A GIANT Hand Crochet Heart to Spread Valentine’s Love

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Happy Valentine’s Day in advance! I made a ENORMOUS hand crochet heart for you guys out of the coolest, extreme, felted yarn. Yes, a Hand Crochet Heart! Did you know hand crochet was a thing? I’m not sure if it is, but with all this gigantic yarn around, it was only a matter of time before I gave it a whirl, am I right?

I made this gigantic heart JUST for you guys and it’s a GIVEAWAY!  This is my Valentine from me to you for being such amazing followers. My heart is full with grateful thanks!! You have multiple chances to win this gorgeous heart! Enter the Rafflecopter options below!

Giant Hand Crochet Heart @flaxandtwine

On top of that, I’m super proud of myself, I made a little stop motion Video Valentine for you to watch. I hope you like it.  Please shower me with good words, because it is HARD learning something new, right?

The extreme yarn to make the heart is the brainchild of the uber talented Jacqui Fink from Australia. She sells this gorgeous extreme knitting (or crocheting!) yarn called K1S1. Not to mention she makes insanely creative art herself! Check out her Instagram feed! If you want a little taste of this yarn and the heart, I’ll be offering a limited number of kits to make this hand crochet heart in my shop – you know you want one!

Giant Hand Crochet Heart @flaxandtwine

If you want to give it a whirl on your own, I simply followed my instructions for the mini crocheted hearts pattern from last week.  If you don’t have this yarn, simply ply 4 strands of super bulky yarn together and do the same. Isn’t it cool seeing it so enormous? I love the idea of transforming the very same pattern from something extremely tiny to something extemely HUGE.  This heart is about 2 feet x 1.5 feet!

Giant Hand Crochet Heart @flaxandtwine
a Rafflecopter giveaway

I hope you enter, because I’d love to think of this heart hanging in some lovely follower’s home!  I’m so excited to be off for a little vacation today.  I am heading to Taos, NM with my family for a little ski get away, followed by time with my mother in Santa Fe! She just moved and I’m excited to explore that city! Have a lovely, lovely Valentine’s Day weekend.

   xoxo anne

  1. Marney

    Thank you for doing this! Your heart is just that big…a perfect representation. Happy Valentines to you and yours! We love you right back.

  2. Mari

    I was going to say I’d give this heart to my girl, but nope, you’re right: I deserve it! Lol! Love it Anne!!!

  3. Maura

    Wow this heart is something else! Fabulous! Go you ?

  4. So lovely!! Thank you for making it! I would love to hang it at our home! ? Happy Valentine’s Day to you! ❤️

  5. I failed at knitting but who knows maybe ‘hand knitting’ will be my jam!
    Happy Galentines day ❤️

  6. Tanya

    This would be so lovely to display at playgroup at church!

  7. Jacqui

    Happy Valentine’s Day Anne. Love your big generous heart, both the crocheted one and the beating one. Jac x

  8. Happy Valentine’s ‼️‼️????
    Love this video. I’m sure it took lots of thought.
    Great vid.
    Love your Heart

    Hugs

  9. Amanda S

    Stunning! And thank you for the giveaway. 🙂

  10. Katrin

    What an awesome idea!!
    Happy Valentines day – lovely video, looks like spring with the pink flowers….❤️??

  11. Kristin

    Happy Valentine’s Day! I happened to stumble on this first thing this morning and I LOVE! I’m expecting a little girl and things like this are all that I am pinning. 🙂

    Thanks for the fun idea!

    Kristin

  12. alicia

    I’d keep it for myself and my hubby in our new house!

  13. Marney Wolf

    Who won the amazing heart?

    • Hi Marney! Kristin won the heart!! Sorry that you didn’t :(. Hope you had a great Valentine’s Day and are keeping warm!!

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