Saturday, April 20, 2013

Crochet Chicken Penny Rug!

Chicken Love!!!  Who doesn't love a penny rug??? 

How about some Chicken Love???  I have been busy working on this little penny rug.  I love working on these.  Especially when I have no plan....just a little inspiration.
Notice the little chick!!  And the nest!!   Actually the whole thing started by crocheting a rooster, then I got the idea of adding a little chick....or as we call them here in the south a "bitty".  Hens & Bitties!
The rest is history!! 
Placed in the seat of this old chair it looks totally awesome!  Way to pretty to sit on.  I love crochet like this because it is more like folk art.  

I have slowed way down on my crochet.  Had problems with my hands and shoulder, then a wonderful week of the flu.  Good Lord!!  I am finally getting back to my creative has been missing for a while now!

So now I have an idea for a hootie penny rug, and in the mood to start at it.  So I think a movie will be on this evening and I will be doing some crochet!



sally said...


Pammy Sue said...

So freakin' cute! I wouldn't expect anything less from you though. You do have the knack for this sort of thing. So original! Me, I'm a copycat. My brain just isn't that creative or patient. Missed you and wondered where you'd been. Glad you are feeling better.

Petunia Pill said...

You always amaze me. Sorry to hear you we're sick and having pain! Darn! This is just precious!

Giane said...

So cute and the colors are awesome!!!

AnneMarie Cockburn said...

that is so cute i am still a mere beginner to crochet I hope you might take a look at my works one day :)

Mereknits said...

It is way to pretty to sit on or stand on, a pillow maybe? So you can enjoy it without someone sitting on it. Feel better.

Beth Brooke said...


Kris said...

Lord have mercy, this chicken Mama MUST make one of these STAT!!!!!!!
Feel better!!!
xo Kris

MrS wiLDaBoUtCoLoR said...

Crazy + Beautiful
Love the color on black background.
Glad you're feeling better!

Muriel said...

very original...the mixture of crochet and knitting is great .... congratulations

Sam I Am...... said...

You are so creative! I do crochet and I do felted wool applique but I never thought of combining them and look at you! It's the cutest! It looks absolutely stunning on the black chair too. Wow!!! I love it...I want one now too. I can't wait to see what you do next! Take care of yourself though!

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lesley1202 said...

That is fantastic - I love it!

Alexa11 said...

Can i pay you to make me one??????? please please please!!!!