Caron One Pound Trio of Hearts

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by Liz Walsh, Caron

Caron One Pound Trio of Hearts

Crocheted hearts are a great Valentine's Day decoration!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    An exact gauge is not required for this project.
    Download template for abbreviations not explained elsewhere.
    Note: as shown, the project makes some of the hearts in one solid color and others in a combination of colors. In the latter example, small amounts of the desired colors were used.
  • 2
    Row 1: Sc in second ch from hook and in next ch, turn—2 sc.
    Row 2: Ch 1, 2 sc in first sc, sc in next sc, turn—3 sc.
    Row 3: Ch 1, 2 sc in first sc, sc in next sc, 2 sc in last sc, turn—5 sc.
    Row 4: Ch 1, 2 sc in first sc, sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in last sc, turn—7 sc.
    Row 5: Sk first sc, 5 dc in next sc (shell made), sk next sc, sl st in next sc, sk next sc, 5 dc in next sc, sk last sc, sl st in beginning ch, turn—2 shells. Work now proceeds in rounds.
    Round 6: Ch 2 (does not count as a st), 2 dc in next 3 dc, sc in next dc, sl st in next dc, sk next sl st, sl st in next dc, sc in next dc, 2 dc in next 3 dc; working in ends of rows, work 6 dc evenly spaced along side of heart; working along opposite side of foundation ch, 3 dc in space between 2 sc at base of heart; working in ends of rows, work 6 dc evenly spaced up side of heart; join with sl st in top of beginning ch—27 dc, 2 sc, and 2 sl sts.
    Round 7: Ch 2, 2 dc in next 6 dc, sc in next sc, sl st between next 2 sl sts, sc in next sc, 2 dc in next 6 dc, dc in next 7 dc, 3 dc in next dc (point), dc in next 7 dc; join with sl st in top of beginning ch—41 dc, 2 sc, and 1 sl st.
    Fasten off.
  • 3
    Edging (optional):
    Edging 1:
    Join yarn with sl st in sl st at center of top of heart.
    Round 1: Ch 4, sk next st, *sl st in next st, ch 4, sk next st; repeat from * around; join with sl st in first sl st.
    Hanging Loop (optional): Ch 14, sl st in first ch of ch-14. Fasten off.
    Edging 2:
    Join yarn with sl st in sl st at center of top of heart.
    Round 1: Sk next st, 5 dc in next st, sk next st, *sl st in next st, sk next st, 5 dc in next st, sk next st; repeat from * around; join with sl st in first sl st.
    Hanging Loop (optional): Ch 14, sl st in first ch of ch-14. Fasten off.
    Edging 3:
    Weave a piece of contrasting yarn between the sts of the last round. Weave in ends or tie ends into a bow.
  • 4
    Finishing:
    Weave in ends.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Caron One Pound Yarn Claret 100367323
  • Caron One Pound Yarn Rose 104211626
  • Caron One Pound Yarn Soft Pink 104211623
  • Clover Amour Crochet Hook H 5.0 mm 104755761
  • Yarn Needle
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