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Friday, January 24, 2014

How to Crochet a Bell Ornament With Video

How to Crochet a Bell Ornament Tutorial 

Bell Videos:





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I made this Christmas bell to put on my Christmas tree!

Supplies:
F hook, or larger hook for a larger Bell.
Red Heart Sparkle Thread yarn
Yarn needle
Fabric Stiffener, you can use the stiffener if you want to make it hard.
Measures about 4 inches long by 2.5 inches wide.
Abbreviations:
ch=chain
sl st=slip stitch
sc=single crochet
dc=double crochet
sp=space
ch=chain
hdc=half double crochet
V-Stitch: (Dc, ch 1, Dc)
V-stitch Bell:
Rnd 1: Ch 4, sl st to the beginning of the chain to form a ring. Work a Chain 4 and double crochet in the ring, the chain 4 and double crochet count as the first V-Stitch. *Dc, Ch1, Dc into the ring, complete 4 times for a total of  5 V-stiches from, * join with a sl st in beginning Ch 3. (5 V-Stitch total)
Rnd 2: Sl St in to the Chain 1 Space, Ch 4, Dc, Ch 1, Dc in the same space, (the chain 4, double crochet, chain 1, double crochet count as the first V-Stitch increase). *Dc, Ch1, Dc, Ch1, Dc into the next Ch 1 Sp, complete 4 times total from *, join with beginning Ch 3. (5 V-Stitch Increase total)
Rnd 3: Sl st into the Ch 1 space, Ch 5, dc into the chain 1 space, (counts as dc, ch 2, dc, counts as a v-stitch) in the ch 1 space, *dc, ch 2, dc in each chain 1 space around, *Repeat the V-stitch in each ch 1 space around, sl st in beginning Ch 3.
Rnds 4-6: **Sl st into the Ch 2 space, Ch 5, dc into the Ch 2 space, (counts as dc, ch 2, dc, counts as v-stitch) in the ch 2 space, *dc, ch 2, dc in each chain 2 space around, *Repeat the V-stitch in each ch 2 space. sl st in beginning Ch 3 **Repeat this round  two more times, for a total of 3 rounds.
Rnd 7:  Sl st into the Ch 2 space, Ch 6, dc (counts as dc, ch 3, dc, counts as v-stitch) in the ch 2 space, *dc, ch 3, dc in each chain 2 space around, sl st in beginning Ch 3*Repeat this V-stitch around in each Ch 2 space.
Rnd 8: Sl st into the Ch 3 space, work 6 hdc in the chain 3 space, sl st into the same ch 3 space,*sl st into the next ch 3 space, work 6 hdc, sl st in the same sl st space. sl st in beginning Ch 3*Repeat around.  -10 hdc shells, Fasten off.
At the top, For a hanger, sl st on the top, chain 8, sl st to the beginning chain to create a loop, Attach to the top of the bell. Fasten off.

2 comments:

Margaret Hislop said...

Thank you for this pattern, I have made 2 bells and making more for the tree. Thanks for your video's they helped me :)

Crochet Jewel said...

Great!

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