Saturday, October 22, 2011
The Crochet Flower
This is a great flower you can make to attach to a simple knit hat (like the Knit Cap) or to a pin or clip to wear in your hair, or perfect a great outfit. Nothing tops an outfit like a big statement flower.
Supplies: 1/2 a skein of worsted weight yarn, G hook
Chain 4. Attach to the first ch with a sl st forming one small loop.
Foundation Row 1: 9 Sc into the center of the loop. Join with sl st.
Petal Row 1: (Ch 2. 3 Dc into next st. Ch 2 and sl st into next st) 5 times.
Foundation Row 2: (Sl st around base of center Dc of petal. Ch 3.) 5 times.
Petal Row 2: (Ch 2. 3 Dc into ch-space of previous row. Ch 2 and sl st into sl st of foundation row.) 5 times.
Foundation Row 3: (Ch 3. Sl st around the base of the center Dc of the petal. Ch 3. Sl st into sl st of previous row.) 5 times.
Petal Row 3: (Ch 2. 3 Dc into ch-space of foundation row. Ch 2. Sl st into sl st of previous row) 10 times.
Foundation Row 4: (Sl st around the base of the center Dc of the petal. Ch 3.) 10 times.
Petal Row 4: (Ch 2. 3 Dc into ch- space of foundation row. Ch 2. Sl st into sl st of previous row.) 10 times.
Cut and bind off. Hand sew this awesome flower onto a hat, hair clip, or pin and wear with style! Email me at SansLimitesCrochet@gmail.com with questions!