Monday, 23 March 2015
Free Crochet Pattern ~Dolly & Me Child's Choice Buttons Necklaces
These fantastically fun button necklaces are quick and easy to work up. Let the child pick the buttons they want to make it extra special. If you have never worked the foundation hdc, then this video will help you learn how: http://www.mooglyblog.com/foundation-half-double-crochet/
Yarn: Royale Size 10 Crochet Thread. Colour; 0465 Pastels.
3.75 mm Crochet Hook.
Sized to fit approximately age 6 child, with a matching doll size (for generic 18 inch dolls, like American Girl or similar).
Ch = Chain.
Ss = Slip stitch.
Fhdc = Foundation Half Double Crochet
Ea = Each.
Beg = Beginning.
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Larger size(Child) in brackets( ).
FIRST Feed 6 (14) Buttons onto thread.
Ch 2. Work 12 (15) fhdc. *Draw up one button, Ch 1 to lock in place. Work one fhdc*. Repeat from * to * 6 (14) times. Work 12 more foundation hdc's.
Fasten off at end. Weave in ends or use them to tie necklace at back of neck. Add clasps if desired.