SQUARED AFRICAN FLOWER MOTIF CROCHET TUTORIAL

SQUARED AFRICAN FLOWER MOTIF CROCHET TUTORIAL

Materials/Tools:

Hook Size 4mm (size G)

3 Colours of yarn

Scissors

Darning needle

Stitch marker (optional)

Foundation Row: Start with a magic ring using colour A.

R1: (use colour A) ch3,1dc ch1, *2dc, ch1** rep from *to**6 more times. Slip stitch to beginning stitch (16sts) Fasten off colour A

R2: Attach colour B to any ch1 space. ch3,1dc ch1 2dc to ch1 space, skip next 2sts *2dc ch1 2dc to next  ch1 space** Rep from * to **  6 more times. Slip stitch to top of beginning ch3. [8 double 2dc clusters]

R3:  (Slip stitch to the ch1 space between 2dc cluster) ch3, 6dc to same space, ch1, *7dc into next ch1 space, ch1** Rep from * to ** till last chain1 space. Slip stitch to top of beginning ch3. [8clusters of 7dc each] Fasten off colour B.

SQUARED AFRICAN FLOWER MOTIF ABBREVATIONS USED

Ch = chain stitch

sc= single crochet

hdc- half double crochet

dc – double crochet

rep – repeat

tre – treble

st(s) – stitch(es)

R4: (Attach colour C to first stitch of any of the cluster.) ch1, sc to same stitch, 1sc to each of the next 6sts. 1dc into space between the 2dc of the previous row. *1sc to each of the next 7sts. 1dc into space between the 2dc of the previous row.** Rep from * to ** 6 more times. Slip stitch to top of beginning sc. Fasten off colour C.

R5: (Attach colour B to any of the dc) ch1 skip next st, sc each to next 4sts, ch1, skip next 2 sts, work 3tr+ch3+3tr to the next st (dc from last row) (1st corner created),

R5 step 2- * ch1 skip next 2sts, sc each to next 4sts, ch1 skip next st, 1hdc to the next st (dc from last row) skip next st, sc each to next 4sts, ch1 skip next 2sts, work 3tr+ch3+3tr to the next st (dc from last row) (2nd corner created)** Rep from * to ** twice. ch1 skip next 2sts, sc each to next 4sts, ch1 skip next st, hdc to dc. Slip stitch to top of first sc. [4corners] Fasten off colour B.

CROCHET FINAL ROUND

R6: (Attach colour C to any of the corner space) ch2, 2hdc+ch3+3hdc into the same corner space. (count ch2 as part of st) *2hdc in the next ch1 space,1hdc on each of the next 4sts, 2hdc in the ch1 space, 1sc on next st (hdc from previous round), 1hdc on each of the next 4sts, 2hdc in the ch1 space, (3hdc+ch3+3hdc) into the ch3 corner space**. Repeat from * to ** twice. 2hdc in the next ch1 space,1hdc on each of the next 4sts, 2hdc in the ch1 space, 1sc on next st (hdc from previous round) 1hdc on each of the next 4sts, 2hdc in the ch1 space, Slip stitch to top of beginning ch2. [4corners] Fasten off.

Feel free to share with your friends. You can also connect and subscribe with us on Instagram, YouTube and Facebook. Just click the buttons below:

You can advertise or donate to support the maintenance and sustenance of the Website so it can continue to provide valuable rich content. Complete the contact form to get in touch with us.

I hope you find this post valuable. Please comment to encourage me. Relate your experience and let me know how best I can adapt the post to meet your spiritual needs. Read Daily Spirit inspired devotionals here

Leave a comment