How to crochet little heart shapes

Hearts cord stitch tutorial
Makes a chain of hearts.
Use alone, sew on as embellishment or trim.
Work one side of a heart, turn work the other half.
Hearts are worked upside down.
Heart 1
Foundation chain: slip knot, ch 4.
* yo, insert in 4th ch fr hook (i.e. 1st st),
pull up a loop,
pull through until loops are even w/ ch 4.
Repeat 4 more times in same st,
11 loops on hook (5 pairs + 1).
yo, pull through 1st 2 loops on hook.
yo, pull through next 3 loops on hook.
Repeat previous line until 2 loops remain on hook *.
Pull the slip knot closed again (i.e. tighten the ch st).
Remove hook from last 2 loops.
Turn work, return 2 loops to hook.
Repeat half first half of heart (from * to *), working into other side of the same st.
yo, pull through all 3 loops on hook.
First heart complete.
Advertisement
Heart 2
Ch3
* yo, insert hook under 3 loops you pulled a loop through at the tip of the previous heart,
pull up a loop,
pull through until loops are even w/ ch3.
Repeat 5 more times in same st,
13 loops on hook (6 pairs + 1).
yo, pull through 1st 2 loops on hook.
yo, pull through next 3 loops on hook.
Repeat previous line until 2 loops remain on hook *.
Remove hook from last 2 loops.
Turn work, return 2 loops to hook.
Repeat first half of heart (from * to *), working in other side of 3 loops.
yo, pull through all 3 loops on hook.
Second heart complete.
Advertisement
Repeat Heart 2 to desired length.

Ruffles may look fancy, but they're easy to add with our simple guide.
July 15   ·  
Advertisement
Make your projects truly unique with this clever embellishment technique!
July 14   ·  
Crocheting is a great way to create handmade gifts. Learning how to do a few of the basic stitches and how to read a pattern opens up a whole world of possibilities for you. Baby blankets, booties, scarves, slippers, hats, the list just keeps on...
July 15   ·  
Ashley Ann Photography demonstrates how, sometimes, you just need a little bit creativity to transform the most dull-looking materials into gorgeous pieces.
June 20   ·  
With this tip, you can breeze through the chore and get started on your project.
June 17   ·  
Have you ever had a favorite pair of jeans that you were loathe to get rid of? Even once they were beyond being able to be worn, throwing out a beloved pair of blue jeans can bring tears to your eyes. Rather than trashing your jeans, try...
July 1   ·  
 
Recommended
Advertisement