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Crochet Pattern 031 - Snail / Slug Animal Cape Newborn Photography Prop

This pattern is my design. This listing is for the crochet pattern only and not the finished product. Pattern will be e-mailed to you once payment is received.

Pattern is designed as a photography prop for ages 0-3 months.

Materials Needed:
Any worsted weight yarn. I used Red Heart Super Saver
2 skein any color (Main Color for beanie and cape) – Tea Leaf
2 skein of shell color – Warm Brown
1 skein any color for trim color - Cornmeal
small amounts of white for eyes (optional)
small amount of black for eyes (optional)

Yarn Needle
K (6.5mm) hook (or size needed to obtain gauge)
H (5.0mm) hook
2 – 3/4” or 1” buttons
Stitch marker

Gauge: With “K” hook, 4 HDC Rows = 2” 4 HDC Stitches = 2”

CH: chain
HDC: half double crochet
HDC DEC: half double crochet decrease
MC: main color
SC: single crochet
SLST: slip stitch

Skill Level – Advanced

*** NOTE ***
Sale of this item is Final!

You can sell any items you make from using my patterns, but you are responsible for your finished items.

Please do not recopy, resell, rewrite or redistribute this pattern as your own or in any other form. If you plan on selling your items online, please coordinate with me on price so that we are competitive and not stepping on each other’s stores.

Please include with all your “Sale” items both online and off, a comment that this pattern was designed by Rebecca Goldsmith of Desert Diamond Crochet and provide a link back to my Etsy store: http://www.etsy.com/shop/desertdiamond

This pattern was designed and written by:
Rebecca Goldsmith of Desert Diamond Crochet.
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For pattern support please e-mail me at: dsrtdmnd [!at] gmail.com
© Desert Diamond Crochet September 2011
You can find more of my patterns at

Professional photos courtesy of Casually Candid Angela Levy Photography and Deborah Kocan of Deborah Kocan Photography

Frequently asked questions about desertdiamond

Yes - I will wholesale for large orders only. Large orders are 10 items or more. Pricing depends on what is ordered etc.
All items are made to order. Clothing items require measurements in advance of beginning the order to ensure proper fit.
I LOVE custom and personalized orders and will do my best to come up with something that you will love! Contact me for more info on anything special for you!
All items are wrapped in tissue paper with a bow. If you want additional gift wrapping, please let me know and I will add a charge to your order for the supplies needed to wrap your gift for you.
Most items are machine was warm gentle cycle and tumble dry low delicate setting. There are times when different yarn or materials are used that deviate from the norm. Care instructions are included with each order I ship.

Crochet Pattern 031 - Snail / Slug Animal Cape Newborn Photography Prop