Crochet leaf earrings - Free pattern


Some days ago I posted some photos of my crochet leaf earrings, now it's time to share a tutorial for them.


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This tutorial helps you to make really eye-catching statement earrings. Great for special occasions. Very lightweight and comfortable to wear - a pair of earrings weights less than 5 grams. Make it for yourself, daughter, sister, colleague and get a ton of compliments to your craftsmanship!

This tutorial has written instructions, photos and step-by-step crochet diagrams.

Dimensions: app. 2" x 3 1/4" (5 cm x 9 cm) without hooks.
 
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Supplies

Green earrings: color #208
Red earrings: color #106

If you want to try this yarn please send me a convo through Etsy conversations, I have a huge stash of this, and could sell a little to you.

YarnArt Bright


  • 2 jump rings
  • 2 earring hooks

Tools

  • matching crochet hook 1.4-1.6 mm
  • pliers (2 pieces)
  • a big-eye embroidery or tapestry needle to weave the yarn ends
  • scissors

Stitches used

Chain stitch (ch), slip stitch (sl st), single crochet (sc), double crochet (dc), treble (or triple) crochet (tr), double treble (or triple) crochet

A combination of (ch 3, tr 1) – segment (sg)

The symbols

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Foundation chain

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Leaving a 5-7” end, chain 12 and close into a loop with 1 sl st in first ch
Ch 3, tr 1 to the loop

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(Ch 3, tr 1 between ch and tr of the previous segment) repeat 5
Totally 6 segments (sg) of (ch3, tr 1) made
Ch 9, sl st (insert the hook under the tr of the last sg)

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Round 1

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(Ch 9, sc to the same sg
Ch 3, sc to the next sg) repeat 3
Ch 6
lay the yarn under the work, insert the hook between tr and ch-3 of the next sg, and make a slip
stitch (sl st), than sl st through the ch-3

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Ch 6, sc to the next sg
(Ch 3, sc to the next sg
Ch 9, sc to the same sg) repeat 2
Ch 3, sc to the next sg
Ch 3, double treble crochet to the same sg


Round 2

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Ch 3, dc 1, ch 2, dc 2, ch 1 (insert the hook between ch-3 and double treble crochet)

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Dc 2 to the next ch-9 loop, ch 2, dc 2 to the same ch-9 loop, ch 1, dc 2 to the same ch-9 loop, ch 2, dc 2 to the same ch-9 loop, ch 1
(Dc 2 to the next ch-9 loop, ch 2, dc 2 to the same ch-9 loop, ch 1) repeat 3
Dc 2 to the next ch-6 loop, ch 2, dc 2 to the same ch-6 loop, sl st 2 to the same sg of the foundation chain as the sl sts we made in the previous round

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Dc 2 to the next ch-6 loop, ch 2, dc 2 to the same ch-6 loop, ch 1
(Dc 2 to the next ch-9 loop, ch 2, dc 2 to the same ch-9 loop, ch 1) repeat 2

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Round 3


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Sl st 2 to the first 2 dc of the previous round, ch 3, dc 6 to the ch-2
Dc 7 to the next ch-2
Tr 5 to the ch 1 in the top middle
(Dc 7 to the next ch-2) repeat 5
Sl st 2 to the next sg of the foundation chain
(Dc 7 to the next ch-2) repeat 3

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Cut the thread, fasten off and using a big-eye needle insert the end to the top of the first dc in th round, than return to the last dc in the round.

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Weave the end.

Finishing

Lay the needle along the foundation chain, and made 8-10 turns over it.

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Insert the end into the needle and pull it off. Use a pliers if necessary. Cut the end close to work. 

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Block the ready crochet piece if necessary. Iron it with a steam, lay on the ironing board and fix the shape with sewing pins.

Attach an earring hook: using pliers open a jump ring.

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Slip it through the loop of the crochet leaf and the loop of the earring hook.

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Close the jump ring.

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Are you tired? No? Make the second piece and have fun with your new earrings!

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Make it, have fun and share you ready items the way you like (Instagram, FB, Pinterest) and let me know it. E-mail me at 100crochetnecklaces@gmail.com if you have any questions. Your feedback and comments will be very helpful. 

Please mark as tried this tutorial on Pinterest if you did. 

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