How to knit an easy mermaid
Let's Knit Together
Take a trip under the sea this summer and say a big 'hello' to Peggy, our fabulous mermaid friend! This exclusive video just for Let's Knit Together walks you through the steps needed to create Peggy the mermaid. Ideal for beginners looking to master basic stitches, you can vary up the yarn colours to suit your stash and even create a whole group of sassy mermaids. Peggy's hair is made using a simple crochet stitch, so if you've been itching to learn the very first steps of crochet, now's the time to get some practice in!
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