Final Product

Golden Snitch Pencil Cover


  1. Yellow or tan worsted weight yarn
  2. White worsted weight yarn
  3. G/6 (4.00 mm) crochet hook
  4. Stitch marker
  5. Tapestry needle
  6. Pencil or pen


  • With white yarn, ch 3 and join to create a loop.
  • Work 6 sc in the loop, do not join.
  • Working in the round, sc in each sc until desired length.

Snitch Body

  1. Round 1: Join yellow or tan yarn with a sl st and place a stitch marker to mark the beginning of the round. Sc in each sc around. (6 sc)
  2. Rounds 2-3: 2 sc into each sc, in back loops only. (12 sc, 24 sc)
  3. Rounds 4-6: Sc in each sc, in back loops only. (24 sc)
  4. Rounds 7-8: Sc2tog around, in back loops only. (12 sc, 6 sc)
  5. Fasten off.


  1. With white yarn, join to Round 5 with a sl st.
  2. Going up a row on the body of the snitch as you go, work one sc, one hdc, one dc, and on tr.
  3. Fasten off.
  4. Repeat on other side.
  5. Fasten off.
  6. Weave in ends.
  7. Insert pencil or pen.


© Alene. Tutorial posted with permission.

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