My crochet rose flower will make a thoughtful Valentine gift.
Whether you make it into a hair tie, napkin ring, or use it to decorate a sweater, hat, scarf, the applications are many and varied. You will find there are unlimited possibilities for this Valentine day idea.
This beautiful crochet flower will help you create many a unique gift.
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Materials: Red 8ply yarn, 3.5mm crochet hook, red sequins and/or beads [optional], green 8ply yarn for stem.
Measurements: 7cm [2.75ins] across.
Stitches: Chain, Slip Stitch, Treble, Double treble, Double crochet, picot [3ch, 1dc into 3rd ch from hook].
Valentine Gift Napkin Ring
Work 4ch and join with a ss to form a ring.
1st Round: Work *3ch, 1dtr, 1tr, 1dc into ring. Repeat from * 4 times omitting last dc, finishing by working las dc into base of 1st 3ch.
2nd Round: Work * 4ch, 1dc in next dc. Repeat from * to end.
3rd Round: Work 1ss into loop, *3ch, 1dtr, 1tr, 1dc into same loop, ss into next loop. Repeat from * finishing with 1dc into dc before 1st petal.
4th Round: Work * 5ch, 1dc in dc between petals. Repeat from * finishing with 1dc in last dc of previous round.
5th Round: Work 1ss into loop, *3ch, 1tr, 2dtr, 1tr, 1htr, 1dc into dc between loops, ss into next loop. Repeat from * finishing with 1dc into last dc on previous round. Fasten off.
Using dark green yarn, work 60ch and fasten to back of rose motif by threading between 2sts so that it can’t be seen from the right side.
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