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Free Chart — Alternating Hearts for Making Crocheted Trims and Edgings

By February 4, 2014

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This free chart has many potential uses, but I used it for making filet crochet trim.

Crocheted Trim With Cross Stitch HeartsCrocheted Trim With Cross Stitch Hearts - Photo © Amy Solovay

After working the chart in filet crochet, I had another idea. The filet crochet design is pretty, but it's subtle. What about making another trim where the heart motifs really pop out from the background?

So, I whipped up a new trim pattern, where the hearts are cross-stitched on top of the trim. This gives you the option of easily creating color contrast between the background and heart motifs.

I like both versions, and I hope you'll enjoy crocheting them too. The free crochet patterns for both versions of the design are available on our website.

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February 7, 2011 at 9:15 pm
(1) CrochetBlogger says:

Terrifically cute ideas!

January 26, 2014 at 4:36 pm
(2) Isabella Camilleri says:

Hi I am Isabella from Malta. CAn you please tell me what are the multiples for the crochet pattern for Mini Cables Pet Blankie Crochet Pattern as I want to be make it a little bigger than 59 chains. Thks in advance.

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