Copyright © 2004 Joyce A. Hodnett
Materials: W. Wt. 4 ply acrylic yarn: Small Amounts of Red, Green, White, and Yellow; hook sizes
with yellow, chain 4, join to form a ring.
1: Ch 3, work 11 dc in ring (12 dc)
with slip stitch in 3rd chain of beginning ch-3.
End off yellow.
2: Join red with sl st in any dc, * ch 7, sc in 2nd ch from
hook, hdc in next chain,
dc in each of the next 2 ch, hdc
in next chain, sc in last
chain, sc in next dc. Repeat
* around until a total of 12 petals are made. End
last repeat with sl st to the 1st sc, end off.
3: Join green with a sl st in any sc between the petals of
round. * Ch 3, working
behind petals, skip next
make 1 dc in the next sc
between petals. Repeat
from * around, ending with ch 3. Join with sl st in the
3rd ch of
Rnd 4: * Ch 8, sc in the 2nd chain from hook, hdc in
next ch, dc
in next ch, tr in next chain, dc in next chain, hdc next ch,
sc in last chain. Make
3 sc in the next ch-3 space.
Repeat from * around making 12 total petals; join with
sl st at the base of 1st petal. End off.
Rnd 5: Join white with sl st in the 1st sc of any 3
sc group of
previous rnd. Make 2 sc in the same sc, sc in middle sc;
make 2 sc in the next sc. * Holding green petal forward,
make 2 sc in the 1st sc of next
group, sc in the middle sc,
2 sc in the last sc of the same group. Repeat from *
around, ending with sl st in 1st
Rnd 6: Ch 3, dc in the next
sc, YO hook, insert hook in top of
next red petal and in next sc at the same time, YO, draw
loop thru st and petal, complete as for dc, dc in the next
sc, * ch 1, skip next sc, dc in the next 2 sc, work next dc
and catch the tip of next red petal as before and make
dc in next sc. Repeat from * around, ending with ch 1,
skip 1 stitch, join with sl st to top of beginning
Rnd 7: Ch 3, dc in every dc and dc in every ch-1 sp around. join
with sl st to top of beginning ch-3.
Ch 10 or more (for hanging thingie), join it with a sl st
in the same st, make
a dc in next dc, * dc in next dc and
catch the tip of the next green
petal as before, dc in the
next 4 dc. Repeat from * around, joining
to the base
of the hanging loop.
End off and weave in ends.
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