Aunt Lydia's Crochet Thread Be Still My Heart Earrings

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by Carlotta L.C. Craig, Aunt Lydia's Crochet Thread

Aunt Lydia's Crochet Thread Be Still My Heart Earrings

Aunt Lydia's Crochet Thread Be Still My Heart Earrings are crocheted with crochet thread in a very short amount of time. They are especially nice to give as a Valentine's Day gift!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of 2 sc (about 1/4 inch) to crochet these earrings that measure approximately 1 inch x 1-1/4 inch each. Save time, check your gauge. If the hook listed under supplies does not work, use the size that allows you to obtain the required gauge. Download template for abbreviations not explained elsewhere. Special abbreviations: cm = centimeter mm = millimeter
  • 2
    Earrings: (Make 2) Heart: (Make 2) Side: (Make 2) Row 1 (Right Side): Ch 2, 3 sc in 2nd ch from hook; ch 1, turn – 3 sc. Row 2: 2 sc first sc, sc in next sc, 2 sc in last sc; ch 1, turn – 5 sc. Row 3: 2 sc in first sc, sc in each sc across to last 2 sc, 2 sc in last sc; ch 1, turn – 7 sc. Rows 4–6: Repeat Row 3 – 13 sc. Row 7: Sc in each sc across; ch 1, turn – 13 sc. Row 8: Sc in first sc, hdc in next sc, dc in next sc, tr in next sc, dc in next sc, hdc in next sc, sl st in next sc, hdc in next sc, dc in next sc, tr in next sc, dc in next sc, hdc in next sc, sc in last sc; ch 1, turn – 13 sc. Row 9: Repeat Row 8.
  • 3
    First Side: Fasten off and weave in ends.
  • 4
    Second Side: Fasten off, leaving a long tail for sewing.
  • 5
    Finishing: Using long piece, sew 2 Sides Wrong Sides together beginning to halfway point, stuffing with Poly-fil as you sew. Finish sewing remainder of edge. Fasten off and weave in ends. Sew earring wire to assembled earring.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Aunt Lydia’s Crochet Thread Classic 10 Size Victory Red 104209135
  • Susan Bates Aluminum Silvalume Crochet Hook 1.5 mm 7 US 104236363
  • Tapestry Needle
  • Nicole™ Crafts Earring Fish Hook with Ball Silver 6 pc. 104244432
  • Fairfield Processing Poly-fil Fiber 12 oz. 104236978 
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