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CROCHET STRAWBERRY & FLOWER

Crochet Strawberry Flower

UK crochet stitches used in pattern.

 

With yellow yarn 3.50mm hook chain  4, join with slip stitch to form a ring.

Round 1: Chain 1, 7 double crochet into ring, join with slip stitch to form a ring.

                                                                                                              (8 stitches)

Change to white yarn and attach.

Round 2: *Work 1 double crochet, 1 half treble and 1treble in next stitch, then  work 1treble, 1 half treble, 1 double crochet  in following stitch. Repeat this three more times to create 4 petals. Fasten off.

Crochet Strawberry

(UK crochet stitches used in pattern)

 

With red yarn and 3.50mm  hook chain 4, join with as to form a ring.

Round 1: Chain 1, 6 double crochet  into ring, join with slip stitch to first stitch. (6 stitches)

Round 2: Chain 1, * 1 double crochet into next stitch, 2 double crochet into next stitch repeat from * to end, Slip Stitch to first stitch. (9 sts)

Round 3: As row 2. ( 13stitches)

Round 4 and 5: Chain 1, 1 double crochet  into every stitch to end, join with slip stitch to first stitch.

Round 6: As row 2. (19 stitches)

Round 7: Chain 1, 1 double crochet into every stitch to end, slip stitch to first stitch.

Round 8: Chain 1, 1 double crochet in first stitch then *double crochet 2 together, 1 double crochet into next stitch, repeat from *, slip stitch to first stitch. (13 stitches)

Round 9: Chain 1. double crochet 2 together to end, 1 double crochet in last stitch  (7 stitches)

Fasten off, leaving a long tail for sewing up.

 

How to double crochet 2 together:

Insert the hook into next stitch, wrap the yarn round the hook, and draw a loop through, repeat this step into the next stitch, (3 loops on hook), Wrap the yarn and draw through all 3 loops on hook.

 

Strawberry Tops

With green yarn and 3.50mm  hook chain 4, join with slip stitch to form a ring

Round 1: Chain 1, 10 double crochet into ring, slip stitch to first stitch.

Round 2: *Chain 4, 1 double crochet into second chain from hook, half treble in next chain, 1 treble in next chain, miss 1 stitch then slip stitch next stitch. Repeat from * 4 more times. Slip stitch to finish into first stitch of round.

 

Leave a tail of yarn for sewing onto strawberry.