How To Crochet Flower Tutorial
Flowers, no matter in what form, please everyone. A joyous vision
for eyes!!! Refreshing and splendored. Either they are real or artificial,
in vases or in prints, in gardens or on walls; in every form the
colors and the aura they generate can lighten up their mood.
Flowers have always been inspiration to me. Being obsessed with
crocheting gives me enough chance to make such pretty flowers to
adorn a dress, as brooches,
in hat pins, or even in fashion
jewelry which my daughter loves to wear.
Crochet flowers are easy to make if you know the ABC
of crochet. There are even online tutorial for simple crochet
flower, which you can get at the listed websites.
But right now I’m about to teach you how to make a very basic
yet adorable crochet flower.
All you need is a simple crochet
hook and two or three colors of wool. Why wool? You can even
make it with other threads as well but I love making it with wool.
But make sure that the width of the wool is appropriate to adjust
with the hook size.
With the first color, chain 6. Go back into the first chain and
work a dc and then chain 2. Repeat it for 7 times and all into the
You will get 8 spokes now. Join up the circle with a sl st into
the third chain on the left (which is the third chain of the first
spoke). Now you have to make (sc, ch 1, 2 dc, ch 1, sc) all into
one of the arches you have created.
This is how the petals are created. Again repeat it in over all
8 arches and you have the first flower. Join with a sl st to the
first sc on the first petal. Cut off.
Turn over the flower. With the next color, whatever you choose,
make a slip knot and put the crochet hook under a first color spoke
and pull the second color wool through.
You now have 2 stitches on your hook, pull the hook through to
make one. Chain 6 and work a dc on the next spoke, chain 3. Repeat
this dc, chain 3 on each spoke.
Then make a sl st into the third chain of the first row that you
did. Turn the whole thing over to the right side. Pull the first
color petals slightly forward and work (sc, chain 1, 3 dc, chain
1, sc) over each arch. Join with a sl st into the first sc. Cast
Now your flower is ready. You can make two, three, four or even
five whirls with different or even same color.
Every whirl will increase the size of the flower. Make it as you