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YOU WILL NEED/SUPPLIES
HOW TO ASSEMBLE

Prepare your supplies.

Prepare your supplies.

Hint: Heads up! This is an intermediate level Monster Tail project. If you have never used the Monster Tail before, try some of the more basic bracelet patterns from the instruction booklet first.

1. For a white bouncy ball with a black accent that looks like a soccer ball, use black and white elastics.

Place and hook bands.

Place and hook bands.

1. Place Monster tail so that the red dot is closest to you.

2. Take two white bands and place on peg 1. Pull bands toward peg 6 and turn 180 degrees, so that bands are twisted once. Secure on peg 6.

3. Repeat with two more white bands from peg 2 to 5.

4. Repeat with two more white bands from peg 3 to 4.

4. Repeat with two more white bands from peg 3 to 4.

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5. Again using two bands at a time, place black bands around the monster tail, with: two bands from peg 1 to 2, two bands from peg 2 to 4, two bands from peg 4 to 6, two bands from 6 to 5, two bands from 5 to 3, and two bands from 3 to 1.

6. Beginning from peg 2, hook white bands over the peg and black bands.

6. Beginning from peg 2, hook white bands over the peg and black bands.

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7. Continue to hook white bands from underneath black bands toward the inside of the Monster Tail for pegs 4, 6, 5, 3, and 1.

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8. Now, repeat step 5 using white bands: Place two white bands around the monster tail, with: two bands from peg 1 to 2, two bands from peg 2 to 4, two bands from peg 4 to 6, two bands from 6 to 5, two bands from 5 to 3, and two bands from 3 to 1.

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9. Beginning from peg 2, hook black bands over the peg and white bands.
Continue to hook black bands from underneath white bands to the inside of the Monster Tail for pegs 4, 6, 5, 3, and 1.

10. Place one elastic only, doubled over, from pegs 2 to 4.

10. Place one elastic only, doubled over, from pegs 2 to 4.

11. Repeat by doubling and placing one elastic from peg 4 to 6, from 6 to 5, from 5 to 3, from 3 to 1, and from 1 to 2.

11. Repeat by doubling and placing one elastic from peg 4 to 6, from 6 to 5, from 5 to 3, from 3 to 1, and from 1 to 2.

12. Beginning with peg 2, hook elastics from under the elastics placed during step 11, and pull up and over peg and single layer of black bands.

13. Continue to hook black bands from underneath toward the inside of the Monster Tail for pegs 4, 6, 5, 3, and 1.

14. To add fullness and bounciness to your Soccer Ball, place ten white bands through the center of the monster tail (this will be the inside of the ball).

15. Place one white band around pegs 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6.

16. Beginning with peg 2, pull all bands from underneath the top band added during the previous step up and around the peg toward the Monster Tail.

17. Continue to hook black bands from underneath to the inside of the Monster Tail for pegs 4, 6, 5, 3, and 1.

18. Pull the band on peg 2 to peg 4. Pull the band on peg 1 to peg 3. Pull the band on peg 6 to peg 4. Pull the band on peg 5 to peg 3.
19. Place one band from peg 3 to 4.
20. On peg 3, hook bands underneath band added during previous step up and around the peg toward the Monster Tail. 21. Repeat for peg 4.

22. Pull band on peg 3 to peg 4.

23. Hook underneath elastic on peg 4 up and over the elastic, toward the Monster Tail.

24. Pull remaining elastic on peg 4, creating a slip knot. Gently pull Soccer Ball from the center of the Monster Tail.

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