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TURTLE Hexagon Pin Loom: Snowman
Finished
no date set
December 22 2017
Project info
TURTLE Hexagon Pin Loom: Snowman
Weaving
Reference, Advent Pin Loom WAL
about 3.5" x 6"
DecorativeHanging Ornament
Tools and equipment
Original TURTLE Loom™ Hexagon Pin Loom
TinyTURTLE™ Hexagon Pin Loom
Yarn
23 yards = 0.1 skeins
Berroco Ultra® Wool
0.07 skeins = 16.0 yards (14.6 meters)
White
Berroco Ultra® Wool
0.02 skeins = 4.0 yards (3.7 meters)
Brown
Berroco Ultra® Wool
0.01 skeins = 3.0 yards (2.7 meters)
Blue
Notes

There can’t be a holiday season without snowmen, whether you live in cooler climates or not! Use this snowman as ornament, home decoration, or toddler toy.

Additional materials:

  • Small amount of stuffing.
  • A tapestry needle for the embroidery.

Instructions:

To make the body

  • Weave two 2” hexagons in white.
  • Weave two 4” hexagons in white.
  • Sew a small hexagon (head) to a large hexagon (body).
  • Sew front and back together, leaving the bottom open. - Lightly stuff, then close.

To make the hat

  • Weave two 2” hexagons in dark brown and sew them together along 4 sides.
  • Fold up the tips as pictured and sew into place.
  • Sew hat unto the head.

To make the scarf

  • Using the crochet hook from the weaving kit, chain 30 stitches in blue. Turn.
  • Work a single crochet stitch into the second back loop and every other loop to the end.
  • Cut yarn and pull the end through.
  • Sew in the ends.
  • Tie the scarf around the snowman’s head.

For the carrot nose, chain 3 stitches in orange. Turn.

  • Work a slip stitch into the second back loop, a single crochet stitch into the last back loop.
  • Cut yarn and pull the end through.
  • Sew the nose onto the face.

With dark brown, work French knots (with two wraps) for the eyes and the mouth. Work three French knots (with three wraps) along the front middle of the body.

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December 22 2017
 
About this yarn
by Berroco
Worsted
100% Wool
219 yards / 100 grams
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  • Project created: December 23, 2017
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