CROCHET PATTERNS (Irish Flower Crochet Pattern #116 Daisy) – 365 Crochet Flowers Bouquet Project


Daisy crochet pattern in Irish Crochet Style

The following flower pattern is based on an antique Irish crochet motif from Priscilla Irish Crochet Book No.1, published by The Priscilla Publishing Co., Boston, Massachusetts in 1912.

How to Crochet a Daisy in Irish Crochet Style?

Daisy flower crochet pattern

Crochet Yarn

  • crochet cotton Size 5 colour A orange multi, Size 5 colour B = white.

Crochet Hook

  • 1.75 mm steel hook.

Flower Crochet Pattern

Prepare a 52 inch long 2-strand padding cord by folding in half a piece of thread colour B.Daisy centre

Start: wrap 5 times working thread colour A around a pencil, pull loops off

R1: cover with 12sc, join with sl st, turn. Change to colour B, join in the padding cord, fasten off ADaisy crochet petal

R2: make 12sc on the padding cord alone, turn

R3:  make 1sc in each of the 12sts from R2, 1sc in the ring, turnDaisy crochet petals

R4: make 1sc in the first 8sts from R3, skip the rest 4sts and make 4sc on the cord alone, turn.

Repeat R3-R4 until you have 12 petals. Fasten off colour B. Join the first and the last petal with a needle and thread and sew a small ring in the centre.

Daisy joining petals

Small RingDaisy small ring

Wind the working thread 14 times around a 2mm steel hook, slip off the loops and cover with 20sc.


That’s all! The flower crochet pattern is ready!

Daisy crochet motifDaisy flower crochet pattern

All photographs and crochet patterns 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 crochet patterns that I've designed so far!

Happy Crocheting!


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4 Responses to CROCHET PATTERNS (Irish Flower Crochet Pattern #116 Daisy) – 365 Crochet Flowers Bouquet Project

  1. beckie says:

    I have looked at the daisy in Pricilla book 1 and it lays flat. When I do this flower it looks like the one above. What is the difference and how do i make it lay flat?

  2. Camelia says:

    Hi Beckie, I've posted an answer to your question. Please check out the link.

    I hope it will help.


  3. Esther says:

    I love Irish crochet, yet my eyes struggle with the super tiny fibers & hooks. So very happy to see your upgrades to these lovely designs. Thank you so much!!!!

  4. Holly says:

    I don’t understand what the padding cord is and what it’s used for??

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