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Layered Petals Flower Motif

A pretty layered petals flower motif you can make at any time throughout the year, it is a fun project you can use for most items, bags, blankets or clothing etc. if you need that bit of extra decoration It only takes a small amount of yarn so is also good as a stash buster too.

layered petals flower motif

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Layered Petals Flower Motif               CNC75

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Abbreviations USA
RS.      Right Side

sc.       Single Crochet
hdc.    Half Double Crochet
dc.      Double Crochet
trc.     Treble Crochet
rpt.     Repeat
sl st.   Slip Stitch
Inc.    Increase

I have used:-
Small amount of Stylecraft Special DK

OR an equivalent yarn would be:-
Small amount of Worsted Weight #3 Yarn

4.50mm Crochet Hook

Worked in rounds without turning throughout.

Make a magic circle, (RS) ch1, 6sc in circle, pull loose thread of yarn to close, sl st to first sc on beginning of round.

Round 2 – (Inc Row) ch1, 2sc in base of ch1, 2sc in each sc to end, sl st to first sc on beginning of row. (12sc)

Round 3 – On this round work in the front loop of the stitch only ch1, (1sc, 1hdc, 3dc, 1hdc, 1sc) in base of ch1, (this forms a petal) * skip 1sc, (1sc, 1hdc, 3dc, 1hdc, 1sc) in next sc, *rpt from * to * to last sc, skip last sc, sl st to first sc. (6 petals made)

You can change color here if you wish.

Round 4 – ch1, work 1sc in the back loop of the sc behind the next petal, * ch3, skip 1sc, 1sc in back loop of the sc behind the next petal, * rpt from * to * to end, ch3,
sl st to first sc on beginning of round. (6, ch3 spaces)

Round 5 – ch1, (1sc, 1hdc, 1dc, 4trc, 1dc, 1hdc, 1sc) in each ch3 space to end, sl st to first sc on beginning of round. Fasten off.

Finishing – Weave in and trim off any loose ends of yarn.

Hope you enjoy this free crochet pattern for a layered petals flower motif, don’t forget to pin!

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See more pretty free crochet flower patterns:-
Folded Petal FlowerSmall Flower AppliqueFlower Motif
Curved Edge FlowerSpring FlowerPopcorn Flower  Pretty Flower
Flower WheelFlower AppliqueSix Petal FlowerDinky Flower Applique

Carnation Flower Applique
hope you enjoy all the designs, happy crocheting!


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To PRINT the pattern only, highlight by clicking at the start of the pattern, hold the mouse down, scroll down and release at the end of the pattern.
Go to FILE, PRINT, (usually top left of browser) when your printer box appears choose selection in the page range.

The easiest way is to copy your selection and paste into a text program (ie, word, notepad etc) it may need tiding up, then print.



Una Genty

Wednesday 18th of October 2017

Looking forward to trying to make these beautiful flowers.