CROCHET PATTERNS (Pattern #57 Alpine Clematis) – 365 Flower Bouquet Project

Introduction

365 Flower Bouquet Project – PATTERN DIRECTORY, the landing page of my blog contains links to all the flower crochet patterns I've designed so far.

If you are familiar with Ravelry and you’d like to have a go at my crochet patterns, join us at 365 Crochet Flowers Bouquet on Ravelry.

The next few crochet designs I will dedicate to the beautiful Clematis flowers. No other climber can match their popularity. I will start the celebration with Clematis Alpina.

There are two basic types out there: the Species group, which have smaller flowers and bloom in spring and the Hybrids, which can be quite large and showier, blooming between May and October.

Clematis Alpina belongs to the Species group. The flowering vine bears blue, pink or purple 1-3 inch flowers on long stalks.

Inspiration

Alpine Clematis Crochet Pattern

Blue Clematis Alpina

Crochet Flower Clematis Alpina

How to Crochet the Alpine Clematis Flower?

Crochet Yarn

  • crochet cotton #5 colour A = white
  • crochet cotton #5 colour B = blue
  • embroidery cotton colour C = yellow.

Crochet Hook

  •  2mm steel hook.

Details of components

  • 4 blue sepals surrounding white petals and yellow stamens.

Crochet Pattern

Petals (5pcs.)Clematis crochet petals

Start: using A and 2mm hook

R1: (2ch, skip 1ch, 1dc in the first ch)x5

R2: (5ch, 4dc, 1sl st in the dc, 1sl st in next dc)x5. Change to colour B, finish off A.

Stamens (5pcs.)Crochet Stamens

R1: (7ch, 6sl st)x5. Finish off C.

Sepals (4pcs.)Crochet Clematis Sepal

Start: using B and 2mm hook

R1: 17ch, skip 1ch, 15sc, 3sc in the next st and continue with 13sc on the other edge of petal

and 2sts-sc dec, skip last st, 1ch

R2: 4sl st, 11sc, 3sc in next st, 13sc, 2sts-sc dec, skip last st, 1ch

R4: 4sl st, 11sc, 3sc in next st, 11sc, 1sl st. Finish off colour B. Make 4 sepals.

Assembly

Roll the stamens, then the petals and secure them together. Position two of the sepals opposite to each other and secure then to the centre piece. Position the remaining two sepals between the first sepals and secure them all.

Roll stamens and petals together attach sepals  attach the last two sepals

Conclusion

This is it!  The Crochet Pattern for the Clematis Alpina Flower is ready!  

Clematis Alpina crochet flowerCrochet Clematis Pattern

All photographs and pattern instructions are the copyright of Meli Bondre. All patterns are for your personal use only.

If you have stumbled upon this page and you haven't heard about the 365 Crochet Flowers Bouquet Project, then feel free to check out the other crochet patterns that I've designed in the last couple of months!

Happy Crocheting!

-Camelia smiley

About Camelia

Irish based knitwear designer
This entry was posted in Crochet Patterns and tagged , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply