This Crochet Candy Corn Garland is a fun Halloween crochet project! It's beginner friendly and also makes an easy crochet coaster or applique! Below you'll find the free pattern and video tutorial!
Pattern Design + Construction:
Garlands and coasters are some of my favorite holiday crochet projects to design. They're a quick and easy way to add a handmade, affordable and festive touch of décor to any space. These versatile crochet candy corns are adorable hung as bunting over a buffet or mantle; I'm thinking Halloween party vibes. They're also the perfect size for Halloween crochet coasters or cute little gift tag accessories!
Each Crochet Candy Corn is worked in flat rows of single crochet with a border added to the edges. For my garland the candy corns are strung together using jute, but you could also use yarn or ribbon. The finished candy corn measures approximately 5.5 inches tall. You could easily create larger candy corns by increasing the size of your crochet hook and yarn weight.
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For this free pattern, we'll be using medium (4) worsted weight yarn. I really enjoy using worsted weight yarn for most of my projects because of the versatility as well as the availability in most craft stores. Worsted weight yarn also tends to come in very affordable brands. You can easily substitute with other brands and colors as long as the ounces per gram are similar. I've used the following colors for this project:
I Love This Yarn, Medium 4, 7 oz / 199 g, in the color 20 / Ivory
I Love This Yarn, Medium 4, 7 oz / 199 g, in the color 260 / Sungold
I Love This Yarn, Medium 4, 7 oz / 199 g, in the color 260 / Burnt Pumpkin
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This pattern is written in US crochet terminology.
SC - Single Crochet
DEC - Single Crochet Decrease
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Crochet Candy Corn Garland - Free Pattern
With yellow, Chain 17
Row 1: SC in each stitch, chain 1 (16 stitches)
Row 2: DEC, SC in the next 14, chain 1 (15 stitches)
Row 3: DEC, SC in the next 13, chain 1 (14 stitches)
Row 4: DEC, SC in the next 12, chain 1 (13 stitches)
Row 5: DEC, SC in the next 11, chain 1 (12 stitches)
On the last stitch of the 5th row, switch to orange
Row 6: DEC, SC in the next 10, chain 1 (11 stitches)
Row 7: DEC, SC in the next 9, chain 1 (10 stitches)
Row 8: DEC, SC in the next 8, chain 1 (9 stitches)
Row 9: DEC, SC in the next 7, chain 1 (8 stitches)
Row 10: DEC, SC in the next 6, chain 1 (7 stitches)
On the last stitch of the 10th row, switch to white
Row 11: DEC, SC in the next 5, chain 1 (6 stitches)
Row 12: DEC, SC in the next 4, chain 1 (5 stitches)
Row 13: DEC, SC in the next 3, chain 1 (4 stitches)
Row 14: DEC, SC in the next 2, chain 1 (3 stitches)
Row 15: DEC, SC in the next stitch, chain 1 (2 stitches)
Add a SC Border:
We will be using the corresponding colors for the border, so change colors accordingly.
We've just finished the chain1 of Row 15 and the point of the Candy Corn is at the top.
Continue down the left side with a SC border, changing colors as needed.
(chain 1 in the corner)
Continue to SC across the top.
(chain 1 in the corner)
Continue to SC down the other side, changing colors as needed.
When you've reached the point again where the border began, slip stitch.
Tie off with a long enough tail to weave in.
Weave in all loose ends and trim any excess yarn.
Using a tapestry needle and jute, string your finished Crochet Candy Corns into a garland by running the jute through two points on the back top of the candy corns.
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