Heart (4 sizes)

Materials and tools for crocheting

  • 4-ply sport weight yarn * (amounts are approximate**). *I used YarnArt Jeans (55% cotton + 45% Acrylic), 174 yards (160m), 1.76 ounces (50 g): Color: 26 red
  • Needle for sewing on details, scissors, stitch markers.
  • Hook size 2 mm.
  • Polyester stuffing

Abbreviations

  • sc — single crochet stitch
  • inc — increase — 2 sc in one stitch of the previous round
  • dec — invisible decrease — crochet 1 sc on 2 front loops (how to crochet https://youtu.be/lvbcmz-irCM)
  • (…)*n — repeat instruction in brackets n times
  • R – round 

Heart 1 (the smallest)

Piece 1:

R1: 6 sc in a magic ring.

R2: (inc)*6 = 12.

R3: 12 sc.

Cut the yarn, leaving a 15 cm yarn end. Invisible fasten off.

Main piece:

R1: 6 sc in a magic ring.

R2: (inc)*6 = 12.

R3: 12 sc.

R4: 6 sc, 11 sc along Piece 1, leave 1 sc unworked on Piece 1, skip 1 sc on Main Piece and work 5 sc along Main Piece = 22.

R5: (dec, 9 sc)*2 = 20.

Sew the hole between the pieces.

R6: dec, 6 sc, 2 dec, 6 sc, dec = 16.

R7: dec, 4 sc, 2 dec, 4 sc, dec = 12.

Stuff the heart.

R8: dec, 2 sc, 2 dec, 2 sc, dec = 8.

Corchet 1 sc and move the marker to the next stitch to mark the beginning of the round. 

Add more stuffing.

R9: 2 sc, dec, 2 sc, dec = 6

Tighten loops, secure and hide the end of the yarn inside the heart.

Heart 2

Piece 1:

R1: 6 sc in a magic ring.

R2: (inc)*6 = 12.

R3: (3 sc, inc)*3 = 15.

R4: 15 sc.

Cut the yarn, leaving a 15 cm yarn end. Invisible fasten off.

Main piece:

R1: 6 sc in a magic ring.

R2: (inc)*6 = 12.

R3: (3 sc, inc)*3 = 15.

R4: 15 sc

R5: 7 sc, 14 sc along Piece  1, leave 1 sc unworked on Piece 1, skip 1 sc on Main Piece and  work 7 sc along Main Piece = 28.

R6: 28 sc.

Sew the hole between the pieces.

R7: dec, 10 sc, 2 dec, 10 sc, dec = 24.

R8: 24 sc.

R9: dec, 8 sc, 2 dec, 8 sc, dec = 20.

R10: dec, 6 sc, 2 dec, 6 sc, dec = 16.

R11: dec, 4 sc, 2 dec, 4 sc, dec = 12.

Stuff the heart.

R12: dec, 2 sc, 2 dec, 2 sc, dec = 8.

Corchet 1 sc and move the marker to the next stitch to mark the beginning of the round. 

Add more stuffing.

R13: 2 sc, dec, 2 sc, dec = 6.

Tighten loops, secure and hide the end of the yarn inside the heart.

Heart 3

Piece 1:

R1: 6 sc in a magic ring.

R2: (inc)*6 = 12.

R3: (1 sc, inc)*6 = 18.

R4: 18 sc.

Cut the yarn, leaving a 15 cm yarn end. Invisible fasten off.

Main piece:

R1: 6 sc in a magic ring.

R2: (inc)*6 = 12.

R3: (1 sc, inc)*6 = 18.

R4: 18 sc.

R5: 8 sc, 16 sc along Piece 1, leave 2 sc unworked on Piece 1, skip 2 sc on Main Piece and work 8 sc along Main Peice = 32.

R6: 32 sc.

Sew the hole between the pieces.

R7: dec, 12 sc, 2 dec, 12 sc, dec = 28.

R8: 28 sc.

R9: dec, 10 sc, 2 dec, 10 sc, dec = 24.

R10: 24 sc.

R11: dec, 8 sc, 2 dec, 8 sc, dec = 20.

R12: dec, 6 sc, 2 dec, 6 sc, dec = 16.

R13: dec, 4 sc, 2 dec, 4 sc, dec = 12.

Stuff the heart.

R14: dec, 2 sc, 2 dec, 2 sc, dec = 8.

Corchet 1 sc and move the marker to the next stitch to mark the beginning of the round. 

Add more stuffing.

R15: 2 sc, dec, 2 sc, dec = 6.

Tighten loops, secure and hide the end of the yarn inside the heart.

Heart 4 (the biggest)

Piece 1:

R1: 6 sc in a magic ring.

R2: (inc)*6 = 12.

R3: (1 sc, inc)*6 = 18.

R4: (5 sc, inc)*3 = 21.

R5: 21 sc.

Cut the yarn, leaving a 15 cm yarn end. Invisible fasten off.

Main piece:

R1: 6 sc in a magic ring.

R2: (inc)*6 = 12.

R3: (1 sc, inc)*6 = 18.

R4: (5 sc, inc)*3 = 21.

R5: 21 sc.

R6: 9 sc, 18 sc along Piece 1, leave 3 sc unwokerd on Piece 1, skip 3 sc on Main Piece and work 9 sc along Main Piece = 36.

R7: 36 sc.

Sew the hole between the pieces.

R8: dec, 14 sc, 2 dec, 14 sc, dec = 32.

R9: 32 sc.

R10: dec, 12 sc, 2 dec, 12 sc, dec = 28.

R11: 28 sc.

R12: dec, 10 sc, 2 dec, 10 sc, dec = 24.

R13: dec, 8 sc, 2 dec, 8 sc, dec = 20.

R14: dec, 6 sc, 2 dec, 6 sc, dec = 16.

R15: dec, 4 sc, 2 dec, 4 sc, dec = 12.

Stuff the heart.

R15: dec, 2 sc, 2 dec, 2 sc, dec = 8.

Corchet 1 sc and move the marker to the next stitch to mark the beginning of the round. 

Add more stuffing.

R16: 2 sc, dec, 2 sc, dec = 6.

Tighten loops, secure and hide the end of the yarn inside the heart.

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