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Crochet Hearts

Crochet Hearts

Crochet Hearts

Kreinik's thicker metallic threads are perfect for creating sparkling crocheted applique pieces. We made simple hearts out of Valentine colors and attached them to a heart ornament. Quick, easy, colorful and fun decor for your home. Also makes a cute gift for your child's teacher or secret pal exchange.

Materials needed:

  • One spool of Kreinik Canvas #24 Braid, 10m spool, in each color: 032 Pearl, 012 Purple, 003 Red, 100 White, 002 Gold
  • Size D crochet hook
  • purchased heart shape (like a wooden heart, or this burlap-fabric-covered heart we found at AC Moore craft store)
  • double-sided Kreinik Treasure Tape (4" x 6" sheets) or clear sewing thread, or Kreinik Cord in colors to match the Braid (032C, 012C, 003C, 002C)


Instructions:

  1. Chain 4. Work 3 triple crochet into first chain, 3 double crochet, chain 1, 1 triple crochet, chain 1, 3 double crochet, 3 triple crochet. Chain 3, slip stitch into center and fasten off.
  2. Repeat with each color of Canvas #24 Braid.
  3. Attach to your heart ornament with the Treasure Tape or with tacking stitches and the sewing thread/Cord.
  4. If desired, attach a family jewel or button at the top, and tie a bow with leftover Braid.

Printing Instructions:
To print the instructions for this project click on the on the link above "Printable version" and then print the page using your web browser.  If you have trouble printing this page and would like us to send you a printed copy send a#10 SASE to: Crochet Hearts, P.O. Box 1258, Parkersburg, WV 26102.

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