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missvickileigh
« on: January 24, 2008 11:30:48 AM »

Here's a snail I crocheted up a little while ago for my niece.  I saw some of the amiguri snails on the net but didn't like them so I just made up my own.  I didn't write down the pattern but it is pretty simple.  First I made a tube that gradually got larger, stuffed it then stitched it together into a swirl.  SC on the whole thing.  The body was pretty much the same thing except I didn't stuff it, just flattened it and I added a round ball on the end (stuffed) for the head. I stitched that to the shell.  Easy and cute.  Hope you like it!

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« Reply #1 on: January 24, 2008 11:42:53 AM »

Oh man that is absolutely adorable.  I really like the color you used too! 
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« Reply #2 on: January 24, 2008 12:23:06 PM »

He is just perfect!  Awesome job!
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« Reply #3 on: January 24, 2008 12:43:49 PM »

Adorable!  I really like the colors you chose.  He would make a cute computer companion or pincushion!
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« Reply #4 on: January 24, 2008 12:53:34 PM »

So tiny and yet very detailed.  you did a wonderful job on the litte guy.
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« Reply #5 on: January 24, 2008 01:49:57 PM »

Oh my gosh that is sooooo cute! I know you said it was easy but I know i'd screw it up if I tried. Tute some day in the future?
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« Reply #6 on: January 24, 2008 02:27:47 PM »

That's so cute!!
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« Reply #7 on: January 24, 2008 02:59:59 PM »

I love the shape of the shell! I've seen similar ones in knitting, but I've never seen directions for a crocheted one.
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« Reply #8 on: January 24, 2008 10:21:16 PM »

You SHOULD've written the pattern, it's really nice! I'm not too crazy about the ami snails that I've come across either, but this one, I like! Cheesy
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« Reply #9 on: January 25, 2008 12:53:20 AM »

Iiip! I love it!
..and thank you so much for the explemention how you made it... I think I can make my own from it. I wouldnt be able to figurate it by myself, but now i dont have too. ^^ I post my snail her if its work out well,
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