Blooming Flower Cushion Free Pattern:
By AnnooCrochet Designs
Water Lilly Granny Pattern it works beautifully...
You will need:Hook size 3:25 mm
Dungarease Cotton yarn in 3 different colors, I used Pink, Taupe and Cream
4 by 12 Pillow insert
Stitches used in this work:Ch: chain
Sc: single crochet
Dc: double crochet
Sl st: slip stitch
Begin by making a magic ring.
Round 1: with Taupe Color, ch3, make 15 dc in your ring,
join with a sl st in 3rd ch made at the beginning of the row
Round 2: work in front loop only, [3sc, 5dc in next st] all around, you have 4 petals.sl in first sc Fasten off
Round3: With Green yarn, In back loops from Round 2, from the back middle of any petals from round 2,
2dc in each st all around, sl st in first dc.
work as round 2 (you have 8 petals) fasten off
Round 5: In back loops only from round 4, with Taupe color, from the back middle of any petals from round 4,
dc in each st all around.
Round 6: work as round 2 (you have 13 petals) Fasten off
Round 8: work as round 2 fasten off
Round 9: In back loops only from round 8
, dc in each st all around.
Round 10: work as round 2 fasten off
Round 11:in back loops only, [2dc in next st, 3dc] all around
(Continue in this pattern, alternating petals row and dc rows, and adding a dc every other dc row.)
so it will be:
Round 13: dc all around
Round 15: [2dc in next st, 4dc] all around
Round 17: dc all around
Round 19: [2dc in next st, 5dc] all around
Until Round 28 for the pillow we are making. (116st)Fasten off
Take your Pillow Insert
Your Blooming flower should be fitting right on top of your pillow reaching the middle seam
Round 1:with your light green yarn, in a magic ring, ch3, 15dc, sl to join in first ch3
Round 2: ch3, 2dc in each st, all around (32dc)
Round 3: ch3 [2dc in next st, dc] all around
Round 4:ch3 [2dc in next st, 2dc] all around
Round 5: ch3[2dc in next st, 3dc] all around
Round 6: ch3,dc all around
Round 7: ch3[2dc in next st, 4dc] all around
Round 8: ch3[2dc in next st, 5dc] all around
Round 9: ch3 dc all around
Round 10: ch3, [2dc in next st, 6dc] all around
Round 11: ch3, dc all around
Round 12: ch3, [2dc in next st, 7dc] all around (142 dc) Do not fasten off
Take both of your sides and lace them right side facing each other,
sc all around skipping at from back side every 6th stitches
When you have 30 stitches left on your back side, do not fasten off,
sew ain all loose tails, and turn your work back to the right side
place the pillow inside
and sl st all around the left stitches skipping every 5th st from the back side.
Fasten off sew lose tail in.
Voila!! You are done..You Just made a Gorgeous Blooming Flower Cushion!!
Happy Crochet my fellow artists