Whether you knit or crochet, you can exchange sweet felted hearts with your crafting friends to make coordinating coasters. Optional embellishments and a lacy crocheted edging can make a very fancy coaster for your special valentine.
Finished size: makes 6 coasters, each about 4” square
Yarn: 1 skein each of Valley Yarns Northampton Sport (100% wool, 50g/164yds) in colors Merlot Heather, Natural, and Burgundy
Needles: US size 5 (3.75mm) needles or size needed to get gauge
Hooks: US size F/5 (3.75mm) or size needed to get gauge;
US size B/1 (2.25mm) hook for optional crocheted edging
Knit: about 5.5 sts and 11 rows = 1” in garter stitch before felting
Crochet: about 4 sts and 5 rows = 1” in all sc before