I would love to share with you my crochet Flower tutorial.
I came up with this pattern last year… but only now I got my act together to write & post this tutorial for you. You see, coz I’m not driving around so much;)
I hope its easy to understand and if you have any questions please leave a comment or send me e-mail;)
~ Yuli Crochet Flower ~
You will need
~ 2 colors of DK yarn or any other yarn of your choice;
~ 4 mm hook;
~ tapestry needle
ch – chain;
sc – single crochet;
dc – double crochet;
sl.st. – slip stitch;
~ Pattern ~
Big flower layer
1st round – into magic loop: 3 ch + 15 dc. Join with sl.st into 3rd chain.
2nd round – 5 ch, dc into same space as 1st chain. * 1ch, miss 1, [dc, 2ch, dc] into next st * – rep 7 times. finish with 1 ch and sl.st into 3rd ch from beginning of this round.
3rd round – 1ch, 7 dc into 2ch space from previous round, *1sc into 1ch space, 7 dc into 2ch spac* – rep *-* 7 times. Finish with 1 sc into 1ch space and sl.st. into 1 ch from beginning of this round. Big layer of flower ready.
Small flower layer
1 round – Insert your hook in to dc st that we missed from 1st round of big flower and pull out loop and make 4 ch, * sl.st. into missed dc from 1st round of big flower, ch 3* rep *-* 7 times. Finish with sl.st into 1st chain of this round.
2nd round – *into 3chain space [1sc, 1ch, 4dc, 1ch, 1sc]* – rep *-* 8 times. Cut and fasten yarn. Flower completed ;)
Love this flower… you can use it on beanies, as a brooch or decorate cushions & blankets. I created granny square using this flower and looks great… another cushion in the making, so watch this blog coz new pics coming soon.
And here is a picture of my friend’s baby girl wearing beanie I designed for her over weekend and you see I used flower;) My friend loves beanie and I love this little model… isn’t she just gorgeous!?
Oh and meet my ” big baby ” … our 6 months old bulldog Mr. Z. I love him to bits… even when he snores like I never heard before)))
Enjoy making flowers! Thanks for stopping by and don’t forget to like my Facebook page for more posts and ideas.
Love, Yuli xx