Look at that very cute small ball cactus! This cactus won't sting you, that's for sure.... Now you can make one yourself with this clear and easy to follow crochet pattern. This cactus is perfect for those who can't even manage to keep real cacti alive, lol! When made with a 4.0mm crochet needle, this cactus will become approx. 15,5cm / 6.1" tall. Needed materials to make this item: - crochet hook, size G (6) / 4.0mm - yarn type: worsted weight - yarn colours: dark brown, brown, green, dark green, yellow - tapestry/sewing needle - optional: orange beads with a 3mm / 1/8" diameter. - fiberfill Needed skills to make this item: - magic ring - chain stitches - slip stitches - single crochet - increasing and decreasing - basic sewing skills - basic embroidery skills Overall skill level: advanced beginner. The pattern is written in US crochet terminology and is available in English. The pattern description is written using abbreviations; there's an extensive list included to explain all abbreviations used. There are also a lot of detailed pictures included to guide you through the pattern. After you've completed your purchase, you can download the pattern in the language you require. Please note: This pattern is protected by copyright. It is not allowed to copy (parts of) the pattern, reuse it or parts of it in other patterns, resell it or spread it without written permission of The Flying Dutchman Crochet Design.