This crochet Candy Corn applique is cute, made in the shape of a heart and 100% sugar-free! Using this pattern you can create a wonderful Autumn or Halloween decoration.
Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links, which means if you make a purchase from one of these links I will get a commission.
By the way, did you know that October 30 is National Candy Corn Day? A quick google search also estimated that each year, over 9 billion candy corns are eaten each year!
When people think about candy corn, most will think about traditional candy corn – yellow, orange and white. But did you know that candy corn comes in different colors depending on the holiday?
Reindeer corn for Christmas – green, white, and red, Cupid corn for Valentine’s Day – pink, red and white, Bunny corn for Easter – pastel yellow, pink, green, and lavender. You can adopt my crochet candy corn heart applique to any of these holidays!
This crochet candy corn made in the shape of a heart is another addition to my heart-shaped appliques.
(See a list of crochet abbreviations used in patterns by yarn industry designers and publishers HERE)
Ch – chain
DC – double crochet
Rnd – round
SC- single crochet
Sl St – slip stitch
St (Sts) – stitch (stitches)
This crochet candy corn heart is about 3-1/4″.
Find my favorite craft and crochet supplies HERE!
How to change to a new color
Work the final Stitch of the Row with the first color, but do not complete the Stitch. You will have 2 loops remain on the hook. Drop first color and draw through the loops on the hook new color and complete Stitch.
Copyright: This pattern is an original design by GoldenLucyCrafts. You may not copy, rewrite, redistribute or resell this pattern in any form, this includes making video tutorials. You may not translate this pattern to another language and publish the pattern or any parts of it.
Ch 4 (Ch 1 and Ch 3 as DC),
Row 1. 4 DC in 4th Ch – total 5 DC (including 3 Ch as first DC), turn.
Row 2. Ch 1, SC in each St across – 5 SC, change color to orange (see Note), turn.
Row 3. Ch 3 (counts as DC), DC in first St, DC in next, 3 DC in next, DC in next, 2 DC in next – 9 DC, turn.
Row 4. Ch 1, SC in each St across – 9 SC, change color to yellow (see Note), turn.
Row 5. Ch 1, SC in each St across – 9 SC, turn.
Row 6. Skip two first Sts, 5 DC in next – first shell, skip one, Sl St in next, skip one, 5 DC in next – second shell, skip one, Sl St in last.
Work around the heart making one SC in SC-row ends and 2 SC in DC-row ends.
Rnd 1. Ch 1, 7 SC along first side, 3 SC in tip of the heart, 7 SC along second side, *SC in first St of the shell, 2 SC in 3 next Sts, SC in next*,
Sl St in St between two shells,
repeat from * to * one more time, SC in next, Sl St to join.
Fasten off and weave in the ends.
I hope you enjoyed this heart-shaped crochet candy corn applique free pattern!