Crochet Pattern: Lover’s Knot Flower Applique

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This lovely, little flower applique uses the Lover’s Knot stitch (a.k.a. Love Knot, Solomon’s Knot, or simply Knot Stitch). The Lover’s Knot stitch is simple and lacy, which I love to use for clothing patterns to achieve nice drape. Never did I think I would use it for an applique, but it works very well to give the flower light and lacy petals. If you aren’t familiar with the Lover’s Knot stitch, please see the Lover’s Knot stitch tutorial before getting started. Crocheted in only 2 rounds, the flower is quick and easy to crochet. Crochet a few flowers and attach them to a headband or hat, or add pins to the backs and use them as brooches. crochet flower applique

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Finished Size: 2 3/4″ (7 cm) in diameter
Note: Size can adjusted by using thicker or thinner yarn and/or changing the size of the crochet hook.

Medium Weight Yarn (approximately 3 yards)
Crochet hook G (4.00 mm)
crochet yarn size 4

Rounds 1 – 2 in pattern measure 2 3/4″ in diameter

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Special Stitches
Knot – Lengthen the current loop on your hook to 1”, yarn over, pull through the one loop on your hook: this creates an elongated chain stitch, single crochet in the back ridge of the chain.

Crochet Pattern: Flower Applique
Round 1: ch 2, 6 sc in second ch from hook, sl st in first sc: 6 sc
Round 2: (make 2 knots, 2 sc in next sc) around: 12 sc, 12 knots
Finish off, and weave in ends.

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