Hanging Beaded Heart - Free Pattern

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Hanging Beaded Heart

Pattern #FP486

Original Design By:Maggie Weldon

Easy Skill


Size:About 3½" wide by 3" long (stuffed)


Materials: Worsted Weight Yarn:

For Each Heart:

Main Color (MC) – About 20 yds.

Deborah Norville Alpaca Dance™ used in models.


Additional Materials: Yarn Needle.

½" (1.25mm) Wooden Bead


Crochet Hook:Size E-4 (3.50 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge.

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



beg - beginning
CC - Contrasting color
ch - chain
dc - double crochet
hdc - half double crochet
lp - loop
MC - Main Color
rem - remaining
rep - repeat
rnd - round
sc - single crochet
slst - slip stitch
sp - space
st - stitch
tr - treble crochet
yo - yarn over


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.



Rnd 1:(Right Side) Starting at center, ch4, slst in first ch to form ring; ch5 (counts as first dc and ch-2, now and throughout), [3dc in ring, ch2] 3 times;

2dc in ring; join with slst to first dc (3rd ch of ch-5).

(12dc & 4ch-2sps)


Rnd 2: Slst in first ch-2sp, ch5, 2dc in same sp, dc in each of next 3 dc, *(2dc, ch2, 2dc) in next ch-2 sp, dc in each of next 3 dc; rep from * twice more; dc in first ch-2 sp; join as before. (28dc & 4ch-2sps)


Rnd 3: Sl st in first ch-2sp, *ch2, skip next 3 dc,

(tr, ch2) 7 times in next dc, slst in next ch-2 sp, rep from * once; sc in each of next 7 dc, (sc, ch2, sc) in next ch-2sp, sc in each of next 7 dc. DO NOT FINISH OFF.


Top Edging

Row 1:With right sides facing, [3sc in next ch-2sp] 7 times, slst in next ch-2sp, (slst, ch24, slst) in ch-2sp on Rnd 2 (hanger), slst in next ch-2sp, [3sc in next ch-2sp] 7 times; slst in next sc. Finish off and weave in ends.


Finishing – use photo as guide

Thread hanger through Bead.


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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