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Love Heart

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  • The pattern has row numbers for each step so you don’t lose your place
  • Instructions for making the heart
  • a list of abbreviations and explanation of some techniques
  • a materials list and recommended yarns.
  • The pattern is written in English.



This is a free pattern for a little knitted love heart. This can be made into a hanging decoration, a keyring charm, a mini pincushion or even a brooch or necklace pendant.

TECHNIQUES: All pieces are knitted flat (back and forth) on a pair of straight knitting needles. You will need to cast on and off, knit, purl, work decreases, work a make one increase. The heart is made from 2 pieces and sewn together around the edges, so you need to do some seaming to finish.

FINISHED SIZE: The finished heart is approximately 7cm high x 8cm wide.

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Materials you need at home:

  • A pair of straight 4mm knitting needles (US 6)
  • Double knitting yarn (DK or light worsted weight) in pink
  • A small amount of toy filling
  • A stitch holder