Christmas Cracker Crown
Small amount of eyelash yarn in white or contrasting bright colour.
Approx 20” thin elastic.
4mm (F) hook.
st = stitch or stitches
ss = slipstitch
sc = single crochet (US), double crochet (
hdc = half double crochet (US), half treble crochet (UK)
dc = double crochet (US), treble crochet (UK)
FO = fasten off
Using main yarn for crown, ch 41, sc into 2nd ch from hook, sc into next 39 ch. Making sure not to twist it, join to the first sc with a ss to make a circle.
Round 2: Ch 2 (counts as 1 hdc), hdc in next 39 st, ss to join to 1st st.
Round 3: Ch 1, fpsc around same st, fpsc around next 39 st, ss to join to 1st st.
Round 4: Starting in next st of round after joining ss [sc, skip 2 st, 3 dc in next st, ch 2, 3 dc in same st, skip 2 st, sc, ss] 5 times.
Round 5: Ss in each st around, 4 dc bob into each ch 2 gap. FO.
Note: sorry about the quality of these photos. The light is awful at this time of year, and I had to bribe my son to use his head to model the crowns, but he refused to let me show his face. Boris, our dog, was also bribed with a treat, but you can see how thrilled he was to be modelling!