Sunday, January 23, 2011

Valentine Button

Valentine Button
EASY Crochet Pattern
Materials Needed:
Hook Size J or K
Yarn - Small Amounts of 3 different Valentine Colors
Glue Gun
Optional: Alligator Hair Clip & Felt
Terms & Stiches Used:
ss = Slip Stitch
hdc = Half Double Crochet
Magic Loop
With large hook size J or K - Hold 3 strands of yarn together & form a Magic Loop

1. ss into Magic Loop, chain 2 {counts as first hdc}
2. hdc into Magic Circle 11 times
3. ss to join at the top of the first hdc, 12  total hdc

Fasten off  & cut leaving 2" tail
Pull tail to the back of work
Pull Magic loop Closed
Tie both sets of loose ends together and trim off excess
Optional : Hot Glue Alligator Clip to the back of Valentine Button - then hot glue small piece of felt over the bottom prong of clip and loose ends for a more finished look
Shared at the following fun places.........
Show and Tell Green

The Girl Creative

It's a Blog Party


Jana said...

Super cute! Thanks for linking up at Giggles, Glitz & Glam!

Olga said...

It's very cute. Thank you for the pattern and for linking to my blog party ;-)

Tamara Kelly said...

Very cute! I linked to this post on my blog this morning for a crocheted buttons roundup!

Rebecca from ChemKnits said...

This is super cute! It reminds me of a mint. I'm sharing it on my Free Valentine's Day Crochet Patterns list.