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.
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.