Cluster Trim Heart - Free Pattern

 

Cluster Trim Heart

Pattern #FP485

Original Design By:Maggie Weldon

Easy Skill

Size:About 5" wide by 4½" high.

 

Materials: Worsted Weight Yarn:

For Each Heart:

Main Color (MC) – About 12 yds.

Contrasting Color (CC) – About 8 yds.

Deborah Norville Alpaca Dance™ used in models.

 

Additional Materials: Yarn Needle.

 

Crochet Hook:Size 7 (4.50 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge.

 

Gauge: 5sc = 1"; 5 rows sc = 1"

 

Abbreviations

beg

beginning

rep

repeat

CC

Contrasting color

rnd

round

ch

chain

sc

single crochet(s)

dc

double crochet

slst(s)

slip stitch(es)

hdc

half double crochet

sp(s)

space(s)

lp(s)

loop(s)

st(s)

stitch(es)

MC

Main Color

tr

treble crochet

rem

remaining

yo

yarn over

 

JOINING WITH SC

When instructed to join with sc, begin with sl knot on hook, insert hook in st or sp indicated, yo and pull up a loop, yo and draw through both loops on hook.

 

Special Stitches

Single Crochet Decrease over 3 sts (sc3dec): Draw up lp in each of next 3 sts, yo, draw through 4 lps on hook.

 

HEART

Rnd 1: (Right Side) With MC, ch14, 3sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in next 5 ch, 3sc in next ch, sc in next 5 ch, 3sc in last ch, working in unused lps on other side of starting ch, sc in next 4 ch, sc3dec (over next 3 ch), sc in next 4 ch. (28sc) DO NOT JOIN, MARK LAST SC OF EACH RND.

Rnd 2: Sc in next sc, 3sc in next sc (center sc of 3-sc group), [sc in next 7 sc, 3sc in next sc (center sc of 3-sc group)] twice, sc in next 4 sc, sc3dec (over next 3 sc), sc in next 4 sc. (32sc) Move marker.

Rnd 3: Sc in next sc, 3sc in next sc (center sc of 3-sc group), [sc in next 9 sc, 3sc in next sc] twice, sc in next 4 sc, sc3dec, sc in next 4 sc. (36sc) Move marker.

Rnd 4: Sc in next sc, 3sc in next sc (center sc of 3-sc group), [sc in next 11 sc, 3sc in next sc] twice, sc in next 4 sc, sc3dec, sc in next 4 sc. (40sc) Move marker.

Rnd 5: Sc in next sc, 3sc in next sc (center sc of 3-sc group), [sc in next 13 sc, 3sc in next sc] twice, sc in next 4 sc, slst in next 3 sc, sc in next 4 sc, slst in next sc. (48sts) Finish off and weave in ends.

 

Edging

Rnd 1: With right side facing, join CC with sc to center sc (of 3-sc group) at bottom point of Heart, [ch5, dc in side of sc just made, skip next sc, sc in next sc] 10 times, ch5, dc in side of sc just made, skip next sc, slst in next 3 slsts, [sc in next sc, ch5, dc in side of sc just made, skip next sc] 11 times; join with slst to first sc. Finish off and weave in ends.

We have made every effort to make sure the instructions are accurate & complete. We cannot however be responsible for human error, variations in individual work or typographical mistakes

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