Enjoy this Crochet Cross Pattern! It can used as bookmark or as a nice gift! I used a #10 thread yarn and 1.50 mm hook to make this pretty delicate cross.
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Row 1: Ch 8, sl st in first chain to form a ring. Ch 3 (counts as a dc), (3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in the ring, dc, Turn
Rows 2-14: *Ch 3 (Counts as a dc), (3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc in the ch 2 space) Shell made in the previous ch 2 from row 1. dc in the top of the Ch 3, Turn, *Repeat Row 2, for a total of 14 Shells. Fasten off after row 14.
The Arms of the Cross: Make 2 Arms
Row 1: Sl st into the side of the row 6, sl st on top of the dc, Ch 3 (Counts as a dc) work 3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc in the chain 3 space, dc in the ch 3, (Shell Made) Turn
Rows 2-4: *Ch 3 on top of the dc, work 3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc in the chain 3 space, dc in the ch 3, Turn, Shell Made, Repeat Row 2, two more times. For a total of 4 shells for the arms. Repeat Rows 1-4 on the opposite side for the other arm.
Edge: Sl st in the beginning chain 8, In the Chain 8, work 2 sc, ch 2, 2 sc in each chain 2 and chain 3 spaces, and sc in each dc around, sl st. Fasten off and Weave in the ends.
Tassel: Wrap the thread yarn around your hand 25 times and cut the yarn and insert into the beginning ring of the cross, tie a knot around the tassel and fasten off.