Easy Crochet Pansy Pattern

easy crochet pansy patternThis is a super simple but effective easy crochet pansy pattern. Perfect for Spring and Easter projects!

You will need:

4mm hook

Yellow DK yarn (I used Rowan Handknit Cotton, Sunshine, shade 354)

Pink DK yarn (I used Stylecraft Classique Cotton DK, Shell Pink, shade 3666)

Sewing needle with an eye large enough to thread yarn through

ABBREVIATIONS

This pattern is written using US crochet terminology

Ss – slip stitch

Sc – single crochet

Hdc – half double crochet

Dc – double crochet

Ch sp – chain space

MR – magic ring

BLO – back loop only

Easy Crochet Pansy

1. Make a MR using pink yarn, chain 4, make 1sc into ring, *chain 3, make 1sc into ring*, repeat from *to* 3 times. Pull MR closed. You should now have 5 chain spaces.easy crochet pansy pattern step 1

2. Working into the 1st ch sp *make 1sc, ch1, 3dc, ch1, 1sc*

easy crochet pansy patternrepeat from *to* across the next 2 ch sp. Fasten off leaving a long tail this will be used to embroider the front of the flower later. You should now have 3 pink petals.

easy crochet pansy pattern
3. Working into the next ch sp, join yellow, ch1 (counts as 1st sc), ch1, 3dc, ch1, 1sc, working into the last ch sp make make 1sc, ch1, 3dc, ch1, 1sc. Do not fasten off.

easy crochet pansy pattern
4. Chain 5, holding the flower with the back facing towards you, slip stitch into the last and first stitch BLO of the back of the 2 yellow petals

easy crochet pansy patternchain 5, slip stitch into the last stitch BLO of the back of the 2nd yellow petal and the 1st stitch of the back of the pink petal.

easy crochet pansy pattern
5. Turn the flower so the right side is facing you again and working into the 5ch sp, make *1sc, ch1, 5dc, ch1, 1sc*, working into the next ch sp repeat from *to* once. Fasten off leaving a long tail – this will be used to embroider the front of the flower later. You should now have an extra set of yellow petals.

easy crochet pansy pattern
6. Using pink yarn, rejoin in the top of the 1st sc of the 1st yellow front petal, make 1sc in every stitch around the edge of the petal, slip stitch into the space between the 2 yellow front petals. Make 1 sc in every stitch around the top of the second yellow front petal. Fasten off and weave in ends.

free easy crochet pansy pattern
7. Repeat step 6 on the outer yellow petals

easy crochet pansy pattern

8. Using the long ends from step 2 and step 5 and a sewing needle, using the yellow yarn on the pink petals and the pink yarn on the yellow petals embroider 3 stitches from the centre of the MR to the middle of each petal.  Weave in all loose ends and enjoy!

easy crochet pansy tutorial

 

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Ruby and Custard Crochet book

Copyright – Melissa Masterton 2015

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