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Angel Ornament


Angel Ornament
© by Beth Parsons

4 ply yarn, Crochet Hook G
1/8" ribbon
ribbon roses, hearts, etc.

Head: Ch 4, 11 dc in 4th ch from hook. Sl st to join. (12 dc)

Body: Ch 4, (count this as first tr) 2 tr in same st as beg ch 4, 3 tr in next dc, turn. (6 tr) Ch 3, (count this as first dc) dc in same st as beg ch, dc in each of next 4 dc, 2 dc in last tr, turn. (8 dc) Ch 1, sc in first dc, (ch 3, sc in next dc). Repeat across and end with sc in last st. (8 sc, 7 ch 3 sps)

Wings: Make 2 Attach yarn with a sl st in space between head and body. Ch 4 (first tr, 3 tr in same sp. Fasten off. Repeat for other wing. Work all ends in on back side of angel.

Tie bow with ribbon around center st between head and body. Or glue ribbon roses, hearts, etc. to center st. Tie gold thread or clear plastic thread to top of angel to hang by.

***These ornaments are given to the hospitals to give to the parents who lose their babies - to have something small to remember their baby. It's also a nice item to have for a baby's first ornament!