Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Abstract Flower Motif No. 8

Abstract Flower Motif No. 8

Abstract Flower Motif No. 8

Materials
4 colors of worsted weight cotton yarn (I used Lily Sugar'n Cream in White, Yellow, Hot Green, and Mod Blue.)
Size H (5mm) hook
(Of course you could try any other weight yarn and an appropriate hook!)

Size
11 inch diameter

Directions (Written in US Crochet Terms)
With Color A
Rnd 1- In magic circle, ch 3, 11 dc, sl st to top of ch 3, fasten off.
Rnd 2- Join Color B in any st with a sc, ch 3, (sc, ch 3) in next st and each st 
       around, sl st to first sc, fasten off.
Rnd 3- Join Color C in any ch 3 space, ch 3, dc in same space, ch 1, 
       (2 dc, ch 1) in next ch 3 space and each ch 3 space around, sl st to top 
       of ch 3, fasten off.
Rnd 4- Join Color D in any ch 1 space, ch 3, 2 dc in same space, ch 2, 
       (3 dc, ch 2) in next ch 1 space and each ch 1 space around, sl st to top 
       of ch 3, fasten off.
Rnd 5- Join Color B with a sc in first dc of any 3 dc group, sc in each of next 
       2 sts, 2 sc in ch 2 space, (sc in next 3 sts, 2 sc in next ch 2 space) 
       around, sl st to first sc, fasten off.
Rnd 6- Join Color A in any sc, ch 6, tr in same st, skip 2 sts, *(tr, ch 2, tr) in 
       next st, skip 2 sts, repeat from * around, sl st to 4th ch of ch 6, fasten 
       off.
Rnd 7- Join Color C in any ch 2 space, ch 3, 2 dc in same space, ch 2, 
       (3 dc, ch 2) in next ch 2 space and each ch 2 space around, sl st to top 
       of ch 3, fasten off.
Rnd 8- Join Color D with sc in any middle dc of 3 dc group, sc in next sc, 
       2 sc in next ch 2 space, *sc in each of next 3 dc, 2 sc in next ch 2 space, 
       repeat from * around, ending with sc in last sc, sl st to first sc, DON'T 
       fasten off.
Rnd 9- Ch 4, [(dc, ch 1) 4 times, dc] in same st, skip 4 sts, 
       *[(dc, ch 1) 5 times, dc] in next st, skip 4 sts, repeat from * around, sl st 
       to 3rd ch of ch 4, fasten off.
Rnd 10- Join Color B with sc in first ch 1 space of shell, 
       (2 sc in next ch 1 space) 3 times, sc in next ch 1, sl st over and in 
       between middle 2 sc's of Rnd 8, *sc in next ch 1 space, 
       (2 sc in next ch 1 space) 3 times, sc in next ch 1, sl st over and in 
       between middle 2 sc's of Rnd 8, repeat from * around, sl st to first sc, 
       fasten off, sew in ends.

Block if desired. (I lightly pinned out my motifs, sprayed them with water and let them dry over night.)

Copyright Kate Jenks, Signed With an Owl. Pattern is for personal use, so please don't redistribute or resell it in any shape or form. If you share finished items online, or sell anything made from my patterns, please give me credit as the designer and link to my blog. Thank you!

Abstract Flower Motif No. 8

7 comments:

  1. Just lovely, Kate. I especially like the scallop edging on this one! It's such a nice soft yellow too!

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  2. This is beautiful Kate! Also love the colors, so fresh and summerlike.

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  3. Love this so much! Thank you for the pattern :)

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    1. I'm so glad you like it!!
      Happy crocheting!
      Kate :}

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