For any fan of mermaids, mermen, selkies and other mystical creatures of the deep, these fabulously fishy Mermaid Tail Snugglers will keep your little ones warm and snug while dreaming of adventures beneath the waves.
Created using Sirdar Snuggly DK 50g, a soft and gentle blend of nylon and acrylic which is available in a wide range of shades, is machine washable, and can be tumble dried. The illustration shows the girl’s tail in shade 419, and the baby’s tail in 470, though there are plenty of other blues and greens for you to choose from.
Of course, you could take your imagination further and choose to make a little red lobster with 242, a pink prawn in 187, or even a golden fish with 455. Instructions are to fit 0-6 months, 6-12 months, 1-2 years, 2-3 years, 4-5 years and 6-7 years Approximate actual measurement to fit around waist: 50, 56, 63, 70, 70, 70cm (19¾, 22, 24¾, 27½, 27½, 27½”) Approximate length to tail: 40, 46, 52, 58, 64, 70cm (15¾, 18, 20½, 22¾, 25¼l, 27½”) To complete your Mermaid Tail Snugglers you will need 3.25 and 4mm (US3 and US6) knitting needles. You will also need elastic for the waist.
This pattern is knitted. You will need 1 Pair of 4mm (UK8 – USA6) Knitting Needles and 1 Pair of 3¼mm (UK10 – USA3) Knitting Needles.
This pattern is also suitable for other Sirdar DK baby yarns such as Sirdar Snuggly Baby Crofter DK, Sirdar Snuggly Baby Bamboo DK, and Sirdar Snuggly Pearls DK.