Pretty bauble card
We love the vintage feel of this sweet bauble motif by Hannah Cross. Red Heart Miami (100% cotton, 50g/120m), 1 ball of Yarn A Cyclam (140) Anchor Artiste Metallic ( 80% viscose, 20% metallized polyester, 25g/100m), 1 ball of Yarn B Gold (300) A 3.5mm ( US E/4) hook Tapestry needle A6 greeting card (approx 10.5x15cm/4x6in) Craft glue Measurements The finished bauble measures 5x5.5cm (2x2¼in) Notes The bauble is worked using the amigurumi method. Work in a continuous spiral without closing off each round with a slip stitch. You may find it helpful to place a marker in the first st of each round and move it up as you work. BAUBLE Using Yarn A, ch7. Round 1 ( RS ) Dc in 2nd ch from hook, dc in next 4 ch, 2dc in last ch, rotate to work along the other side of chain, dc in next 4 ch, dc in last ch. [12 dc] Round 2 2dc in next st, dc in next 4 sts, 2dc in each of next 2 dc, dc in next 4 dc, 2dc in last dc. [16 dc] Round 3 2dc in next st, dc in next 6 sts, 2dc in each of next 2 dc, dc in next 6 dc, 2dc in last dc. [ 20 dc] Round 4 2dc in next st, dc in next 8 sts, 2dc in each of next 2 dc, dc in next 8 dc, 2dc in last dc. [ 24 dc] Fasten off. Join Yarn A in 5th st of Round 4, ch2 ( does not count as st), htr in same st and next 2 sts. Fasten off. Skip next 9 sts of Round 4, join Yarn A in next st with a ss, dc in next st, ss to next st. Fasten off. Embroidery Using Yarn B, tapestry needle and image as guide, embroider a star onto centre of bauble and a stripe across top. See p80 for our embroidery guide.