A Buff in the Box – Felt Chicken Ornament Pattern

nesting chickenThis little felt chicken ornament was inspired by our own Buff Orpington chickens. Often when we check for eggs, there’s a Buff in the Box – that is a Buff in the nesting box getting settling to lay an egg. We have 12 chickens, six nesting boxes, and they all like to use the same box. If you try to check under her for eggs she’ll repay your interruption with a cluck and a peck.

Felt Chicken Ornament Pattern

Click here to download the free felt chicken pattern. If you make one of these little girls, please comment with a link to a picture!

Free Felt Chicken Ornament Pattern

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6 Responses to A Buff in the Box – Felt Chicken Ornament Pattern

  1. JiNX says:

    Thanks for the pattern! It’s really cute! I’m teaching German to 6th graders and decided to make little felt animals for our lesson on animals. So I used your pattern to make der Hahn. :)

    http://jinxella.wordpress.com/2012/03/27/meine-tiere/

  2. tammy says:

    Your patterns are so cute… My daughter and I are hoping to sew a few of these during our home school study of North America wildlife… THANK YOU so much for sharing so freely :D

  3. Paul says:

    Thanks for the pattern, I used your pattern with my children…

  4. Julie says:

    Thank you for sharing this pattern! We just got our first chickens this year and I wanted to to commemorate it with an ornament. I posted pictures of it on my blog here: http://www.fraisesettartines.com/2012/11/felt-chicken-ornament.html Thanks again!

  5. Marion says:

    Thank you for the pattern. I’m making a quiet book for my Grandaughter and she loves chooks.

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