Red Heart Super Saver Snowflake Garland

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by Nancy Anderson, Red Heart

Red Heart Super Saver Snowflake Garland

Crochet a flurry of snowflakes and string them onto a ribbon to create the Red Heart Super Saver Snowflake Garland! Display them all through the house--along a stair railing, on a mantel, at the top of windows or even over your guest headboard. And we’re sure you’ll find many other snowy possibilities!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of 4 inch to crochet a snowflake for garland that measures approximately 4 inch in diameter. Be sure to 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.
  • 2
    With desired Aruba Sea, make an adjustable ring. Round 1: Ch 1, 6 sc in ring; join with a slip st in first sc—6 sc. Round 2: Ch 1, 2 sc in each st around; join with a slip st in first sc—12 sc. Round 3: Ch 1, sc in first st, 2 sc in next st, ch 2, *sc in next st, 2 sc in next st, ch 2; repeat from * around; join with a slip st in first sc—6 ch-2 spaces. Round 4: Ch 1, sc in first st, skip next st, sc in next st, (sc, ch 2, sc) in next ch-2 space, *skip next st, sc in Round of next 2 sts, (sc, ch 2, sc) in next ch-2 space; repeat from * around; join with a slip st in first sc—6 ch-2 spaces. Round 5: Ch 1, sc in first st, sc in Round of next 2 sts, (slip st, ch 7, slip st) in next ch-2 space, skip next sc, *sc in Round of next 3 sts, (slip st, ch 7, slip st) in next ch-2 space, skip next st, sc in Round of next 3 sts; repeat from * around; join with a slip st in first sc—6 ch-7 loops. Round 6: Ch 1, slip st in first st, sl st in Round of next 2 sts, ([3 sc, ch 3] 3 times, 3 sc) in next ch-7 space, *slip st in Round of next 3 sc, ([3 sc, ch 3] 3 times, 3 sc) in next ch-7 space; repeat from * around; join with a slip st in first sc—18 ch-3 spaces. Fasten off. Weave in ends.
  • 3
    Repeat using more Aruba Sea, as well as Soft White and Cherry Red, for desired number of snowflakes. The amount of yarn you will need, depends largely on the number of snowflakes you wish to make. The supplies listed are enough for at least one snowflake in each of the colors listed.
  • 4
    Snowflake Blocking: Dampen snowflake with spray bottle and water, straighten spokes and allow to dry.
  • 5
    For extra flattening, cover damp motif with waxed paper and place heavy book on top until motif is dry.
  • 6
    Optional: Spray with laundry starch to stiffen as desired.
  • 7
    *String ribbon from back to front through hole in one ray of any snowflake. Restring ribbon from front to back through same hole, securing snowflake in place; repeat from * spacing snowflakes as desired.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Red Heart Super Saver Yarn Aruba Sea 104467866
  • Red Heart Super Saver Yarn Soft White 104212435
  • Red Heart Super Saver Yarn Cherry Red 104212439
  • Susan Bates Crochet Hook Crystalites Size G-6 104236386
  • Tapestry Needle
  • Coordinating Ribbon to hang Snowflakes
  • Scissors
  • Spray Bottle and Water
  • Spray Starch (optional)
  • Wax Paper and Heavy Book (optional)
Download Project Template