Friday, June 05, 2009

Granny's got New Ears


Don't you love it when inspiration hits you, and you just have to go with it.

Granny's Got New Ears

Patons Grace (small amount, I've made two pairs so far and haven't really made a dent into the skein)
Size C (2.75mm) crochet hook
2 Fish hook earrings findings
Doesn't really matter
String 1 earring finding on to the yarn.
Rnd 1: Ch 4 (this forms the first ch and first dc), 2 dc in 4th ch from hook, (ch 3, 3 dc in 1st ch) repeat 2 more times, ch 1, sl to join to top of first dc).
Rnd 2: Sl st to next ch 3 space, ch 3 (this forms first dc), 2 dc, ch 3, 3 dc in same sp, ch 1, 3 dc in next ch 3 sp, ch 3, dc in same ch 3 sp, ch 1, 3 dc in next ch 3 sp, ch 1, bring finding up to next st, ch 2, 3 dc in next ch 3 sp, ch 3, 3 dc in same 3 ch sp, ch 1, 3 dc in next ch 3 sp, ch 3, 3 dc in same ch 3 sp, ch 1, sl st to join to first dc. Cut yarn and weave in ends.
Ch = Chain
dc= Double Crochet
Sl st= Slip Stitch
Sp= Space


amylin said...

Nice pattern.

Sara said...

Pretty. Just pringted this together with some other patterns of earrings i found. Will be fun to try out. Thanks!

Mrs_Malik said...

These are brilliant! Perfect presents for crochet friends!

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c said...

Ok I really tried this pattern after I slip stch on thefirst row iI get a hole in the middle and uneven edges. Also when you say ch 3' 3 dc does the CH 3 count as 1 DC?

c said...

OK I tried it 10 times the first row makes no sense when I slip stitch I get a huge hole and uneven angels in the middle please clarify