CROCHET PATTERN: Perky Posy 2 flower applique in a background square

This pattern expands on Perky Posy I, an applique worked in light weight (#3) yarn. Perky Posy II includes the flower, plus two versions of a background square, worked in medium weight (#4) yarn. The flower by itself can be used as an applique on other projects. This premium, 10-page written pattern with lots of … Continue reading CROCHET PATTERN: Perky Posy 2 flower applique in a background square

FREE CROCHET PATTERN: Open Blossom in a Square – free version for applique only

Artful Finesse 2- Open Blossom in a Square- Free version for applique only Crochet Pattern in US Terminology by Cheryl Dee Floyd This pretty flower, framed in a neutral background square, is a great project for yarn scraps. Stitch multiple squares together to make blankets, bags, scarves, cowls, and shawls. Please see my Etsy shop … Continue reading FREE CROCHET PATTERN: Open Blossom in a Square – free version for applique only

FREE PATTERN: Ruffled Blossom Applique

Artful Finesse I - Ruffled Blossom Applique - Free version for just the flower applique Crochet Pattern in US Terminology by Cheryl Dee Floyd The instructions on this page are for the flower applique. Please consider purchasing the premium version of this pattern in my Etsy shop. It contains many more helpful photos, as well … Continue reading FREE PATTERN: Ruffled Blossom Applique

FREE CROCHET PATTERN: Collarette Dahlia Square 12″ Afghan Block

(Scroll to the bottom to see testers' photos.) Here is the square in blues... Below is the text of the full written pattern for ninja crocheters. For adventurous beginners, helpful photos are available in 9-page, printable, downloadable, ad-free, premium pattern in my Etsy shop. This 12” (30 cm) afghan square has 40 stitches on each … Continue reading FREE CROCHET PATTERN: Collarette Dahlia Square 12″ Afghan Block

CROCHET PATTERN with FREE VIDEO TUTORIALS: Coco’s Flower Blanket

Coco's Flower Blanket Fully downloadable, printable, ad-free pattern is available in my Etsy shop. UPDATE 5/16/2020: Free video tutorial just uploaded to YouTube for the single-color motif. It's slow and thorough, to enable adventurous beginners to complete this lovely motif. UPDATE 6/24/2020: Free video tutorial on YouTube for multi-color motif shows how to change colors … Continue reading CROCHET PATTERN with FREE VIDEO TUTORIALS: Coco’s Flower Blanket

Rainbow Sampler Blanket

After working on this project for over a year, I finally found the time to stitch all these squares together into a blanket. The size is approximately 5 ft x 7 ft. It fits nicely on a twin bed. This was prompted by an invitation I received in 2018 from @julieanny_crochet to participate in her … Continue reading Rainbow Sampler Blanket

FREE CROCHET PATTERN: Gumdrop Flower

FREE VERSION BELOW (Click here for a nicely formatted, downloadable and printable version of this pattern available in my ETSY shop. The expanded version contains many more photos that show the various steps.) This flower is made in three sections which are sewn together. The round element in the center, which resembles a gumdrop, can … Continue reading FREE CROCHET PATTERN: Gumdrop Flower

CROCHET TUTORIAL: Pointy Picot

I'm calling this the pointy picot, because it's very pointy, as opposed to most picots I see, which are rather rounded. Here are some photos that show how it's done. Chain 2. Insert hk into 2nd ch from hk. YO and pull up lp. Insert hk under 2 strands shown. YO and pull up lp … Continue reading CROCHET TUTORIAL: Pointy Picot