What do you think about chickens: do they make perfect pets, or noisy neighbors? Whether you raise them or not, chickens bring to mind sunny breakfasts in country kitchens. Here are free patterns for flamboyant roosters and funky chickens! Note: This post was updated on October 25, 2016.
Weathervane wall quilt, free pattern by Debbie Busby at All People Quilt
Spring Chick block and table runner, free pattern by Pat Sloan
Rise and Shine wall hanging, free pattern by Wendy Sheppard at Ivory Spring
Mr. Rooster, free pattern by Caroll at West Michigan Quilter
Cat's Rooster, free pattern by Jennifer Ofenstein at Sew Hooked
Jaunty Rooster, free pattern by Julie Lynch for Benartex
Birds of a Feather wall quilt by Cynthia Scott at Janome
Redwork Chicken Embroidery Pattern by Cheryl C. Fall for About.com
Rise and Shine Placemat Tutorial by Vicki Welsh
Rooster Quilt Block, free pattern at How Stuff Works
Chickens in the Coop, inspired by “Birds of a Feather” from Kevin Kosbab, made by Laura Boehnke for All People Quilt
Hen and Flowers wall hanging, free pattern at All People Quilt
Cocks Crow in the Morn, free pattern by Kaaren Johnston at The Painted Quilt
Hen Peck wall hanging and quilt by Denise Russart at Just Quiltin' (includes hen silhouette pattern)
Note: For free patterns for turkeys, see our Free Pattern Day for Thanksgiving.
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