Skill Level: Intermediate
Red: 3/sport weight yarn
Gold: 2/baby weight yarn
Size F-5 (3.75mm) crochet hook
Panel - make 6.
Worked from bottom up.
With Red, ch 7.
Row 1. Sc in 2nd ch from hook and ea ch across. 6 sc.
Row 2. Ch 1; turn. Sc in ea sc across.
Row 3. Ch 1; turn. 2 sc in first sc, sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in last sc. 8 sc.
Rows 4 & 5. Ch 1; turn. Sc in ea sc across.
Row 6. Ch 1; turn. 2 sc in first sc, sc in next 6 sc, 2 sc in last sc. 10 sc.
Rows 7-14. Ch 1; turn. Sc in ea sc across.
Row 15. Ch 1; turn. Dec 1 sc over first 2 sc, sc in ea rem sc across to last 2 sc, dec 1 sc over last 2 sc. 6 sc.
Row 16. Ch 1; turn. Sc in ea sc across.
Rows 17-26. Rep rows 15 & 16. 1 sc.
With Gold, ch 4.
Rnd 1: Ch 4, (3 tr, 3 dc, ch 1, tr, ch 1, 3 dc, 3 tr, ch 2, sl st) in 4th ch from hook.
Rnd 2: Ch 3, (sc, hdc) in first tr, 3 hdc in next tr, 2 hdc in next tr, sc in next 4 st, ch 1, dc in tr, ch 1, sc in next 4 st, 2 hdc in next tr, 3 hdc in next tr, (hdc, sc) in next tr, ch 2, sl st at base of beg ch 3. Finish off.
Holding first two Panels together, sc sides together with Gold from top to bottom. Repeat with each additional Panel, until all panels are joined together in a crown shape. Sew Heart on top of crown. Ties Join Gold with sl st in bottom of crown. Ch 36; finish off. Rep 3 times evenly around bottom of crown, so that there are 4 ties total.
hdc half-double crochet
sc single crochet
sl st slip stitch
tr treble crochet