Red Heart Super Saver Halloween Motif Necklace

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by Michele Wilcox, Red Heart

Red Heart Super Saver Halloween Motif Necklace

Halloween lovers of all ages will enjoy this crocheted necklace!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of 2 scallops (1-1/2 inch) to crochet a necklace that measure approximately 21 inch long. Save time, check your gauge. If the hook or needle listed under supplies does not work, use the size that allows you to obtain the required gauge. Download the template for abbreviations and stitches not explained elsewhere as well as the Satin Stitch and French Knot diagrams.
    Special stitch:
    sc2tog = [Insert hook in next stitch, yarn over and pull up a loop] twice, yarn over and draw through all 3 loops on hook.
    Note: Leave long end at beginning and end of each piece to be used to attach pieces to necklace.
  • 2
    Necklace:
    With Soft White, ch 80.
    Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in next 20 chs, hdc in next 6 chs, 2 hdc in next ch, hdc in next 10 chs, 2 hdc in next 2 chs, hdc in next 10 chs, 2 hdc in next ch, hdc in next 6 chs, sc in next 22 chs, ch 1, turn¬—83 sts.
    Row 2: *Slip st in next st, skip 1 st, 3 sc in next st, repeat from * across, ch 3, slip st in base of row 1 for button hole. Fasten off.
  • 3
    Finishing:
    With Soft White, sew button on opposite side of necklace.
  • 4
    Bat:
    Wings (make 2):
    With Black, ch 7.
    Row 1: Slip st in 2nd ch from hook, sc2tog in next 2 chs, [ch 2, slip st in 2nd ch from hook, slip st in next ch) twice, slip st in last ch. Fasten off.
  • 5
    Head:
    With Black, ch 4.
    Row 1: Slip st in 2nd ch from hook, sc in next 2 chs, ch 1, turn.
    Row 2: Sc in next 2 sc, ch 2, turn.
    Row 3: Slip st in 2nd ch from hook, sc in next 2 sc. Fasten off.
  • 6
    Finishing:
    Using embroidery floss, attach Orange seed beads to Head as shown in photo. Using long ends, sew Head between Wings. Using long ends, sew assembled Bat to center of Necklace.
  • 7
    Pumpkin (make 2):
    With Pumpkin, ch 2.
    Row 1: 3 sc in 2nd ch from hook, ch 1, turn—3 sc.
    Row 2: 2 sc in each sc across, ch 1, turn—6 sc.
    Row 3: [Sc2tog in next 3 sts] 2 times, ch 1, turn—2 sc.
    Row 4: Skip 1 sc, slip st in next st. Fasten off.
  • 8
    Finishing:
    Using embroidery floss and French knots (see template), embroider eyes and nose as shown in photo. Using embroidery floss and straight stitches embroider mouth as shown in photo. Using long ends, sew Pumpkin in place on Necklace as shown in photo. Using glowworm and satin stitch (see template), embroider stem.
  • 9
    Witch:
    Face (make 2):
    With Glow Worm, ch 2.
    Row 1: 3 sc in 2nd ch from hook, ch 1, turn—3 sc.
    Row 2: Sc in next sc, 3 sc in next sc, sc in last sc. Fasten off.
  • 10
    Hat (make 2):
    With Black, ch 7.
    Row 1: Slip st in 2nd ch from hook and in next ch, sc2tog in next 2 chs, sc in next ch, hdc in next ch, dc in last ch, ch 2, slip st in 2nd ch from hook, evenly space 3 slip sts across bottom of Hat, ch 2, slip st in 2nd ch from hook. Fasten off.
  • 11
    Finishing:
    Using long ends, sew 1 Face under each Hat. Using embroidery floss and French knots (see template), embroider eyes as shown in photo. Using embroidery floss and straight stitches, embroider nose and mouth as shown in photo. Using long ends, sew Witch in place on Necklace as shown in photo.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Red Heart Super Saver Yarn Soft White 104212435
  • Red Heart Super Saver Yarn Black 104212432
  • Red Heart Super Saver Yarn Glow Worm 104772317
  • Red Heart Super Saver Yarn Pumpkin 104212583
  • Susan Bates Aluminum Silvalume Crochet Hook 3.75 mm F5 US 104236318
  • Nicole™ Crafts Rocaille Beads Orange 10/0 3/4 oz. 104247897
  • DMC #117 Six-Strand Embroidery Floss 310 Black 104230534
  • La Petite 4 Hole Buttons Black 1 inch 104235688
  • Yarn Needle
  • Sewing Needle
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