Christmas Bells

Christmas Bells
Christmas Bells

 

 

Free Christmas Crochet Patterns- Christmas Bells

 

The American Thread Company. Star Christmas Book No. 94, 1952.

Material Required: AMERICAN THREAD COMPANY STAR� CROCHET COTTON, Article 30, Size 30 or STAR� TATTING CROCHET, Article 25 1 ball each White, Hunter Green and Bright Red; Steel crochet hook No. 13; � yd. narrow Red ribbon; 1 small safety pin.

Note: If �STAR� CROCHET COTTON is used work with a single strand of thread. If �STAR� TATTING CROCHET is used work with a double strand of thread.

With Red ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd st from hook, do not join or turn this or following rounds. Place a marker at the beginning of each round.

2nd Round: 2 sc in each sc.

3rd Round: * 1 sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc, repeat from * all around. Work 7 rounds even in sc.

11th Round: Same as 3rd round. Work 1 round even, join, cut thread.

13th Round: Attach White and work 1 sc in each sc, join, cut thread.

14th Round: Attach Green, * ch 3, sl st in next st, repeat from * all around, cut thread.

CLAPPER-Cut about a 24 inch length of Green, ch 2, 3 sc in 2nd st from hook, join, pull thread through. Skip about � inch of thread, ch 2, 3 sc in 2nd st from hook, then crochet a chain about 1 � inches long, cut thread. Draw chain through top of bell leaving clapper remain inside of bell. Work 2 more bells in same manner reversing the colors and working chains various lengths as illustrated. Sew the 3 chains together at top and finish with bow. Sew pin to back of bow.

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