Everybody loves candles and the aura they give. There are a lot of holders and decoration for it. That’s why today I’ll be sharing these cute crochet candle holder. They’re simple and beautiful to decorate your candle with. Have fun!
Skill level: Easy
Size: One size (see notes)
I used thin to midum cotton yarn (Bamuklu bebe), see notes for more info.
3 mm crochet hook
MR – Magic ring
st – stitch
sl st – slip stitch
ch – chain
hdc – half double crochet
hdc2tog – 2 half double crochet together
BL – back loop only
FL – front loop only
In this pattern you’ll have one size for the holder, if it didn’t fit your candle try changing the yarn or hook or both. The smaller you use the smaller your holder will be and vise versa.
Be careful using these holders around children and never leave it unattended or near flammable materials.
Rnd 1: MR, ch 2 (count as hdc), 11 hdc in the ring, sl st 2nd ch. (12 hdc)
Rnd 2: Ch 2 (count as hdc), hdc same st, 2 hdc each st around, sl st 2nd ch. (24 hdc)
Rnd 3: Ch 2 (count as hdc), hdc same st, hdc, *2 hdc, hdc* repeat until the end of the round, sl st 2nd ch. (36 hdc)
Rnd 4: Ch 2 (count as hdc), all sts in this round are worked BL. hdc in each of next 6 sts, hdc2tog, *hdc in each of next 7 sts, hdc2tog* repeat 3 times, sl st 2nd ch. (32 hdc)
Rnd 5: Ch 2 (count as hdc), using both loops, hdc in each st, sl st 2nd ch. (32 hdc)
Rnd 6: Turn, all sts in this round are worked in FL.
*Skip next st, [2 hdc, dc, ch 2, dc, 2 hdc] all next st, skip next st, sl st* repeat 8 times. FO and weave in ends. (8 shells)
Read the notes carefully.