View Full Version : Snakey Scarf

04-09-2009, 06:25 PM
I kind of made up this pattern... I found it on Ravelry, it used to be a free pattern, but the designer was changing it over to a pay pattern. I was impatient and didn't want to wait for the pattern to be available, so I just winged it based on some of the project photos from the designer and other people who'd made it before. Then today when I went to add it to my Ravelry projects, it was available to buy. Go figure. So, I won't share my interpretation of the pattern and I'll share the link to the Ravelry download: Toddler Snake Scarf (http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/toddler-snake-scarf).

That said, I'm pretty proud of myself for just jumping in there and essentially figuring it out on my own, even if it wasn't that complicated.

The yarn I used was Bernat Super Value Ombres in the Sage Butter colourway.



And so you can see how he curls in on himself underneath

04-09-2009, 09:18 PM
My son would love that! Great job :happydance:

Jan in CA
04-09-2009, 10:21 PM
How cute!!

04-09-2009, 10:29 PM
Very snaky yarn choice. So all that gives him his 3rd dimension is the curl of the stockinette? I knew that would be good for something someday. LOL You did a fine job. Nice menacing snake pose he has taken as well.

04-09-2009, 10:30 PM
Oh that is really really cute!

04-09-2009, 10:39 PM
How cute and what an ingeniuous way to use the curling habits of stockinette!! Yours looks fantastic and the colorway is perfect!

04-10-2009, 12:48 AM
ITs lovely coloured n hope u wont scared when wearing it ..lollll

04-10-2009, 07:04 AM
Too too cute! How innovative, to let it roll into itself to form the snake's body! Great work!

04-10-2009, 07:08 AM
Thanks, all :) Yes, it's just the stockinette curling under on itself. I agree that it's wonderfully clever, but can't take credit for the idea.

The garter ridges give it a fun texture, and I find they help to keep it from curling up too too much.

04-10-2009, 07:33 AM
That is really cool! What little boy would have fun wearing it? Great job!

04-10-2009, 10:54 AM
Just adorable Angie! Kudos for winging it, and doing such a great job at that :)

04-10-2009, 05:41 PM
LOVE IT! That really is adorable!