Sometimes finding the right gift for those you love can be challenging and a gift card is the best option. Personalise your gift card with a hand made envelope.
Crochet Gift Card Envelope - Red and black envelopeYarn: 4 ply Fingering yarn.
Row 1Using colour create a double foundation chain of 25 stitches, turn work.
*SC into first stitch, CH1 (takes place of first HDC), HDC to end (24 stitches, take extra care not to miss the last stitch), turn work.
Row 21-24Switch to colour B. Repeat from *for 3 rows
Row 25-27SC, CH 2 (takes place of first double crochet), v stitch to end of row (V stitch: skip one stitch on previous row DC in next, CH1, DC in same stitch of previous row; first V complete), DC in last stitch of previous row, turn work.
Row 28SC for 25 stitches, snip thread and pull through last stitch to finish.
Attach buttons, stitch up sides and weave in ends.
Design B - Silver heart envelope in black and fuchsiaIf you find you have accidentally dropped a stitch or have only crocheted 24 rows (or any even number of rows) the V stitch pattern for rows 25-27 will not work for you and you can use this alternate finish instead.
Alternate design for Rows 25-27*DC into first stitch of row, **CH 1, DC 2, repeat from ** to stitch 22, CH 1, DC, turn work.
Repeat from * for next 2 rows.