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How to Make a Wedding Capelet

Crafting Time:
  • Varies
Skill Level:
  • Intermediate
Project Courtesy of: Lion Brand
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Description

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Lion Brand® Vanna’s Glamour®: Diamond, 3 balls or color of choice
  • Lion Brand® crochet hook size G-6 (4.25 mm)
  • Lion Brand® large-eyed blunt needle
  • Rhinestone beads, 1/2" (13 mm) in diameter (6)
  • Rhinestone beads, 3/4" (19 mm) in diameter (17)
  • Sewing needle & thread
  • Tape measure
  • Scissors

    • SIZE
    • About 14"x40" (35.5 x 101.5 cm)

    • GAUGE
    • Motif = about 6" (15 cm) across.
    • BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE.

    • STITCH EXPLANATION
    • rev sc (reverse single crochet) Single crochet worked from left to right (right to left, if left-handed). Insert hook into next stitch to the right (left), under loop on hook, and draw up a loop. Yarn over and draw through all loops on hook.

    • DIRECTIONS:

    • NOTES:
    • 12 Full Motifs and 5 Half Motifs are worked separately, then sewn together following a diagram to make the Capelet.
    • A stitch diagram has been provided to help make the Motifs. To print the diagram, click on the "Download Project PDF" button.
    • Edging is worked around the outside edge of the Capelet.
    • Rhinestone beads are sewn onto Capelet with sewing needle and thread.

    • FULL MOTIF (make 12)
    • Ch 8; join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.
    • Rnd 1 (RS): Ch 1, work 12 sc in ring; join with a sl st in first sc.
    • Spoke 1
    • Row 1 (RS): Ch 12, sc in 2nd ch from hook, 2 sc in each of next 9 ch, sc in last ch, sl st in next sc of Rnd 1 – you will have 20 sc in Spoke 1 at the end of this row.
    • Row 2: Ch 1, turn, working through back loops only, sc in each st to end.
    • Row 3: Ch 1, turn, working through back loops only, sc in first 4 sc, (ch 3, sc in next 4 sc) 4 times, sl st in next sc of Rnd 1.
    • Spokes 2-5
    • Ch 11, sl st in 2nd ch-3 sp (from center) of previous Spoke.
    • Row 1 (RS): Ch 1, turn, sk sl st, sc in first ch, 2 sc in each of next 9 ch, sc in next ch, sl st in next sc of Rnd 1.
    • Rows 2 and 3: Work same as Rows 2 and 3 of Spoke 1.
    • Spoke 6
    • Ch 11, sl st in 2nd ch-3 sp (from center) of previous Spoke.
    • Rows 1 and 2: Work same as Rows 1 and 2 of Spoke 2.
    • Row 3: Ch 1, turn, working through back loops only, sc in first 4 sc, (ch 3, sc in next 4 sc) twice, ch 1, sl st in tip of Spoke 1, ch 1, sc in next 4 sc, ch 3, sc in last 4 sc, sl st in first sc of Rnd 1.
    • Fasten off.

    • HALF MOTIF (make 5)
    • Work same as Full Motif through Spoke 3. At the end of Spoke 3, sl st in next sc of Rnd 1, then sl st in tip of Spoke 1.
    • Fasten off.

    • FINISHING:
    • Following the diagram, arrange Motifs onto a flat surface. With yarn threaded into blunt needle sew the Motifs together wherever the edges touch.
    • Edging
    • Rnd 1 (RS): From RS, join yarn with an sc in tip of any Spoke, *sc in each st and 2 sc in each ch-3 sp to next Spoke, ch 4, sc in tip of next Spoke; rep from * around; join with sl st in first sc.
    • Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in each st and 5 sc in each ch-4 sp around; join with sl st in first sc.
    • Rnds 3-5: Ch 1, sc in each st around; join with sl st in first sc.
    • Rnd 6: Ch 1, rev sc in each st around; join with sl st in first sc.
    • Fasten off.
    • Weave in ends.

    • Beads
    • With sewing needle and thread, sew 1 large bead in the center of each Motif and, following diagram, sew 6 small beads along right edge of Capelet.
    • Use the small beads as buttons, buttoning them into the spaces between sts as desired.

    • ABBREVIATIONS:
    • ch = chain
    • ch-sp(s) = space(s) previously made
    • rnd(s) = round(s)
    • RS = right side
    • sc = single crochet
    • sk = skip
    • sl st = slip stitch
    • st(s) = stitch(es)

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