In honor of Fat Tuesday, here are the Boobie Barrettes I whipped up for parade this year. They can be attached to any type of clip barrette.
Enjoy Mardi Gras.
Copyright 2012: Drunken Aunt Wendy Designs
Materials, Abbreviations, Notes
I love this yarn – Hot Rose (A)
I love this yarn – Pink (B)
Vanna’s Choice – Beige (C)
Size E crochet hook
Large eye blunt needle
2.5 inch bar barrettes
SC – Single Crochet
INC – 2 SC in designated stitch
DEC – SC 2 stitches together
Gauge is not important for this project
Note – this project is worked in continuous rounds. Do not join the rounds.
In A, ch 2,
4 SC in 2nd chain from hook
(INC, SC) 2 times (6), change colors to B in last stitch
INC in each stitch (12), change colors to C in last stitch
(SC, INC) 6 times (18)
(SC, INC, SC) 6 times (24)
6-7. 2 rows SC
8. (2 SC, DEC) 6 times (18)
9. (SC, DEC) 6 times (12)
10. (DEC) 6 times (6)
Fasten off, leave a long tail for sewing. Close up opening and sew to the barrette being careful not to sew the clip closed.
Make another one and sew to barrette beside the first one.