Tuesday, May 17, 2011
~ flower coaster ~
- 4-ply ww acrylic
- J hook
Size: approximately 4 1/2" across
- ch 2 at beginning of Rnds 1 & 2 do not count as a st
- I crochet tight so you may want to adjust the size of your crochet hook
Rnd 1: With yellow, ch 3, 12 dc in 3rd ch from hook. Join with a sl st to 1st dc. (12 dc)
Rnd 2: Ch 2, 2 dc in same st. 2 dc in each dc around. Join as before. End off. (24 dc)
Rnd 3 (front petals): Join pink with a sc to any dc, ch 3, skip next dc. *Sc in next dc, ch 3, skip next dc. Repeat from * around. Join with a sl st to 1st sc.
Rnd 4 (front petals): Sl st into ch-3 space, (ch 1, sc, hdc, dc, hdc, sc) in same ch-3 space. (Sc, hdc, dc, hdc, sc) in each ch-space around. Join as before. End off.
Rnd 3 (back petals): Holding front petals toward you, join pink with a sc in any skipped sc, ch 4. *Sc in next skipped sc, ch 4. Repeat from * around. Join with a sl st to 1st sc.
Rnd 4 (back petals): Sl st into ch-4 space, (ch 1, sc, hdc, 2 dc, hdc, sc) in same ch-4 space. (Sc, hdc, 2 dc, hdc, sc) in each ch-4 space around. Join as before. End off.
***Debi Y's version***
Posted by hooksandyarns
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That is soooooo pretty. I love it!ReplyDelete
Very nice Debi. I like the solid center--looks nice and seems like it would do a better job at keeping moisture from table tops.ReplyDelete
Oh, I love this....I want to make one that looks like a sun flower! Thanks!ReplyDelete
liking this..I think I will try it in cotton..I think it might asorb more in my humid climate..thanks!ReplyDelete
Oh Debi, this is too cute! I *love* flowers, and I do believe I am going to have to try some of these. Thanks for sharing the directions. :DReplyDelete
Very pretty Debi, thank you for sharing your pattern. Hope your week is going well. :-)ReplyDelete
What a sweet coaster! Thank you so much for sharing your pattern my friend.ReplyDelete
To get through the hardest journey we need take only one step at a time, but we must keep on stepping. - - Chinese Proverb
Thanks Debi for this very pretty pattern!!ReplyDelete
Sara - great idea to make a sunflower. :)
Love this Debi. So pretty, I have to make some!ReplyDelete
It is lovely Debi :))ReplyDelete
Thank you! Can't wait to try it.ReplyDelete
Love your banner...if you made those, they are awesomeReplyDelete
Thank you Sandy - yes, I crocheted the scrappy round ripples in my banner. Quick and easy to do. :)