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Yay! It’s that time again, a Mad Mad Makers Blog Hop! Have you visited any of the other blog on the hop yet? There are links down at the bottom of this post so you can do that. Now that it’s finally getting cold where I live, I’m trying to get into the Winter spirit. On Tuesday I released a fun bonnet (the Willow), which will be great for the Winter, and on Monday I released the Josephine Stockings (on sale for $1.99 right now). So, I’m trying! But until recently it wasn’t really cold so I was still in warmer weather mode, but today I bring you snowflakes!
This pattern is a bit like my Snowflakes Necklace pattern, I updated it, thought, to give the flakes bigger points and a larger body. While I was working this pattern up I did notice how cute it would be as a table runner (just connecting the ch 4 spaces on row 5 and doing row 6 after you’ve made the design the size you want). Either way, I hope you enjoy a very quick and cute snowflake pattern by me! Happy Happy!
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- US G (4.00 mm) crochet hook
- Cotton yarn
- I just used some that I had hanging around, can’t remember the brand
- Tapestry/ yarn needle
- 4” x 4″ = 16 scs x 18 rows
Terms/ stitches used:
- Magic Circle
- St: stitch
- Slip st: slip stitch
- Ch: chain
- Sc: single crochet
- Hdc: half double crochet
- DC: double crochet
- This pattern is worked in the round, with a slip st into the first st of the row.
- Ch 1 on some rows does not count as a stitch.
- To make a runner: don’t do row 6 and secure the motifs together using the ch 4 spaces from row 5.
- The color changes are listed below, you don’t have to change colors if you don’t want to. Color A is dark blue, color B is light blue, and color C is white in the photo below.
- Create these with crochet thread and a 2.25 mm crochet hook and then you’ve got adorable snowflake earrings!
- Height: (point to point) 5.75″
- Width: 4.75″
Color A: Row 1: Create a magic circle, ch 1, sc 6 times into the circle, slip st into the first st – 6 scs
Row 2: Ch 5 (counts as dc + ch 2), *dc into the next st, ch 2,* repeat from * to * 4 more times, slip st into the st – 6 dcs
Row 3: Ch 1, sc into the same st a join, [hdc, dc, ch 2, dc, hdc] into the next ch 2 space, *sc into the next st, [hdc, dc, ch 2, dc, hdc] into the next ch 2 space,* repeat from * to * 4 more times, slip st into the first st – 6 scs, 12 hdcs, 12 dcs
Fasten off with this color.
Color B: Row 4: Slip st into a ch 2 space, ch 1, sc into the same st, ch 6, *sc into the next ch 2 space, ch 6,* repeat from * to * 4 more times, slip st into the first sc – 6 scs
Row 5: Ch 1, sc into the same st as join, [hdc, 4 dc, ch 4, 4 dc, hdc] into the next ch 6 space, *sc into the next sc, [hdc, 4 dc, ch 4, 4 dc, hdc] into the next ch 6 space,* repeat from * to * 4 more times, slip st into the first sc – 6 scs, 12 hdcs, 48 dcs
Fasten off with this color.
Color C: Row 6: Skip the same st as join, skip the next hdc, skip the next dc, slip st into the next st, ch 1, sc into the same st you slip sted into, sc into the next 2 sts, [2 sc, picot, 2 sc] into the next ch 4 space, sc into the next 3 sts, ch 5, skip the next dc & hdc & sc & hdc & dc,* sc into the next 3 sts, [2 sc, picot, 2 sc] into the next ch 4 space, sc into the next 3 sts, ch 5, skip the next dc & hdc & sc & hdc & dc,* repeat from * to * 4 more times, slip st into the first sc – 60 scs
Tada! I hope you like this pattern and use it for lots of cute appliques or a coaster pack or even a table runner and I greatly hope you share photos with me on Facebook, IG (with the tag #DivineDebris) or on Ravelry!