Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Halloween Wreath

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by Lion Brand Design Team

Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Halloween Wreath

Hang a wreath from your door this Halloween!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    An exact gauge is not required for this project. Finished wreath measures approximately 20 inch x 10 inch. Download template for abbreviations not explained elsewhere and the diagram.
    Special stitches and abbreviations:
    sc2tog (sc 2 sts together) = Insert hook into st and draw up a loop. Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop. Yarn over, draw through all 3 loops on hook – 1 st decreased
  • 2
    Small Roses (make 2 – 1 each with Black and Silver Grey):
    Ch 11.
    Row 1: 3 sc in 2nd ch from hook, 3 sc in next 9 ch – 30 sc at the end of this row.
    Row 2: Ch 1, turn, *sc in next sc, 2 hdc in next sc, sc in next sc; rep from * across – 40 sts at the end of this row.
    Fasten off.
  • 3
    Medium Rose:
    With Black, ch 21.
    Row 1: 3 sc in 2nd ch from hook, 3 sc in next 19 ch – 60 sc at the end of this row.
    Row 2: Ch 1, turn, *sc in next sc, 2 hdc in next sc, sc in next sc; rep from * across – 80 sts at the end of this row.
    Fasten off.
  • 4
    Large Rose:
    With Silver Grey, ch 32.
    Row 1: Hdc in 3rd ch from the hook and each ch across – 30 hdc at the end of this row.
    Row 2: Ch 1, turn, (sc, hdc, sc) in each hdc across – 90 sts at the end of this row.
    Row 3: Ch 1, turn, *sc in sc, 2 hdc in next hdc, sc in next sc; rep from * across.
    Fasten off.
  • 5
    Bow:
    With Black, ch 41.
    Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and each ch across – 40 sc at the end of this row.
    Rows 2-6: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across.
    Fasten off.
  • 6
    Bow Tie:
    With Black, ch 9.
    Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and each ch across – 8 sc at the end of this row.
    Rows 2-3: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across.
    Fasten off.
  • 7
    Spider:
    Body:
    With Black, ch 2.
    Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook.  Place marker for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
    Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each sc around – 12 sc at the end of this rnd.
    Rnds 3-5: Sc in each sc around.
    Stuff piece firmly.
    Rnd 6: *Sc2tog; rep from * around – 6 sts at the end of this rnd.
    Fasten off.
  • 8
    Legs (make 8):
    Thread Black onto large-eyed blunt needle, insert needle around a st of body and tie a knot to secure. Leaving about 1 inch, cut strand and tie a knot in end for foot. Rep for 7 more legs.
  • 9
    Finishing:
    Apply a thin layer of glue to one section of Wreath. Wrap Charcoal Grey around Wreath over glued area. Continue to apply glue to one small section of Wreath at a time and wrap with yarn until surface of Wreath is covered. Allow to dry.
  • 10
    Spider Web:
    Note: Hide knots on back of Wreath, under wraps. Refer to diagram that is part of the template for placement of web lines. For each web line, work as follows: Thread Black onto large-eyed blunt needle. Thread needle under a few wraps on inside edge of Wreath at beginning of web line (see diagram that is part of the template) and tie a knot to secure. Take needle across to other side of Wreath (see diagram that is part of the template), thread under a few wraps and tie a knot. Cut yarn.
  • 11
    Attach Roses:
    Coil each Rose into a spiral and secure with a few sts in bottom. Following diagram that is part of the template, glue Roses on Wreath, as shown.
  • 12
    Attach Spider:
    Cut a 16 inch length of Black. Tie one end to top of Spider. Tie other end to top, inside of Wreath.
  • 13
    Finish Bow:
    Sew short edges of Bow tog. Flatten Bow with seam at center back. Wrap Bow Tie around center of Bow and sew ends tog.
  • 14
    Hanging Chain:
    With Black, ch 50. Fasten off. Sew one end of Hanging Chain to each side of Wreath, and tie a loop in the middle. Sew Bow to knot.
    Weave in ends.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Yarn Charcoal Grey 100367375
  • Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Yarn Black 104213519
  • Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Yarn Silver Grey
  • Lion Brand Crochet Hook Size G-6/4.00 mm 104239367
  • FloraCraft Styrofoam Brand Foam Extruded Wreath 10 inch 104183805
  • Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers 24 pc. 104239331
  • Lion Brand Blunt End Needles Large Eye 6 pc. 104755288
  • Aleene's 4 oz. Original Tacky Glue 104148018
  • Ruler
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