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 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.
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