Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Key Ring Bobbles
Lion Brand® Bonbons®
Pattern Number: L20364 Always know where you put your keys with these keychains with bobbles.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size



601-660 Bonbons Yarn: Celebrate

Metallic: Sparkling peach, red, hot pink, purple, pea green, emerald, light blue, and dark blue

Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.99

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size E-4 (3.5 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.30

Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
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Estimated Price: $ 2.49

Additional Materials
Large-eyed needle with sharp tip Fiberfill stuffing Key rings or lanyard hooks Jump rings, about 3/8 in. (10 mm) diameter
Small Bobble = About 3/4 in. (2 cm) diameter Large Bobble = About 1 in. (2.5 cm) diameter
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

sc2tog (sc 2 sts together) (Insert hook in next st and draw up a loop) twice, yarn over and draw through all 3 loops on hook – 1 st decreased.

Each Bobble is worked in continuous rnds.

Do not turn and do not join rnds.

Make sizes and numbers of Bobbles as desired, using yarn colors as desired.


LARGE BOBBLE With color of your choice, ch 2.

Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook; do not join, work in continuous rnds (spiral).

Place marker in first sc for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.

Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each sc around - 12 sts at the end of this rnd.

Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st; rep from * around - 18 sts.

Rnds 4-7: Sc in each st around.

Stuff piece.

Rnd 8: *Sc2tog, sc in next st; rep from * around - 12 sts.

Rnd 9: *Sc2tog; rep from * around - 6 sts.

Fasten off.

SMALL BOBBLE With color of your choice, ch 2.

Rnds 1 and 2: Rep Rnds 1 and 2 of Large Bobble.

Rnds 3-5: Sc in each st around.

Stuff piece.

Rnd 6: *Sc2tog; rep from * around - 6 sts.

Fasten off.

FINISHINGWeave in ends.

Braid 1.

Cut 3 strands of yarn in desired color, each about 16 in.

(40.5 cm) long.

Hold strands of yarn together and fold in half.

Use crochet hook to draw fold through jump ring, forming a loop.

Draw ends of yarn through this loop and pull to tighten.


Divide strands into 3 groups of 2 strands each and braid together for about 1 in.

(2.5 cm).

Knot strands together.

Thread 3 strands at a time into sharp needle and draw needle through one or more Bobbles as desired.


When desired number have been strung, knot braid after last Bobble.

Trim ends.


Attach the jump ring to the key ring or lanyard hook.

beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)

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