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Home : Patterns : Sssandy the Snake
 

Free Crochet Pattern: Sssandy the Snake

Lion Brandฎ Vanna's Choice® Baby
Pattern #: 80897AD
Rating: *****4.6 (based on 15 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size
About 20 in. (51 cm) long

CORRECTIONS: None
 

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This spiraled snake is one super cute amigurumi! Also make her friend Salvatore Snake! As seen at Maker Faire 2009 and in Martha Stewart Living, January 2010.
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Color (A)
Vanna's Choice® Baby

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Color (B)
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Vanna's Choice® Baby
Lamb Angel White Aqua Little Boy Blue Bluebell Cheery Cherry Goldfish Pink Poodle
Berrylicious Duckie Mint Sweet Pea
*Vanna's Choice® Baby (Article #840). 100% Premium Acrylic; package size: 3.50oz/100.00 gr. (170yds/156m) pull skeins

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MATERIALS
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QUANTITY PRICE ALT QTY  
•  840-106 Vanna's Choice Baby Yarn: Little Boy Blue
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$ 4.39  
Note: (A)
•  840-168 Vanna's Choice Baby Yarn: Mint
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$ 4.39  
Note: (B)
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size G-6 (4 mm)   $ 2.45  
Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers   $ 2.49  
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)   $ 3.59  
Additional Materials
2 plastic safety eyes, 6 mm diameter
Fiberfill stuffing
 

Sssandy the Snake

Lion Brand Vanna's Choice® Baby

GAUGE:

Exact gauge is not essential to this project.

STITCH EXPLANATION:

sc2tog (sc decrease) Insert hook into st and draw up a loop. Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop. Yarn over, draw through all 3 loops on hook.

NOTES:

1. Work in continuous rnds; do not join or turn unless otherwise instructed.
2. To change color, work to last yarnover of st, yarnover with new color.

SNAKE
HEAD AND BODY

With A, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 3 sc in first ch. Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each st around – 6 sts.
Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st, rep from * around – 9 sts.
Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts, rep from * around – 12 sts.
Rnd 5: Sc in each of first 3 sts, 2 sc in next st (increase for eye), sc in next 4 sts, 2 sc in next st (increase for eye), sc in last 3 sts – 14 sts.
Rnd 6: Sc in each of first 3 sts, 2 sc in each of next 2 sts, sc in next 4 sts, 2 sc in each of next 2 sts, sc in last 3 sts – 18 sts.
Rnd 7: Sc in first 3 sts, (sc2tog) twice, sc in next 4 sts, (sc2tog) twice, sc in last 3 sts – 14 sts.
Rnd 8: Sc in first 3 sts, sc2tog, sc in next 4 sts, sc2tog, sc in last 3 sts – 12 sts. Following package directions, attach safety eyes at increase points of Rnds 5 and 6. Stuff piece firmly. Continue stuffing piece as work progresses.
Rnd 9: Sc in first 3 sts, sc2tog, sc in next 2 sts, sc2tog, sc in last 3 sts – 10 sts. Change to B.
Rnd 10: Sc in each st around. Change to A.
Rnds 11-14: Work 2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts, (sc2tog) twice, sc in next 2 sts, work 2 sc in last st – 10 sts. Change to B.
Rnd 15: Sc in each st around. Change to A.
Rnd 16-65: Rep Rnds 11-15.
Rnd 66: Sc in first 3 sts, (sc2tog) twice, sc in last 3 sts – 8 sts.
Rnd 67: Sc in first 2 sts, (sc2tog) twice, sc in last 2 sts – 6 sts.
Rnd 68: Sc in first st, (sc2tog) twice, sc in last st – 4 sts. Fasten off.

FINISHING
Weave in ends.


 
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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beg = begin(s)(ning) ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing) rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet st(s) = stitch(es)


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Ratings and Reviews
Pattern Average Rating: *****4.6 (based on 15 reviews)
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Sssandy the Snake Reviewed by Bauviya Sekar on 2014-10-29 ****
tried and turned out pretty good for a crochet beginner!


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