If you like fun knitting , this is it! These really do knit up fast too. Directions tell you how to knit the coil and sew in place, with head. It is all done so easily with sport weight yarns, knitting needles, US # 4. You can make several of these in a day. A cute novelty coaster for your friends for their coffee and tea mug! They will ask for more! Use up scrap yarns and make a variety of colors. Then when you have an afternoon guest let them pick out a color of snail coaster to take home!