SUPPLIES & TOOLS:
- Aunt Lydia’s® Classic Crochet, Size 10
- 1 ball Wood Violet
- Susan Bates® Steel Crochet Hook: size 7
- Tapestry needle
- 10 dyed Jasper amethyst round 6mm beads
- 10 pink seed beads
- Beading needle
- Sewing thread
- 2 antique brass fishhook earring wires
- Needle nosed pliers
GAUGE: 3 rows = 1"CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook to obtain gauge.
NOTE:First ch-4 always counts as first tr; first ch-3 counts as first dc.
Earrings measures 1-1/2" x 1-1/4"
EARRING (Make 2):
Row 1: Ch 5, work 6 tr in 5th ch from hook; turn – 7 tr.
Row 2 (Right Side): Ch 3, dc in same tr, [dc in next 2 tr, 2 dc in next tr] twice; turn – 10 dc.
Row 3: Ch 5 (counts as first tr and ch 1), [tr in next dc, ch 1] 8 times; tr in last dc; turn – 10 tr and 9 ch-1 spaces.
Row 4: Ch 1, sc in each tr and ch-1 space across – 19 sc. Fasten off.
Starch if desired. With sewing thread on beading needle, space 6mm jasper beads evenly across Row 4 using seed beads as anchors. With needle nosed pliers, open loop on earring wires and close over starting ch at tip of triangle.
ABBREVIATIONS: ch = chain; dc = double crochet; mm = millimeters; sc = single crochet; st(s) = stitch (es); tr = treble (triple) crochet.