Meringue Ornament by Heidi Gustad

Meringue Ornament

December 2016
Sport (12 wpi) ?
4.75 stitches and 5.75 rows = 1 inch
in single crochet
3.75 mm (F)
20 - 25 yards (18 - 23 m)
finished piece measures approx. 2.5 tall by 2 inches in diameter at the base
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This pattern is available for free.

In my family, my grandmother made the best divinity candy, which originally inspired this ornament. Since a lot of divinity candy is formless, dolloped right from a spoon on to some waxed paper, I opted for the making this ornament look like fancy divinity piped from a bag. Since piped divinity looks just like the more universally relatable look of meringues, I figured I’d simplify things and refer to this one as a meringue ornament.