Easy Crochet Heart Pattern

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Learn how to crochet an easy heart. This step by step tutorial walks you through this simple pattern.

Crochet hearts are so fun to make in different colors. When you need Valentine’s Day gifts this little crochet heart would be perfect.

But you can use these hearts for lots gifts from Mother’s Day to Christmas too! Appliqué this small heart to a blanket square, hat or scarf to gift.

Purple, red and pink crochet hearts on white table.

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For this free crochet heart pattern we’ll start with a magic ring to start the first round. These easy crochet hearts are only two rounds of quick stitches!

This basic crochet heart pattern includes different height stitches to create the shape. Each of the stitches is listed below with a linked tutorial.


Scrap yarn is great for this crochet heart pattern. You can make so many different colors which is great for using up leftover yarn.

And if you use cotton yarn these can be a simple face scrubby.

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  • #4 medium worsted weight yarn
  • 5 mm crochet hook US size H – 8
  • yarn needle
  • scissors
  • measuring tape


Worked in the round.





US Terms

hdc – half double crochet

dc – double crochet

rnd – round

sc – single crochet

sl st – slip stitch

tr – treble

Finished Dimensions

These tiny hearts are 3″ wide at the widest point by 2.5″ tall from the bottom of the heart to the tallest point.

Easy Crochet Heart Tutorial

Purple, red and pink crochet hearts on white table.

How to Crochet a Heart

Yield: 1
Prep Time: 1 minute
Active Time: 10 minutes
Additional Time: 1 minute
Total Time: 1 minute
Difficulty: Easy
Estimated Cost: $1

An easy crochet heart in worsted weight yarn!


  • #4 medium worsted weight yarn


  • 5 mm hook size H – 8
  • tapestry needle
  • scissors
  • measuring tape


  1. Start with a mc, or you can ch 3 and sl st to first ch. Work into the circle.Magic circle with one double crochet in it.
  2. Rnd 1. Place 11 dc in the mc,
  3. Sl st to the top of the first dc.
  4. Rnd 2. Ch 3, place 2 tr in the first st,Two treble crochet in first stitch.
  5. Place 2 tr in the next st,
  6. Place 2 dc in the next st,Two double crochet in next stitch.
  7. Place 2 hdc in the next st, Two half double crochets in next stitch.
  8. Place 2 sc in the next st,Two single crochets in next stitch.
  9. Place 1 dc in the next st (this will be the tip of your heart),Double crochet in tip of heart.
  10. Place 2 sc in the next st, Two single crochets after the tip.
  11. Place 2 hdc in the next st, Two half double crochets in next.
  12. Place 2 dc in the next st,Two double crochets in stitch.
  13. Place 2 tr in the next st, Two treble crochet in stitch.
  14. Place 2 tr in the last st,Two treble crochet in last stitch.
  15. Ch 3 and sl st to down to same st (this forms the indent at the top of the heart).Slip stitch chain three to same stitch.
  16. Cut yarn. Leave a long tail and you can use the yarn end to sew it down to another piece.
  17. Weave in ends.

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