This darling bobby-pin accessory works for children and adults alike. Use it in weddings, for Easter, or any time you need a tiny flower to to add interest to your hair.
Originally I came up with this design to use at craft fairs and farmers markets. People are always looking for a deal, and with how quickly these work up, you can easily make a large variety in all kinds of colors.
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#10 crochet thread in off-white or thread color of your choice
needle for sewing on pearl, and attaching flower to bobby-pin
ch = chain
dc = double crochet
tc = treble crochet
sl st = slip stitch
Finished flower measures approximately 1.5″ across.
*Leave a 12″ tail for sewing on bead and attaching flower to bobby-pin*
Round 1: ch 6, join to first ch with sl st forming ring.
Round 2: sl st into ring. ch 1, 3 dc, ch 1, sl st. *ch 1, 3dc, ch 1, sl st into ring* repeat until you have 5 petals
Round 3: working behind petals from round 2: ch 1, sl st into back of first petal, *ch 4, sl st into back of next petal* Repeat 4 more times. (5 ch, 4 spaces)
Round 4: sl st into first ch 4 space. ch1, dc, 4 tc, dc, ch1, sl st. *sl st into next ch 4 space, ch 1, dc, 4 tc, dc, ch 1, sl st* (5 petals)
Fasten off and weave in center end.
Using long tail, sew a bead in the center of the flower, and use the remaining length to sew the flower to the bobby-pin.
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This pattern was made to be used by individuals, and small business crocheters alike. Selling your finished pieces in boutiques, at farmer’s markets, craft shows and other events is encouraged! The only thing I require is that it not be used commercially to produce millions of copies.