We don’t see cardinals in Northern Utah, but I love adding them to my tree at Christmas. I think this one by Hatch-ed With Love makes a great addition to our “Countdown to Christmas Calendar“.
Yarn: Worsted weight in red, black and yellow
Crochet Hook: I
Miscellaneous: Yarn needle
Directions: Follow directions for making “Cardinal Applique” by Hatched With Love
Hanger: Attach black yarn to a stitch behind the top peak, making sure the black doesn’t come through to the front. With G hook and black yarn, ch 15, sl st in same st behind cardinal. Finish off and weave in ends.