Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Large Royal Earrings - Free Crochet Pattern

I have really enjoyed designing these motifs and creating earrings out of them. They look fantastic and I'm sure you could make them a variety of colors and have some amazing looking earrings!

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Size 7 crochet hook (I use this set)
Crochet Thread size 10 (I used Aunt Lydia's Crochet Thread, Size 10, in White)
Sewing needle

Works out to be about 3 inches wide using the materials listed.

Begin with sliding loop
Rnd 1: Ch 4 (counts as dc and ch-1), *dc in loop, ch 1; repeat from * ten more times. Join with slip stitch to third ch of ch-4. sl st in next ch-1 sp (12 dc)
Rnd 2: ch 3, dc2tog in same space, ch 2 *dc3tog in next ch-1 sp, ch 5, dc3tog in next ch-1 sp, ch 2, dc3tog in next ch-1 sp, ch 2, repeat from *  three times around, and sl st to top of ch-3.
Rnd 3: ch 1, *sc in next ch-2 sp, ch 1, {5 dc, 3-picot, 5 dc} in ch-5 sp, ch 1, sc in next ch-2 space, ch 4; repeat from * three more times, ch 1, join sl st to ch-1.

Fasten off