What you'll need
You can choose any yarn you like to crochet this flower. Just to give you an idea of the size, with cotton thread size 10 and crochet hook size 2 mm, the flower is going to be about 6 cm (2,36 inches) in diameter.
You will also need a needle to weave in loose ends and a pair of scissors.
Make a magic ring.
- Round 1: Ch 1, sc in ring, (ch 3, sc in ring) 11 times, pull the thread end to tighten the ring, ch 1, hdc in first sc (counts as last ch-3 sp).
- Round 2: Ch 1, sc in same sp, (ch 3, sc in next ch-3 sp) 11 times, ch 1, hdc in first sc (counts as last ch-3 sp).
- Round 3: Ch 1, sc in same sp, ch 6, sc in next ch-3 sp, (ch 3, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 6, sc in next ch-3 sp) 5 times, ch 1, hdc in first sc (counts as last ch-3 sp).
- Round 4: Ch 1, sc in same sp, in next ch-6 sp work (5 dc, ch 3, 5 dc), *sc in next ch-3 sp, in next ch-6 sp work (5 dc, ch 3, 5 dc); repeat from * around. Join with sl st in first sc.
Fasten off and weave in loose ends.
|hdc||half double crochet|
|sl st||slip stitch|
||work instructions the number of times specified or work instructions in the stitch or space indicated or contains explanatory remarks|
|*||work instructions following * as many times as indicated|
You can use it to make as many flowers as you like for yourself or as gifts for friends, but please don't make any for sale. Please feel free to borrow photos if you want to blog about this project, but remember to credit me and link back to the original source. Do not reproduce my entire tutorial on your site. Thanks!