Tutorial: how to make crocheted earrings

The first exclusive pattern of the capsule collection dedicated to Charleston is the one to create a pair of earrings. So dazzling and striking they’ll be your best friend in these summer evenings, giving that chic touch to a plain outfit.

Let’s get to work!

How to make XL earrings with just 50 g of yarn

MATERIALS 
Charleston yarn col. Gold 50 g / 1,76 oz
Crochet hook n° 4  EU / G/6 US
2 hoop earring bases of 4 cm diameter


Charleston - 100 g
Gold
1 pc. € 15,39
Charleston - 100 g
Dawn
1 pc. € 15,39
Charleston - 100 g
Emerald
1 pc. € 15,39
Charleston - 100 g
Space
1 pc. € 15,39

CROCHET STITCHES USED
Chain stitch
Slip stitch
Single crochet
Double crochet

PROCEDURE
Single crochet 37 stitches around the hoop and flip the work over.

Slip stitch 5 onto the single crochet stitches of the previous round and follow on in each of the single crochets from the previous round, double crocheting 8, chain 5, double crochet 8, chain 5, skip 5 stitches from the previous round and slip stitch 1. Flip the work over.

Single crochet 8 into the arc, slip stitch 6 above the double crocheting of the previous round, single crochet 4 into the arc below, chain 2, single crochet 4, slip stitch 6 above the double crocheting of the previous round, single crochet 8 in the arc. Flip the work over.

Slip stitch 1 onto the single crocheting of the arc, chain 9, in the arc with 2 chains of the previous round single crochet 2, chain 3, single crochet 2, chain 9, slip stitch 1into the first single crochet of the previous round. Flip the work over.

Single crochet 12 into the arc, single crochet 2 in the arc, chain 2, single crochet 2 still in the same arc, single crochet 12 into the arc of 9 chains. Bind off with a slip stitch, cut the thread and finish it off.

How to make the earring fringes

Cut 9 strands about 40 cm long.

Starting from the centre of the drooping part, tie on 1 strand per each single crochet so you’ll have a central fringe and 4 tied on the right and 4 on the left.


Here they are! These earrings give off a dazzling light and brighten up a plain white t-shirt perfectly. We’re crazy about them!

If you liked this project, then the second tutorial we’ve come up with, which is the one to make a necklace, is for you!

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