Here’s a basic description of how you can create a simple heart crochet pattern:

Materials you’ll need:

  1. Yarn of your choice (color A for the heart and color B for the border, if desired)
  2. Crochet hook appropriate for your yarn
  3. Yarn needle
  4. Scissors


  • CH: Chain
  • DC: Double Crochet
  • HDC: Half Double Crochet
  • SC: Single Crochet
  • SL ST: Slip Stitch


Heart (Color A):

  1. Start with a magic ring (or CH 4 and join to form a ring).
  2. Round 1: CH 2, DC 4 times, HDC 4 times, DC 4 times, CH 2, SL ST into the ring. Pull the magic ring tight to close the center.
  3. Round 2: CH 2, DC in the same stitch, 2 DC in the next 4 stitches, HDC in the next 8 stitches, 2 DC in the next 4 stitches, DC in the next stitch, CH 2, SL ST into the ring.

Border (Color B): 4. Join color B in any CH 2 corner space.

  1. CH 1, SC in the same corner space, SC in each stitch around, putting 3 SC in each CH 2 corner space. Join with a SL ST to the first SC.

Fasten off, weave in ends, and you’re done!

Feel free to adjust the pattern size by using thicker/thinner yarn and a larger/smaller hook. You can also add embellishments like buttons, beads, or embroidery to personalize your heart.

Remember, crochet patterns can be quite visual and easier to understand with step-by-step images. You might want to search online for visual tutorials or written patterns to follow along more easily.