Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Valentine BroochesBack to category
Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Valentine Brooches
The fun and easy Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Valentine Brooches are a great accessory for your outfit. Let the kids help you make this one!
- Time:1 hour
1An exact gauge is not necessary for this project. Brooches measure about 2 to 2-1/2 inch when done. Download template for abbreviations not explained elsewhere.
2From cardboard, cut 2 pieces each 1-1/4 inch x 2-1/2 inch and 2 pieces each 2 inch x 2 -1/2 inch. Cut one end of each cardboard piece into a point. Apply craft glue lightly to both sides of cardboard shape. Wrap each shape horizontally with yarn in color (Cranberry, Pink or Berrylicious) as desired. Allow to dry. Apply glue lightly to both sides of cardboard shape, covering previously-wrapped strands. Wrap each Brooch with 2 colors of yarn wrapped vertically, wrapping about one third of the Brooch with each color alternately. Allow to dry.
3Finishing: Cut short lengths of Brown yarn for Xs and Os and glue to each Brooch. Tassel: Cut 2-3 strands of 2 colors of yarn, each 5 inch long. Tie one strand around others at center. Cut a 6 inch length of any color and wrap tightly around strands 1/2 inch below top knot. Knot securely. Tie a Tassel to point of each Brooch. Trim Tassel ends. Glue a pin back to each Brooch.