Shellby the Snail by Amanda Berry

Shellby the Snail

August 2015
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 4 - 3.5 mm
The snail is approximately 7cm tall and 10cm long.
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Introducing my Shellby the Snail knitting pattern. He would come in handy as a pincushion, or you could knit a group of snails and hide them in the garden for a treasure hunt!


  • Shellby is 7 cm tall and 10 cm long.
  • The pattern is 3 pages and written in English.
  • All pieces are knitted flat (back and forth) on a pair of straight single-pointed knitting needles.
  • You will also need to cast on and off, knit, purl, work a kfb increase and a k2tog decrease, and sew seams.


  • A pair of straight 3.5 mm (US 4) single-pointed knitting needles
  • Double knitting yarns (DK or light worsted weight)
  • Buttons to decorate
  • Toy filling

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