Each layer of this triple layered flower is made with the instructions below. You can make flowers with as many layers as you want. The trick is to use different sizes of yarns and hooks.
Just to give you an idea of the size, if you crochet this flower with cotton thread size 10 and 2 mm crochet hook, it will measure about 4 cm (about 1,5 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, (3 sc, ch 3) 6 times, pull the thread end to tighten the ring, join with sl st in first sc.
- Round 2: * Sl st in 2nd sc, in ch-3 sp work (sl st, ch 3, 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc, ch 3, sl st); repeat from * 6 times, join with sl st in first sl st.
Fasten off and weave in loose ends.
Crochet a flower with only one layer or crochet two or more different sized layers, altering yarn and hook size and stack them one on top of the other. Sew through all the layers, fastening the whole flower together. Embellish with a bead, button or rhinestone.
See also this super cute flower Crochet Flower Aphrodite.