Tunisian Crochet Belt
It can be hard to find just the right belt that not only fits you well, but also looks cute. The Tunisian Crochet Belt is the perfect pattern to make if you have trouble finding belts that you like. A little bit of cross stitch is used to complete this free belt pattern by Red Heart Yarns. The width measures 2 inches and you can make the length however long you want it to be.
Crochet HookK/10.5 or 6.5 mm hook
Yarn Weight(4) Medium Weight/Worsted Weight and Aran (16-20 stitches to 4 inches)
- RED HEART ® RED HEART Fiesta 1 skein each 6341 Millenium (A)
- RED HEART Super Saver 1 skein each: 256 Carrot (B), 718 Shocking Pink (C)
- Afghan Crochet Hook: 6.5 mm (US K/10.5).
- 2” belt buckle.
- Yarn needle
Belt is 2” by desired length.
9 sts = 2”.
Gauge is not important for this project.
With A, ch 9.
Working in back loops only, insert hook into 2nd ch from hook, *yarn over, draw loop through and leave on hook, insert hook into next ch; repeat across chain. Do not turn.
Row 2: Yarn over, draw through one loop, *yarn over and draw through two loops; repeat from * until one loop remains on hook. Turn.
Row 3: *Insert hook from right to left behind single vertical thread, yarn over, draw loop through and leave on hook; repeat from * across. Do not turn.
Repeat Row 2-3 until piece measures desired length plus 2” for buckle, end with Row 2.
Slip st across.
Following Chart and using B, cross-stitch Chart along the length of Belt. Repeat with C.
Fold one end of Belt around handle of buckle and sew in place.
Weave in ends
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