The Small Leaf Motif :: Crochet Stitch #90

Stitch Description

The Small Leaf Motif creates a small pointed leaf shape. The Small Leaf Motif would be great for embellishing projects, fall leaf garlands or using with flower motifs!

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Chain Stitch
Single Crochet
Half Double Crochet
Double Crochet

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 1

  Pattern Repeat 
Chain 12

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain:Chain 12

    Note: Work leaf on both sides of the foundation chain.
  • Row 1: 5 dc in the 4th ch from hook, 1 dc in each of the next 4 ch, 1 hdc in each of next 2 ch, 1 sc in next ch, [sc, ch 3, sc] in last ch (point of leaf). Working across opposite side of foundation ch, 1 sc in next ch, 1 hdc in each of next 2 ch, 1 dc in each of next 4 ch, 5 dc in next ch, ch 3, Sl st in same st as last dc, end off.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Small Leaf Motif

Example of the Small Leaf Motif

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