Crochet Earring - Paula


 













Crochet Earring - Paula

Written by Teresa Richardson

Video Tutorial:  Crochet Earring - Paula

Video Tutorial:  Left Hand Crochet Earring - Paula

Skill Level - Easy

Abbreviations
DC - Double Crochet
HDC - Half Double Crochet
CH - Chain
SL ST - Slip Stitch

Materials
Size 8 Steel  crochet hook
Size 10 Crochet cotton
Small Tapestry or Sewing Needle

Earring Finding


Work a chain of 40, join with the beginning stitch.



Round 1:  CH 1, Work 50 Single Crochet around the chain 40, join with the beginning stitch.


Round 2:  CH 1, SC in the same stitch, *CH 4 skip 1 stitch, SC in the next stitch. Continue around from *.  For the last chain, work a chain 2, DC in the first stitch to join. There will be a total of 25 chains.


Round 3: CH 1, SC in the same chain. *CH 4, SC in the next chain. Continue around from *.  For the last chain, work a chain 2, put your crochet hook through the center of the earring, pull the thread through the center of the hook.  Work 2 final chains.  Join with the beginning stitch.  Secure the thread, cut and give it a tug.  Sew in all the tails.

Comments

  1. What a fantastic idea! It's just gorgeous!

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  2. Love your blog and posted/linked one of your tutorials if you want to have a look for yourself. Your instructions were impeccable. Thanks as you make crochet even more enjoyable.

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  3. I love to crochet and those are so pretty. I'd like to make them in a few different colors! :)

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  4. Love the earring. I have a friend that is looking for something similar but in a snowflake pattern. Do you know of one?
    Thanks.

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  5. Kramfiluren on YoutubeSeptember 29, 2010 at 1:53 PM

    Hey, Teresa. Did you really mean a 8mm crochet hook or is it a typo?

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  6. Kramfiluren, I just forgot to remove the mm. It is a size 8 steel hook. Thank you for pointing that out.

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  7. we use milimetre hooks here in SA, what would a size 8 steel hook be in milimetres?

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