If you cannot read symbolic charts, for your convenience there is a detailed text description.
In addition, comparing the description and the symbols, you can learn to understand the symbolic graphics and use this skill for "reading" patterns in the foreigth language magazines.
♥The pattern was deeply tested by a group of external independent testers before it was found ready for your use.
♥This pattern got complimentary comments from testers and users:
. ... wonderful pattern, easy to follow...
. ... I loved testing this pattern for Marina. I think it is a very unique pattern...
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Written and symbol charts.
♥File size: You will get ♥2♥ pdf files: The tutorial, 1,619 Kb, 12 pages of pictures and detailed step-by-step instructions / The pattern, 1,077 Kb , 5 pages of charts and written instructions only.
Depends on the yarn and hook size you are using. Approximately 1.5 inch (3.5 cm) shell only, 3 inch (7.5 cm) with the claws.
*Two kinds of yarn (#10 or #8): Dark for a shell, bright color for the body.
*Aklrilon or other type of fiberfill.
*Plastic eyes, middle size and Glue.
*Crochet Hook Size 1.0 mm.
You should be familiar with crocheting in rounds and basic stitches only. There are no basic crochet tutorials included.
♥Approximate time required to complete Project:
Do not redistribute, resell, and/or translate pattern into another language for reselling; including publishing on the internet. Do not sell the finished dolls on the internet.
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