An­gel Or­na­ment

Dec­o­rate a spe­cial an­gel tree with sev­eral of these pretty or­na­ments cro­cheted in size 3 thread. Or add one to a gift to re­mind some­one how spe­cial they are!

Annie's Fast, Easy, Fun, Crochet Fall 2018 - - Contents - Design by Kris­ten Stoltz­fus Clay

Skill Level

EASY

Fin­ished Mea­sure­ments

4 inches wide x 4 inches tall

Ma­te­ri­als

• Aunt Ly­dia’s Fash­ion Cro­chet size 3 cot­ton (150 yds per ball): 1 ball #201 white

• Size E/4/3.5mm cro­chet hook or size needed to ob­tain gauge

• Ta­pes­try nee­dle

• Fiber­fill

• Stitch marker

• 12 inches 1/8- inch-wide rib­bon

Gauge

13 sc = 2 inches; 6 sc rnds = 1 inch

Pat­tern Notes

Weave in loose ends as work pro­gresses. Do not join rounds un­less oth­er­wise stated; place stitch marker and move as work pro­gresses. Join with slip stitch as in­di­cated un­less oth­er­wise stated. Chain-2 at be­gin­ning of round does not count as a stitch.

Spe­cial Stitches

V-stitch (V-st): (Dc, ch 1, dc) in in­di­cated st or sp. Dou­ble V-stitch (dou­ble V-st): ({Dc, ch 1} twice, dc) in in­di­cated st or sp.

An­gel Head

Rnd 1: Leav­ing a 12-inch length at beg, form a slip ring (see il­lus­tra­tion), ch 1, 9 sc in ring, do not join, place stitch marker (see Pat­tern Notes), pull loose beg end to tighten ring. (9 sc)

Rnd 2: 2 sc in each sc around. (18 sc)

Rnd 3: [Sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc] around. (27 sc)

Rnd 4: Sc in each sc around.

Rnd 5: Rep rnd 4.

Rnd 6: [Sc in each of next 3 sc, sc dec (see Stitch Guide) in next 2 sc] 5 times, sc in each of next 2 sc. (22 sc)

Rnd 7: *[Sc in next sc, sc dec in next 2 sc] 3 times, sc in each of next 2 sc, rep from * once. (16 sc)

Rnd 8: Rep rnd 4, join (see Pat­tern Notes) in beg sc.

Body

Rnd 1: Ch 1, sc in first sc, ch 2, sk next sc, [sc in next sc, ch 2, sc in next sc] around, join in first sc. (8 ch-2 sps, 8 sc)

Rnd 2: Sl st in ch-2 sp, ch 1, 5 hdc in same ch-2 sp, 3 hdc in next ch-2 sp, [5 hdc in next ch-2 sp, 3 hdc in next ch-2 sp] 3 times, join in first hdc. (32 hdc)

Rnd 3: Ch 2 (see Pat­tern Notes), V-st (see Spe­cial Stitches) in same hdc as beg ch-2, sk next hdc, [ V-st in next hdc, sk next hdc] 15 times, join in first dc. (16 V-sts)

Rnd 4: Sl st in ch-1 sp of V-st, ch 2, V-st in same ch-1 sp as beg ch-2, V-st in each of next 2 ch-1 sps, dou­ble V-st (see Spe­cial Stitches) in next ch-1 sp, [ V-st in each of next 3 ch-1 sps, dou­ble V-st in next ch-1 sp] 3 times, join in first dc. (12 V-sts, 4 dou­ble V-sts)

Rnd 5: Sl st in ch-1 sp of V-st, ch 1, sc in same ch-1 sp of V-st, ch 3, [sc in next ch-1 sp of V-st, ch 3] around, join in beg sc. (20 ch-3 sps)

Rnd 6: Sl st in ch-3 sp, ch 1, 3 sc in same ch-3 sp, 3 sc in each of next 2 ch-3 sps, [5 sc in next ch-3 sp, 3 sc in

each of next 4 ch-3 sps] 3 times, 5 sc in next ch-3 sp, 3 sc in last ch-3 sp, join in first sc. (68 sc)

Rnd 7: Sl st in next sc, ch 1, (hdc, ch 1, hdc) in same sc as beg ch-1, sk 2 sc, *(hdc, ch 1, hdc) in next sc, sk 2 sc, [ V-st in next sc, sk next sc] twice, dou­ble V-st in next sc, [sk next sc, V-st in next sc] twice, sk 2 sc**, (hdc, ch 1, hdc) in next sc, sk next 2 sc, rep from * around, end­ing last rep at **, join in first hdc. (32 ch-1 sps)

Rnd 8: Sl st in first ch-1 sp, (ch 1, sc) in same st, ch 3, [sc in next ch-1 sp, ch 3] around, join in first sc. (32 ch-3 sps)

Rnd 9: Sl st in ch-3 sp, ch 1, 3 sc in same ch-3 sp as beg ch-1, 3 sc in each of next 3 ch-3 sps, (2 sc, ch 2, 2 sc) in next ch-3 sp, [3 sc in each of next 7 ch-3 sps, (2 sc, ch 2, 2 sc) in next ch-3 sp] 3 times, 3 sc in each of next 3 ch-3 sps, join in first sc. Fas­ten off. (100 sc, 4 ch-2 sps)

Wings

Row 1 (RS): Ch 11, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each rem ch across, turn. (10 sc)

Row 2: Ch 1, sc in each sc across, turn.

Rows 3–9: Rep row 2. At the end of row 9, fas­ten off.

Row 10: With RS fac­ing, join cot­ton in op­po­site side of foun­da­tion ch, ch 1, sc in each of next 10 chs, turn.

Rows 11–18: Rep row 2. At the end of row 18, fas­ten off.

Assem­bly

With fiber­fill, stuff Head. Weave rib­bon through rnd 1 of Body, pull ends tight and dou­ble around, tie ends in a bow for front of An­gel.

Cut an 8-inch length of white and wrap tightly around cen­ter of Wings. Sew Wings to back neck of An­gel.

With rem beg length from slip ring, form hang­ing lp by sewing beg end in cen­ter of Head, weave rem length in Head. Fas­ten off. 

Slip Ring

Leave ring loose un­til stitches are made. 4" end

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