HEARTS IN A ROW PATCH
Size 5 DMC Pearl Cotton Thread in: Berry and White, you also need a size O (zero) crochet hook.
FINISHED SIZE: 1-1\4” X 5”
Please note: Throughout the instructions you are to carry the unused DMC thread behind sts as you work picking up and dropping the colors as indicated but not stated.
ROW 1: With Berry and O hook ch-10, sc 2nd ch from hook, sc ea ch across, ch-1, turn. (9 sts)
ROW 2: Berry sc next 4 sts, join White, sc next st, Berry sc last 4 sts, ch-1, turn.
ROW 3: Berry sc next 3 sts, White sc next 3 sts, Berry sc last 3 sts, ch-1, turn.
ROW 4: Berry sc next 2 sts, White sc next 5 sts, Berry sc last 2 sts, ch-1, turn.
ROW 5-6: Berry sc next st, White sc next 7 sts, Berry sc last st, ch-1, turn.
ROW 7-8 Berry sc next 2 sts, White sc next 2 sts, Berry sc next st, White sc next 2 sts, fasten off White, Berry sc last 2 sts, ch-1, turn.
ROW 9-10: Sc ea st across, ch-1, turn.
ROW 11-35: Rep row 2-10 ending on row 8.
RND 36: Sc ea st and row around working 2 sc in ea corner, sl st top beg sc, fasten off.
USING THE PATCH:
You can sew or glue (no-sew glue) the patches to pants, shirts, hats, purses, etc. You can also make longer and turn into a belt, curtain tie back or even use 4 ply yarns to make a pillow or afghan.