Hook size G with medium weight yarn will give you a heart that's three inches
Foundation: Ch 2 SC 6 in second chain from hook
Row 1: *2SC in each* across
Row 2. *SC 2SC in next*
Row 3-4. SC across
Place both curves together as shown in photo, SC through both curves 5 times
Row 1: Without finishing, SC all round both curves for a total of 28 stitches
Row 2: *SC 5 2SCtog* across
Row 3: *SC 4 2SCtog* across
Row 4: SC across
Row 5. *SC 3 2SCtog* across
Row 6: *SC 2 2SCtog* across
SC all together
Hope you like it!
Plus you can make them into a very cute garland, to make a garland: Cut a length of yarn as long as you want the garland to be then add a third.
Ch 4 Slip stitch in first Ch made SC 10 in loop created.
Ch 8 Finish off, thread through heart.
Picking yarn back up on opposite side of heart Ch 8 finish off and repeat for as many hearts as you want to add.
TO finish garland, Ch 12 Slip stitch in fourth Ch from hook and SC 10 in loop, finish off and tuck ends and you're ready to hang your garland