Add to GuideAsk a Question
To Top

Making a Crocheted Valentine Envelope

Crocheted Valentine Envelope
Make several of these nice little crochet envelopes to stuff with goodies or cash and give to your special Valentines. This is a guide about making a crocheted Valentine envelope.
Ad

Solutions

Share on ThriftyFunThis guide contains the following solutions. Have something to add? Please share your solution!

By 4 found this helpful
February 8, 2010

This small envelope is a unique way to present a Valentine's Day gift, especially a gift of jewelry. A quick and easy project, even for a beginner. Gauge is not really important here. My envelope measures about 3 1/2 X 4 inches.
Ad

Approximate Time: a couple of hours

Supplies:

Instructions:

Using sport yarn and G hook, ch 26.

Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each ch across - 25 sts. Ch 1, turn.

Repeat Row 1 for 27 rows or until your piece is square. 25 sc in each row - do not count the ch 1 in the beginning of row. the 25th st will be into the top of the ch 1 in the previous row.

Last row: Repeat as with other rows, except ch 5 and turn at the beginning of this row. Omit the turning ch at the end of the row and fasten off. The ch 5 forms a loop buttonhole for your heart button.

Fold the corners in, as picture 2 shows (in PDF). Tack the corners where they meet together, and then with yarn whip the edges where they meet as shown in picture 3.

Cut a piece of felt or cotton cloth about 1/2 an inch to place behind the button for stability. Fold the envelope flap down to find the right position for the button and sew securely in place with the red thread. Tug the edges a little until it is square and flat.

By changing the type of yarn, the number of stitches in the starting chain and the size of the hook, you can make this up in various sizes.

I think this is the perfect size to tuck a pair of earrings into or perhaps an engagement ring.

download_pdf_instructions

by_harlean

Ad
Comment Was this helpful? 4
February 15, 20100 found this helpful

This is a great idea. I make jewelry, my daughter both crochets and knits--now we can combine for gifts. :) thanks.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
Related Content
In This Guide
Stress Relief Bath Kit
Homemade Valentine's Day Gifts
Categories
Crafts Valentine's DayDecember 6, 2016
Guides
Origami Envelope
Making an Origami Envelope
Sweet Lollipop Valentine's Day Arrangement
Making a Lollipop Valentine's Day Arrangement
Birthday Card Envelope with Masking Tape Bow - closeup of finished envelope
Birthday Card Envelope with Masking Tape Bow
Cupid's Love Gift Bag - finished gift bag
Making a Cupid's Love Gift Bag for Valentine's Day
More
📓
Back to School Ideas!
😎
Summer Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/08/10 22:49:36 in 488 msecs. ⛅️️ ⚡️
Loading Something Awesome!