The Primrose Motif :: Crochet Stitch #14

Stitch Description

The Primrose Motif is a simple flower pattern that works up very quickly. It’s a great way to practice color work for beginners. You can use this as an embellishment on hats, gloves, scarves, or blankets.

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Materials Used

Bonbons Yarn

Indulge in color with Bonbons, Lion Brand Yarn’ collections of 8 miniature balls of yarn. Each collection includes 8 shades, perfect for any project requiring multiple colors, such as amigurumi, colorwork, embroidery, and embellishments. Bonbons are also great for friendship bracelets and kids’ crafts.

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Addi Swing Ergonomic Crochet Hook

Skacel Addi Swing Hook was developed with comfort in mind. The handle is constructed of two plastics: one colorful and soft, and the other, white and firm. The two balance each other perfectly for just the right amount of flexibility.This is a crochet hook to love! The beautifully balanced handle rests perfectly in your hand as addi’s Turbo hook glides in and out of each stitch. With addi Swing Hooks you can say good-bye (and good riddance!) to cramped fingers forever.

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Single Crochet
Half Double Crochet
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Stitch Details

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  Row Count
Number of Rows: 3

  Pattern Repeat 
Ch 4, join with a Sl st to form a ring

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: Ch 4, join with a Sl st to form a ring

  • Round 1: With A, ch 4 (counts as a dc, ch 1), *1 dc in ring, ch 1; rep from * 6 times, join with a Sl st in 3rd ch of the beg ch-4, end off A.
  • Round 2: Join B in any ch-1 space, ch 2 (counts as first hdc), [1 dc, 1 tr, 1 dc, 1 hdc] in same space, [1 hdc, 1 dc, 1 tr, 1 dc, 1hdc] in each ch-1 space around, join with a Sl st to beg ch-2 (8-petals).
  • Round 3: Ch 1, *[2 sc in next st] 4 times, Sl st next st; rep from * 7 times more, join with a Sl st in first sc, end off.

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