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Home : Patterns : Valentine Brooches

Free Craft Pattern: Valentine Brooches

Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice® - Vanna's Choice® Baby
Pattern #: 81113AD
Rating: ****4.0 (based on 1 review)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size
About 2-2 1/2 in. (5-6.5 cm)

PUBLISHED IN:  By Kids, For Kids

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These easy pins are great for Valentine's Day -- no knit or crochet skills required! Featured in BK4K.
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*Vanna's Choice® (Article #860). 100% Premium Acrylic
400, 401, 403: 92% Acrylic, 8% Rayon
402: 96% Acrylic, 4% Rayon; package size: Solids: 3.5 oz (100 g), 170 yards (156 m)
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*Vanna's Choice® Baby (Article #840). 100% Premium Acrylic; package size: 3.50oz/100.00 gr. (170yds/156m) pull skeins

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•  860-113 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Scarlet
$ 4.39  
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•  860-101 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Pink
$ 4.39  
Note: (B)
•  840-139 Vanna's Choice Baby Yarn: Berrylicious
$ 4.39  
Note: (C)
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)   $ 3.59  
Additional Materials
Small amount of brown yarn
Craft glue
Pin backs

Valentine Brooches

Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice® - Vanna's Choice® Baby


Exact gauge is not essential to this project.

From cardboard, cut 2 pieces each 1 1/4 x 2 1/2 in. (3.2 x 6.5 cm) and 2 pieces each 2 x 2 1/2 in. (5 x 6.5 cm).
Cut one end of each cardboard piece into a point.
Apply craft glue lightly to both sides of cardboard shape.
Wrap each shape horizontally with yarn in color as desired.
Allow to dry.
Apply glue lightly to both sides of cardboard shape, covering previously-wrapped strands.
Wrap each Brooch with 2 colors of yarn wrapped vertically, wrapping about one third of the Brooch with each color alternately.
Allow to dry.

Cut short lengths of brown yarn for ‘X’s and ‘O’s and glue to each Brooch.
Cut 2-3 strands of 2 colors of yarn, each 5 in. (12.5 cm) long.
Tie one strand around others at center. Cut a 6 in. (15 cm) length of any color and wrap tightly around strands 1/2 in. (1.25 cm) below top knot. Knot securely. Tie a Tassel to point of each Brooch.
Trim Tassel ends.
Glue a pin back to each Brooch.



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Pattern Average Rating: ****4.0 (based on 1 review)
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Valentine Brooches Reviewed by Diana Lingston on 2009-02-21 ****
Its very nice but i dont like the part where you have to glue!!! but otherwise its very pretty!!

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