A Warm-Hearted Square
Crochet Square_Warm Hearted PDF
Pattern for use by kind permission of Anneke Sevink
Anneke has kindly translated her Warm-Hearted Square pattern from the original Dutch.
The heart is a lovely way to show the children you care, by sending them a little love. The pattern is for the heart only.
Materials and Tools
- Light worsted weight yarn (American)/DK (UK)/8 ply (Aus)
- 4.00mm/US 6 hook
Note: Pattern uses American terminology
|slip stitch (sl st)||= single crochet (sc)|
|single crochet (sc)||= double crochet (dc)|
|double crochet (dc)||= treble (tr)|
|treble crochet (tr)||= double treble (dtr)|
Row 1: Chain 9. Turn.
Row 2: Make single crochet in each of the next 8 chains. Turn(8 sts)
Row 3: Chain 1, make one single crochet in each of the stitches across. Turn.
Row 4: Continue to do rows until you have 8 single crochet rows.
Now we have a square.
Rnd 1: Turn the work and wrap yarn around the hook 2 times (tr) and put the hook through halfway point of the edge.
Rnd 2: Crochet 8 tr in the same stitch. End with a slipstitch in the corner.
Rnd 3: Same along the next edge, 8 tr, starting at the halfway point of the square edge. End with a slip stitch in the corner.
The heart is ready.
Don’t fasten off the yarn but continue with:
Thereafter, one sc in each chain of the square part*
of the heart .
Two sc in each of the tr of the two rounded sections.
* At the corner of the square part, which is in fact the “bottom” of the heart, make 3 single crochet in one and the same sc stitch (increase).
Sew heart securely to plain square.
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