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Make two hearts.

Using size crochet hook and thread of your choice, ch 34; join with a sl st to the first chain (being careful not to twist the chain.)

Round 1: Ch 3 to count as the first dc, work 2 more dc in the same ch; dc in each of the next 6 chs, 2 dc in each of the next 8 chs, (yo, insert hook in the next ch and pull up a loop, yo and pull through 2 loops on the hook) 5 times, yo and pull through all 6 remaining loops on hook, 2 dc in each of the next 8 ch, dc in each of the next 6 ch, 2 dc in the same ch as beginning ch 3; join with a sl st to the top of the beginning ch 3.

Heart-G-Photo-2Round 2: Ch 1, sc in the same st as joining, (ch 3, skip next dc, sc in the next dc) 11 times, ch 3, skip next dc (insert hook in the next st and pull up a loop) 3 times, yo and pull through all 4 remaining loops on hook, (ch 3, skip next dc, sc in the next dc) 11 times, ch 3, sc in the same st as first sc, ch 3, join with a sl st to the first sc.

Round 3: (Sc, ch 3, sc) in the next ch 3 sp and in each ch 3 sp around.

Fasten off and weave in ends.

Finishing: Thread yarn needle with ribbon. Sandwich the two pieces of tulle between the two crocheted pieces (wrong sides together.) Starting at the top of the heart, weave the ribbon in and out of round 2 of both pieces, sewing through the tulle. Leave a 2” opening at the end; stuff potpourri between the layers of tulle; continue weaving opening closed. Tie ribbon in a bow and trim ends. Trim tulle close to the ribbon.