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« on: April 11, 2010 12:31:08 PM »


This is shelly the snail, she brings the spring time with her. I made one just like her for a swap and had to make her again and this time I wrote the patter. I hope you like it

 
You will need:
Fibre Fill
Stitch Markers
5mm Safety eyes
Sewing needle
Small amounts of ww yarn in whatever colour you want your snail to be

Grass (e hook and fuzzy green yarn)
R1: 6sc in ring
R2: inc in every st around (12sc)
R3: sc in first, inc in next, rep around (18sc)
R4: sc in first 2, inc in next, rep around (24sc)
R5: sc in first 3, inc in next, rep around (30sc)
R6: sc in first 4, inc in next, rep around (36sc)
R7: sc in first 5, inc in next, rep around (42sc)
R8: sc in first 6, inc in next, rep around (48sc)
R9: sc in first 7, inc in next, rep around (54sc)
R10: sc in first8, inc in next, rep around (60sc)
Ss in next st and FO

Snail Body (e hook, stuff as you work)
R1: 6sc in ring
R2: inc in every st around (12sc)
R3: sc in first, inc in next, rep around (18sc)
R4: (antenna round) sc in first 3. Ch5, ss in next 4 chain, sc in next 4, ch5, ss in next 4 chain, sc to end.
R5-9: sc around
R10: sc in first 5, dec 5 times, sc to end
(place eyes between R8 and 9)
R11: sc in next 5, dec 3 times, sc to end
R12-30: sc around
R31: dec 3 times randomly around
R32-33: sc around
R34: dec 1, sc around
   Rep R34, 4 times then dec until closed, FO

Shell (e hook)
R1: 6sc in ring
R2: inc every st around (12sc)
R3: sc in first, inc in next, rep around (18sc)
R4: sc around in back loops only
R5-9: sc around
R10: sc around, dec randomly 3 times (15sc)
R11-12: sc around
R13: sc around, dec randomly 2 times (13sc)
R14-17: sc around
R18: sc around, dec randomly 2 times (11sc)
R19-21: sc around
R22: sc around, dec randomly 2 times (9sc)
R23-25: sc around
R26: sc around, dec randomly 2 times (7sc)
R27-34: sc around
R35:  dec 1, sc around (6sc)
R36-37: sc around
R38: dec 1, sc around (5sc)
R39-40: sc around
R41: dec 1 sc around (4sc)
Sc in next two then dec until closed, FO, leaving tail to sew, sew shell into a spiral and sew shell to body then body to grass.

Flowers
Ch3, ss in first chain to make ring
Ch 5, ss in ring (first petal done) rep until you have 5 petals, ss and FO
Leave tail to sew to grass
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« Reply #1 on: April 11, 2010 03:27:51 PM »

So adorable!  Thanks for the pattern!!!
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« Reply #2 on: April 11, 2010 03:46:14 PM »

How cute! I love the shell color you chose. Thanks for including the pattern info.
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