#4 medium weight yarn: 1 skein each: white, sea foam, teal and red
Boye® crochet hook US size I (5.25 mm)
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GAUGE Gauge is not critical for this project.
DIRECTIONS Make multiple ornaments in various colors as desired. ROUND ORNAMENT Ch 5, join with sl st to first ch. Rnd 1: Ch 3 (counts as dc), 9 dc into ring, join with sl st in top of ch 3, pm for beginning of round and move marker up as work progresses—10 dc. Rnd 2: Ch 1, 2 sc into ea st around, join with sl st—20 sc. Rnd 3: Ch 1, *2 sc in next st, sc in next st; rep from * around, join with sl st—30 sc. Rnd 4: Ch 1, *2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * around, join with sl st—40 sc.
HANGER Row 1: Ch 1, sc in next 3 sc, turn. Row 2: Ch 1, sc in next 3 sc. Fasten off.
TEARDROP ORNAMENT Follow directions for Rnds 1-3 of Round Ornament. Rnd 4: Ch 1, sc, 2 sc in next sc, *sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * 3 more times, dc in next 2 sc, **2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sc, rep from ** 3 more times, 2 sc in next sc, sc in last sc; join with sl st—40 sts.
HANGER Row 1: Sl st in next sc, turn. Row 2: Ch 1, sc in sl st and next 2 sc, turn. Row 3: Ch 1, sc in next 3 sc. Fasten off.
OVAL ORNAMENT Ch 11. Rnd 1: Beginning in second ch from hook, sc in next 2 chs, hdc in next 2 chs, dc next 2 chs, hdc in next 2 chs, sc in next 2 chs, ch 1, do not turn. Continue along other side of beginning ch in same pattern as previous side—20 sts and 1 ch. Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in ea st and ch around. Fasten off.
FINISHING Weave in all ends. Use contrast color yarn to make double cross on each ornament as shown in photo. Cut a piece of yarn about 12" (30.5 cm) longer than desired length for your garland. String ornaments onto yarn sewing in place with one back stitch to stabilize position.