Fergus the Snail

from Sarah Horrocks

Fergus the Snail Pattern


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Crocheting: Fergus the Snail
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details







Skill Level:

little skill level requirement Novice

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Make a magic circle
  • Single crochet in the round
  • single crochet in rows
  • Embroider the surface chain stitch (optional)

Pattern Description:

This cute little guy won't do any damage to your garden or leave a slimy trail. Use up your yarn scraps and make a few!

His body is worked in the round and the shell is worked in three pieces, then stitched together. He works up quickly and would make a great addition to an Easter basket!

Make his shell in a variegated yarn for a swirled effect without the need to add surface embroidery. :)


Gauge isn't critical but if you insist:
8 sts and 9 rows= 2"


  • Small amount of worsted weight yarn in two colours
  • Small amount of sport weight yarn (optional)
  • Polyester stuffing
  • Size G/4mm crochet hook
  • stitch marker
  • yarn needle

About Designer

About Designer

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by Sarah Horrocks
Kamloops, British Columbia
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I'm the stay at home mom of a beautiful little girl. I've been knitting and crocheting for a long time but only REALLY got into it after I had my daughter. It's so much fun having a little one to make things for! I started making hats and small clothing items to show her off in. Soon people were asking me if I sold hats. Hats lead to stuffed toys and writing patterns for them! Pattern ...

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