. Make a knot 1" from each end. Tie ends in

With gold, ch 5.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across (4 sc). Ch 1, turn.

Row 2-8: 2 sc in first sc, sc in each sc across, 2 sc in last sc. Ch 1, turn. Work even
on 18 sc for next 10 rows.

Tail Shaping: Row 1: Sc across first 4 sc, turn. Dec 1 sc at this edge, every row 3
times. Break off.
Head Shaping:
Row 1: Sc in center 5 sc, sc in each of last 9 sc. Ch 1, turn.
Ch 1, turn. Dec 1 sc at beg and end of every other row: 4 times. Break off.
Beak: With red, ch 4. Work 3 dc in 4th ch from hook. Break off.
Nose: With orange, ch 4. Work 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each rem ch, break
Top of Head: Mark off center 3 sts at top of head. With red, work 4 dc in first sc, 1 sc
in next sc and 4 dc in next sc. Break off.
Eye: Following pic, embroider eye with black and white.
Wing: With orange, ch 5.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across. Ch 1, turn.
Rows 2-3: Inc 1 sc in beg of each row. Work even on 6 sc at beg for 3 rows more.
Dec 1 sc at beg of each row until 1 st left. Break off. Following pic; sew wing, beak,
nose and top of head to hen. Pin hen in place and sew to bib. With orange,
embroider leg.
Finishing: Weave in all ends.