Puff Stitch Crochet Flower

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Materials:*G hook*Worsted weight Yarn in 2 colors (I used Paton’s Cotton Blend)*yarn needle*Scissors

Notes:

This pattern creates 6 petals. Each petal is created over 2 sts in the established 12 ch loop.

Finished flower has a diameter of about 2″

Pattern:

Ch 4, slst to first ch to form a loop

Rnd 1: Ch 1, work 12 scs into loop

Change ColorRnd 2: s lst into first ch, *Ch 3

In same stitch: yarn over, insert hook into same stitch, yarn over and pull up a loop as tall as your beginning ch 3 creating a long loop, *yarn over, insert hook into same stitch, yarn over and pull up a long loop* 2 times,

In the next stitch: In yarn over, insert hook into next stitch, yarn over and pull up a long loop, (Yarn over, insert hook into same stitch, yarn over and pull up a long loop) 2 times.

Yarn over and pull through all loops on hook.

Petal formed. Ch 2, slst into next stitch.

Repeat From * four more times.Ch 3, yarn over, insert hook into next stitch, yarn over and pull up a long loop, (yarn over, insert hook into same stitch, yarn over and pull up a long loop) 2 times, yarn over, insert hook into next stitch, yarn over and pull up a long loop, (yarn over, insert hook into same stitch, yarn over and pull up a long loop) 2 times. Yarn over and pull through all loops on hook. Ch 2 and slst into same st.Fasten off and weave in ends.

Step by Step Instructions:

12 ch loop:

Change color, ch 3

Begin creating loops:

More loops:

More Petals, more loops:

Slip stitch in original loop to finish:

Flip over and VOILA!

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