Crafty Girl Earrings
These earrings are a part of Twisted’s 2013 Hot Holiday Crochet collection. Check out the other collections, too: Hot Holiday Knits 2013: Head & Hands, Hot Holiday Knits 2013: Neck & Shoulders, & Hot Holiday Knits 2013: Potpourri.
These colorful earrings are the perfect accessory for every crafty girl. Flaunt your crochet love at work, on the weekends or out with your crafty gal pals. Choose a bright color palette or tonal neutrals, depending on your mood. Even if you can’t decide, there will always be time to make another pair.
Yarn – Small amount of embroidery or crochet thread. Two skeins of embroidery thread will be enough for one pair and only one skein of each color is needed for pairs with multiple colors. Shown in DMC Six-Strand Cotton (100% cotton; 8.7 yards/8 meters), colors: 3852 (golden yellow), 318, 844 (greys), 701, 704, and 943 (greens).
Gauge - 8 stitches = 1”/2.5 cm in double crochet.
Hook - US #4/1.75mm (or size to get gauge).
Notions - Tapestry needle and earring findings.
Skill level - Advanced beginner.
Size/Finished measurements – Approximately 1.5”/3.75 cm x 1.5”/3.75 cm.