Rose Hexagon Motif

Rose Hexagon Motif

You may use this motif for any project, but it is originally featured in the Happy Little Tree crochet blanket pattern.


Video Instruction

Chart Instruction

Written Instruction and Step-by-Step Photos

Materials

  • Yarn: Scheepjes “Stone Washed and River Washed Cutie Pie Colour Pack” (78% Cotton, 22% Acrylic; 50 x 10g balls, 26m) // Qty: 1 Colour Pack (Total: 500g Sport weight yarn)
  • Hook: US Size 3.75mm for blanket body, and US Size 3.5mm for border
  • Tapestry needle for weaving ends

Stitch Descriptions (US Terms)

  • ch chain
  • beg beginning
  • beg dc (sc, ch 1) – counts as 1 dc
  • dc double crochet
  • lp(s) loop(s)
  • MR make ring: Slip knot, ch 3, ss in third ch from hook to make ring
  • rep repeat
  • RS/WS right side/wrong side of work
  • sc single crochet
  • sk skip
  • sp space
  • ss slip stitch
  • st(s) stitch(es)
  • yoh yarn over hook

Instructions

Rnd 1 MR, (sc, ch1) 6 times, ss in first sc. [6 sc, 6 sp]

Rnd 2 (Sc, ch1, 3dc, ch1, sc) “petal” in 6 ch sps around, do not join rnd. [18 dc, 12 sc, 12 sp]

Rnd 3 Release lp, insert hook back to front through first sc of Rnd 2, grab lp, pull lp to back of work, ch3, sc in skipped sc from Rnd 1, but work behind the “petal” instead of working between petals. Follow photos, and watch video for assistance. (Ch3, sc in next skipped sc st from Rnd 1) 4 more times, ch3, do not join rnd. [5 sc, 6 sp]

Rnd 4 Starting by working in the first ch-3 sp of Rnd 3, (sc, ch1, 5dc, ch1, sc) “petal” 6 times, do not join rnd. [30 dc, 12 sc, 12 sp]

Rnd 5 Release lp, insert hook back to front through first sc of Rnd 4, grab lp, pull lp to back of work, (ch5, sc in skipped sc from Rnd 3) 5 times, working behind petals as before, ch5, do not join rnd. [5 sc, 6 sp]

Rnd 6 Ss in first 2 chs of Rnd 5, beg dc in sp, (ch1, 3dc in same sp, 3dc in next sp) 6 times omitting final st, ss in beg dc, cut yarn leaving a 7-8in tail for joining later. [36 dc, 6 ch]

Set 49 of the partial balls aside for Motif 2.


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