- Hook: G/6 4.0mm Crochet hook
- Main Color (MC) Caron Simply Soft, White, 100% Acrylic
- Secondary Color (SC) Caron Simply Soft, Red, 100% Acrylic
- Tapestry Needle
Abbreviations (US Terms)
- BL – back loops only
- ch – chain
- dc – double crochet
- hd – double crochet
- sc – single crochet
- st(s) – stitch(es)
- sl st – slip stitch
- YO – yarn over
Chains at the beginning of the row does NOT count as a stitch
Instructions : video tutorial available here
Row 1: sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in next 5 chs, hd in next 13 hds (19 sts = 6 sc, 13 hds)
Row 2: ch2, working in BL hd in next 13 sts, sc in next 6 sts. (19sts)
Row 3: ch1, working in BL sc in next 6 sts, hd in next 13 sts. (19 sts)
Row 4 – 21: Repeat Rows 2 & 3, sl st the edge of last row to the edge of beginning row. Fasten off
BOW: this bow is a smaller adaptation to Rebel Skeins crochet Heart Bow. If you are not sure where to put the sl sts she has a great photo tutorial. I will be adding my own here in the next couple of days.
With Secondary Color
Round 1: ch7, sl st into 6th ch from hook, sl st into next ch, ch 6, sl st on the other side of last sl st, sl st in next sl st, sl st into loop. It should look similar to an infinity symbol.
Round 2: ch1. *(3sc, 2hd, dc, hd, sl st, hd, dc, 2 hd, 3sc)* all in first loop, sl st in next 2 slst, repeat from * to * in last loop sl st into next 2 sl sts.
Round 3: ch 1, *sc in next 3 sts, 2hd in next 2 sts, dc in next st, hd in next st, sl st into loop over last row, hd in next st, dc in next st, 2hd in next 2 sts, sc in next 3 sts, sl st into next 2 sl st*, repeat from * to * once more.
Cut yarn leave tail long enough to weave in. DO NOT Fasten off
Round 4: pull up white, *sc in next 5 sts, 2sc in next 2 sts, sc in next 2 sts, sl st into next sl st, sc in next 2sts, 2sc in next 2 sts, sc in next 5 sts, sl st in next 2 slsts* repeat from * to * one more time.
Cut Yarn, leaving a long enough tail to wrap around sl st section and to weave in.
Cut a piece of Main Color Yarn, weave it through the hat at the base of the ch 6. Pull tight. Take one end of the yarn and weave it in through the back of the bow. Weave in ends to secure it.