Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Valentine Brooches

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by Lion Brand Design Team

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!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    An 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.
  • 2
    From 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.
  • 3
    Finishing: Cut short lengths of Brown yarn for ‘X’s and ‘O’s 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.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Yarn Cranberry 100367378
  • Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Yarn Pink 104213503
  • Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Baby Yarn Berrylicious 100368178
  • Lion Brand Blunt End Needles Large Eye 6 pc. 104755288
  • Small Amount of Brown Yarn
  • Aleene's 4 oz. Original Tacky Glue 104148018
  • Cardboard
  • Pin Tacks
Download Project Template