Free Craft Project
This crochet butterfly craft project is so fast and easy you'll be making dozens of winged critters before you know it. Use these by themselves with or without a magnet or decorate other projects with them.
- scrap yarn
- size "G" crochet hook
- small magnet (optional)
Chain 8. Join to form a ring.
Row 1 - Working in the ring... Ch 3, 2 dc. *Ch 3, 3 dc. Repeat from * 5 times. Chain 3. Join with sl st at the top of beginning ch 3. (8 ch-3 spaces)
Row 2 - Sl st to 1st ch-3 space. Ch 3, 2 dc, ch 3, 3 dc, in same space. *3 dc, ch 3, 3 dc in next ch-3 space. Repeat from * all the way around. Join with sl st at the top of beginning ch 3.
Row 3 - Sl st to first ch-3 space. *10 dc in same space. Make 1 sc in between the next 6 dc of previous row (5 sc). Repeat from * all the way around. Join at base of first dc and fasten off.
Fold butterfly in half and sew together.
Double a length of contrasting color yarn and chain 12. Fasten off. Fold in half and attach it to the "head" of the butterfly.