Stuffed heart ornaments.

Here’s number two of the Victorian inspired ornaments, Stuffed/embellished hearts. Enjoy!

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Stuffed Hearts:

Supplies:

Any color yarn in medium weight 4 ( I used Lily’s Sugar & Cream )
F hook
Poly fil stuffing
Yarn needle

Ch 2 ( make two )
1. 5sc in second ch from hk – 6
2. 2sc in each st around – 12
3. ( sc, 2sc)6x – 18
4 – 5. sc around – 18 each row
Fasten off

Join the “humps”:
*insert hook through one side of each hump and yarn over hk:

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*pull through both stitches, yarn over hk, pull through loop:

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*insert hk through next st on both humps:

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* yarn over hk, pull through both sts, yarn over hk, pull through both loops on hk. Your now connected.
* continue crocheting around both humps from this point on, starting here:

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6. sc around – 30
7. sc around – 30
8. ( sc 4, dec )5x – 25
9. ( sc 3, dec )5x – 20
10. ( sc 2, dec )5x – 15
11. sc around – 15
*start stuffing now.
12. ( sc, dec )5x – 10
13. sc around – 10
14. dec 5
Fasten off, sew shut, weave in ends.

Embellish anyway you choose!
I made a smaller circle and glued a gem on for the center and then quickly whip stitched lace ribbon along the edges.

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