Clover Heart Pattern 011113


The gadget spec URL could not be found

by M. J. Joachim


Uses 2 colors: Color A & Color B

Begin by making 1 Simple Clover motif in Color A.

Step 1:  Join Color B at center stitch of 1 clover leaf – this will be the bottom of your heart. Chain 3, make 2 dc, chain 2, 3 dc in same place. This is your bottom point (using a basic beginning granny square corner).

Step 2:  Chain 4, join next 2 hdc together with 1 double crochet stitch.

Step 3:  Chain 4, sc in 5th stitch from hook

Step 4:  Chain 4, sc in 3rd stitch from hook (twice)

Step 5:  Chain 2, sc in center top of heart. (3rd stitch from hook)

Step 6:  Chain 2, sc in 3rd stitch from hook; repeat Step 4

Step 7:  Chain 4, join next 2 hdc together with 1 double crochet stitch.

Step 8:  Chain 4, join with slip stitch to top chain of 1st chain 3 in round.

Step 9:  Slip stitch to center chain 2 space; make corner (ch 3, 2 dc, chain 2, 3 dc)

Step 10:  Make 5 triple crochet in next 4 chain loops. You will be at the top of the heart when you complete this step.

Step 11:  Make (1 dc, 1 hdc, 1 sc) in each of top 2 center chain loop spaces.

Step 12:  Repeat Step 10 for last chain 4 loop spaces; join with slip stitch to top chain of 1st chain 3 in round.

Step 13:  Repeat Step 9, to make corner at bottom center of heart.

Step 14:  Chain 3, sc between 3rd dc and 1st triple of previous round

Step 15:  Chain 6, sc between 1st and 5th triple of next two groups of 5 trips in previous round.

[Repeat Step 15 three more times – Note:  last sc will be between 5th triple and 1st dc at top center of heart.]

Step 16:  Single crochet in next hdc; decrease sc over next 2 sc; sc in next hdc, sc between next dc and triple

Step 17:  Repeat Step 15 on other side of heart, mirror imaging around to last space between 5th triple and 1st dc of previous round; chain 3 and join with slip stitch to top chain of 1st chain 3 in round. Finish off Color B.

Step 18:  Join Color A in chain 2 space at bottom of heart; chain 4 (counts as 1st triple); make (3 tr, chain 2, 4 tr) in same chain 2 space

Step 19:  Make 3 triple in next chain 3 space; make 6 triple in each of the next 2 chain 6 spaces; make 8 triple in each of the following chain 6 spaces

Step 20:  Working over next 5 stitches, make 1 dc in next sc; make 1 sc in next 2 sc – skipping sc decrease in center top of heart; make 1 dc in next sc

Step 21:  Make 8 triple in next 2 chain 6 loop spaces; make 6 triple in following 2 chain 6 spaces; make 3 triple in next chain 3 space; join with slip stitch to top chain of first triple in round.

Finish off. Weave in loose ends. Relax stitches with clothing steamer. Lay flat to dry.

Step 1


Steps 2 - 4

Steps 5 - 8

Steps 9 - 11

Step 12

Steps 13 & 14

Steps 15 - 17

Steps 18 - 21




Comments