I made this design for the fun of having a Mermaid reading companion to read along with me. It works up really fast and makes a quick and darling gift for friends, family or you.
Her oyster shell can hang outside the book to remind any reader that there is more of the story to go. Her three-dimensional head with red hair and headdress hang outside the book.
8 hdc = 1 inch (2.5cm), 5 hdc rows = 1 inch (2.5cm)
My mother taught me to make a chain stitch when I was in elementary school. I was hooked. Now, I enjoy making knit and crochet patterns that I love for others to learn these wonderful arts.