Mermaid Photo Prop / Cocoon

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Mermaid Photo Prop / Cocoon Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Crocodile Stitch
  • sc, hdc, dc, picot

Pattern Description:

This Mermaid Photo Prop has lots of texture and pizzazz! Options for baby's head include headband, crown and tiara.

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4 Crocs measure 5" wide x 7 rows high of FS/Croc combo measure 5" tall

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Tip of tail to top of tail = 26"
  • Waist = 22"
  • Widest Part of Tail = 26"


  • Size I Hook
  • Size G Hook
  • 16 oz. Worsted Weight Yarn of desired colors

You Will Also Need:

  • yarn needle, scissors

Suggested yarn:

16 ounces of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Red Heart, I Love This Yarn or similar

Pattern Reviews

Pattern Reviews

Average Review (of 2 reviews)
Adoryble on

Good Baby Mermaid set  May 21, 2013

Instructions were clear and easy to follow. And I loved the number of "extras" included in the pattern!

Alishabarrett on

Excellent The Cutest mermaid in the sea  May 18, 2013

This is the BEST mermaid pattern I've encountered! The pattern is very detailed, has step by step instructions and lot of helpful pictures along the way. The mermaid tail finishes beautifully and has lots of detail and texture! Lost of variations included. I HIGHLY recommend this pattern!

About Designer

About Designer

Shannon K. on

Hello everyone and welcome to my crocheting adventure! That includes, but is not limited to crochet (of course), spinning, dyeing yarn, and working with clay.

What do you want know!? Here is a little peek into my life. I guess I should tell you that I'm a mother to two very amazing children. Justin is my first born, he is 10 (will be 11 this year!) and there is Cash who is 2 (will be 3 in ...

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