Flower of the day is a Pink Blossom from Louise.
Pink Blossom Crochet Pattern
How To Crochet the Flower Blossom?
- embroidery cotton colour A = dark pink, colour B = light pink, colour C =green.
- 2mm steel hook.
Details of components
- dark pink centre which for which we will crochet a ball
- light pink petals all around the central ball
- green sepals.
Crocheting the ball
_Start: using A and 2mm hook, make 3ch, join with sl st, 1ch
R1: make 6sc in the ring, join with sl st, continue in round
R2: (work 2sc in the next sc, 1sc in the next sc) x3 = 9sts, join with sl st, 1ch
R3: 9sc, join with sl st, 1ch
R4: 9sc, join with sl st, 1ch
R5: (2sts-sc dec, 1sc in the next sc) x 3 = 6sts, join with sl st, 1ch
R6: (2sts-sc dec, 1sc in the next sc) x 2 = 3sts, join with sl st. Change to colour B. Finish off A.
Crocheting the Pink Petals
_Start: using B and 2mm hook
R1: (make 3ch, skip 2ch, 1dc in the next ch) x 8, 1ch
R2: (1sc, 1dc, 2tr, 1dc, 1sc) x 8 = 8 petals. Finish off colour B.
Crocheting the Sepals
Start: using C and 2mm hook, make 3ch, join in ring with sl st, 1ch
R1: make 3sc in the ring, 1sl st, 1ch. Continue working in spiral 9sc, join with sl st, 1ch
R2: make 2sc in each of the 3sc = 6sc, join with sl st, 1ch
R3: make 2sc in each of the 6sc = 12sc, join with sl st, 1ch
R4: (1picot, 1 sl st) x 12, join with sl st. Finish off and hide all tails.
Thread a needle with A and secure petals around the central ball.
Thread the tapestry needle with colour C, position the petal ball inside the sepals' holder and stitch together.
This is it! Pink Blossom is ready!
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