Halloween Tombstone Ornament
ITEM # 3242817P70
Print Description
Crafting Time
Varies
Skill Level
Intermediate
DESCRIPTION +

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Lion BrandĀ® Wool-EaseĀ® Grey Heather 1 ball or color of choice
  • Crochet hook size G-6
  • Stitch marker
  • Large-eyed blunt needle
  • Fiberfill stuffing
  • Small amount of black yarn

DIRECTIONS:

SIZE
About 3" tall
GAUGE
EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL FOR THIS PROJECT.

STITCH EXPLANATION
sc2tog (sc 2 sts together)
Insert hook into st and draw up a loop. Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop. Yarn over, draw through all 3 loops on hook - 1 st decreased.

NOTE
Tombstone is worked in continuous rnds; do not join and do not turn at beg of rnds. A marker is used to indicate the beg of rnd. Move marker up as each rnd is completed.

TOMBSTONE
Ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 8 sc in first ch. Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc - 12 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 3: 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc - 16 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 4: 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 6 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in next 6 sc, 2 sc in next sc - 20 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnds 5-16: Sc in each sc around.
Fasten off.

BASE
Ch 9.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across - 8 sc at the end of this row.
Rows 2 and 3: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across.
Fasten off.

FINISHING
Stuff Tombstone firmly. Sew Base to bottom of Tombstone. With black yarn, embroider straight st "RIP" on front of Tombstone. Cut a 3" length of yarn, fold in half to form a loop and tie to top of Tombstone for hanging loop.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS
beg = begin(ning)
ch = chain
rep = repeat
rnd(s) = round
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)

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SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Lion BrandĀ® Wool-EaseĀ® Grey Heather 1 ball or color of choice
  • Crochet hook size G-6
  • Stitch marker
  • Large-eyed blunt needle
  • Fiberfill stuffing
  • Small amount of black yarn

DIRECTIONS:

SIZE
About 3" tall
GAUGE
EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL FOR THIS PROJECT.

STITCH EXPLANATION
sc2tog (sc 2 sts together)
Insert hook into st and draw up a loop. Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop. Yarn over, draw through all 3 loops on hook - 1 st decreased.

NOTE
Tombstone is worked in continuous rnds; do not join and do not turn at beg of rnds. A marker is used to indicate the beg of rnd. Move marker up as each rnd is completed.

TOMBSTONE
Ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 8 sc in first ch. Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc - 12 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 3: 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc - 16 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 4: 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 6 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in next 6 sc, 2 sc in next sc - 20 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnds 5-16: Sc in each sc around.
Fasten off.

BASE
Ch 9.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across - 8 sc at the end of this row.
Rows 2 and 3: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across.
Fasten off.

FINISHING
Stuff Tombstone firmly. Sew Base to bottom of Tombstone. With black yarn, embroider straight st "RIP" on front of Tombstone. Cut a 3" length of yarn, fold in half to form a loop and tie to top of Tombstone for hanging loop.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS
beg = begin(ning)
ch = chain
rep = repeat
rnd(s) = round
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)