Satisfy your arachno-philia with this original hansigurumi design. This huge beast is a striking piece of soft sculpture, a knitted marvel that’s sure to be a hit with the spider connoisseurs in your life!
This PDF pattern includes 10 pages of detailed charts and line-by-line instructions for knitting your fanged friend, complete with photographic illustrations and illuminating technical notes.
As an added bonus, this pattern allows you to choose between two colorwork charts for the design of your spider’s abdomen, or to create your own abdominal colorwork with a blank chart.
Technical skills required for successful completion of this project include increases (M1R and M1L), short rows, small-diameter circular knitting, decreases (SSK and K2tog), stranded (Fair-isle) two-color knitting, and picking up stitches. This pattern is recommended for the intermediate- or experienced-level knitter.