|Ribbon Candy Flower|
It is included in the dress pattern, and now, it will also remain free here on my blog for everyone to enjoy.
Small amount of 4ww yarn (2-3 colors)
**Color A will be the center color, Color B will be the outer color**
Hook size H
Button (size of choice)
Matching thread and needle
Ch - Chain
Sp - Space
St - Stitch
Sl St - Slip Stitch
SC - Single Crochet
HDC - Half Double Crochet
DC - Double Crochet
TR - Treble Crochet
Round 1: With Color A - Ch 4, work 8 DC in beginning Ch Sp, Sl St to top of Ch 4 to connect
Round 2: Working in Front Loops Only - (Ch 3, 3 DC, Ch 3, Sl St) in same Sp, *Sl St in next st, (Sl St, Ch 3, 3 DC, Ch 3, Sl St) all in next St,* Repeat from *to* around (5 petals) Fasten off
Round 3: Connect Color B with a Sl St to the Back Loop only of the same beginning St of Round 2, (Ch 4, 4 TR, Ch 4, Sl St) in same Sp, *Sl St in Back Loop of next St, (Sl St, Ch 4, 4 TR, Ch 4, Sl St) all in Back Loop only of next St,* Repeat from *to* around (5 Petals) Fasten off and weave in ends.
Make a HDC Chainless Foundation of 20, Ch 2, Rotate to work across bottom of foundation working between the HDC's, *4 SC in next Sp, SC in next Sp,* Repeat from *to* across, Do Not fasten off,
Begin another HDC Chainless Foundation of 16, Ch 2, rotate and work across bottom of Foundation working between the HDC's, Repeat from *to* across 2nd foundation.
Fasten off leaving a tail long enough for stitching.
With the extra yarn connected to the Curly Ribbon, fasten the curls to the back center of the flower and then stitch to project.