Slinky snake by Dawn Finney
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Slinky snake

April 2010
DK (11 wpi) ?
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
This pattern is available for $4.00 USD buy it now

Aaaaaaaarrrrrrrrgh! Snake attack!

Like to try your hand at knitting an snake but not sure where to start? They make great presents for kids of all ages.

The ButterflyLove slinky snake pdf knitting pattern gives you clear step by step instructions and is suitable for a beginner/intermediate knitter. It’s perfect for keen knitters who haven’t mastered knitting in the round yet.

You can also contact me at any point if you need technical advice.

What you will need:

2 knitting needles (US3/3.25mm or size required to match tension square)
I ball of the main color or assorted yarn oddments of the same weight if making a stripy snake
1 scrap of dark wool or two buttons for eyes
1 scrap of red or pink yarn for the tongue
Acrylic toy stuffing (polyfil)
1 tapestry needle for sewing up
Bell - if making a rattlesnake

Skills used:

Casting on and off
Increasing and decreasing

Stitches used:

Stocking stitch

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This pattern is sold on the condition that it will be used for personal use only, e.g. making gifts for family and friends, not for commercial purposes.