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Crochet Diamond Earrings #5
Original Design by Moira Durano-Abesmo
Copyright © January 20, 2012. All Rights Reserved
A 30-Minute Earring to Crochet
The fifth piece for the Diamond Earrings of my 30-Minute Earrings Collection. It's crocheted in my favorite color - RED. So far, its the biggest among the diamond motifs yet its the easiest to make.
Cover Hub: 30 Minute Earrings to Crochet
- 30-Minute Earrings to Crochet - A Collection of Free Crochet Motif Patterns
This hub provides the complete details on MATERIALS, TOOLS and ASSEMBLY needed to complete this pair of crocheted earrings. All other designs in this series can also be found on this hub.
The earrings in this particular series are all crocheted using 3 strands of ordinary sewing thread. For this particular earrings, these are what I used:
- 2 strands of dull red sewing thread
- 1 strand of rich red (you know, the bloody one) sewing thread
Length - 7 cm
Width - 6 cm
- ch - chain
- sl st - slip stitch
- tr - treble crochet
- dc - double crochet
- sc - single crochet
- sts - stitches
- sp - space
Foundation Ring: Ch 24, sl st to form ring. DO NOT TURN.
Round 1: Ch 3, (3 tr, dc) in first ch, 5 dc, (dc, tr, dc) in next ch, 5 dc, (dc, 3tr, dc) in next ch, 5 dc, (dc, tr, dc) in next ch, 5 dc, sl st to top of ch-3, TURN.
Round 2: (Sc in dc, ch 5, sk 2 sts) repeat all around, sl st to 1st sc, sl st 3 ch, TURN.
Round 3: (Ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 7, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp) 4x, sl st to 3rd ch of ch-5, TURN.
Round 4: (Ch 5, sl st in next ch-5 sp, ch 5, sl st in same ch-5 sp, ch 5, sl st in next ch-5 sp, ch 7, sl st in same ch-5 sp, ch 5, sl st in next ch-5 sp, ch 5, sl st in same ch-5 sp) 4x.
Round 5: (Ch 3, sl st in next ch sp) 24x.