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 a 2 mm crochet hook, the flower is going to be about 5,5 cm (2,16 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 4 (counts as dc plus ch 1), (dc in ring, ch 1) 6 times, pull the thread end to tighten the ring and join with sl st in 3rd ch of first ch4.
- Round 2: Ch 1, sc in same st, (ch 5, sc in next dc) 6 times, ch 5 and join with sl st in first sc.
- Round 3: * Ch 4, in ch-5 sp work (1 tr, 1 dtr, ch 1, 1 dtr, 1 tr), ch 4, sl st in next sc; repeat from * around.
Fasten off and weave in loose ends.
One more pretty flower, this one with six pointy petals in Crochet Flower Alcyone.