About The Author


Danielle Holke is a long-time knitter, first taught by her beloved grandmother as a young girl growing up in Canada. In 2008 she launched KnitHacker, a lively blog and knitting community which has since grown to be a popular presence in contemporary knitting culture, reaching more than a million readers each year. As a marketing professional, Danielle advises and works with a motley squad of artists, yarn bombers, film makers, pattern designers, yarn companies and more.

Learn more about her latest book, Knits & Pieces: A Knitting Miscellany.


  1. How do I get more info about these? Are they for sale or is a pattern available? They’d be great for parrot fundraisers – very cute!

  2. Is there a pattern or are they fro sale?

  3. Would love to buy these is is possible or even a pattern would be fantastic they are brilliant

  4. I like budgie on a stick, can I have the pattern please.

    • Hi Naja, if you connect with the maker, she may be able to help you. Good luck! Danielle

  5. I have been crocheting for 47 years, taught by husband’s Grandma from
    Holland who spoke and read little English. I love birds and would be
    honored to have this pattern of yours for these Budgies on a stick.
    Please Alena could I have it emailed to me. I would post a picture of
    my rendition when I complete with honors to you.

  6. I like budgie on a stick, can I have the pattern please.


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