Crochet Puff Flower Beginner Tutorial
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Crochet Puff Flower Beginner Tutorial

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Crochet Puff Flower Beginner Tutorial

Hi everyone, this week I am bringing to you a crochet Puff Flower beginner tutorial. This is a great crochet project for beginners and experts alike. I really enjoyed creating these puff flowers, and hope you will enjoy these as much as me!

Puff flowers look lovely on a lot of crochet projects. I can imagine placing them as appliques on shawls and cardigans, as well as home decor such as blankets and cushions. Puff flowers may also be used as an actual project if they are joined together. These projects could include a headband or blanket for example. I would love to create such a project soon!

Let me know how you use puff flowers in crochet.

The video tutorial can be found here:

Crochet Puff Flower Beginner Tutorial: the yarn and inspiration for this project

Puff flowers can be made in slightly different ways, depending on the crocheter. My crochet tutorial for these flowers is representative of my favorite technique of making these. As you know, I love simplicity, and never really over complicate my patterns. This tutorial creates cute puff flowers I believe, and these can be made by complete beginners too.

Crochet Puff Flower Beginner Tutorial
These puff stitch flowers are very easy to crochet

I released a simple crochet flower tutorial last year. This free crochet pattern (including a video tutorial) is also a great way to crochet a simple cotton flower.

Generally speaking, I love the puff stitch. I love it very much at the moment, and have plenty of projects in the works using this technique coming soon. The puff flower is very beautiful in my opinion.

I used DK/light 3 yarn for these flowers, with a 4 mm crochet hook. However, you can use whichever size/weight yarn you prefer, with the matching crochet hook size. This will create a perfectly customize puff flower which can be used for any project. Puff flowers are very versatile and look beautiful in many colors, as you can see in the photographs.

I hope you enjoy this crochet project! I will be releasing more crochet tutorials featuring these puff flowers very soon.

Crochet Puff Flower Beginner Tutorial
These puff flowers could be used with many other projects

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Crochet Puff Flower Beginner Tutorial: the pattern

You can purchase the ad free, large print, PDF pattern from my Etsy shop here: Crochet Puff Stitch Flower PDF, large print Pattern

Level: Easy/beginner

Gauge: Gauge is not crucial for completion of this project

Size of finished flower

1,6″ diameter (=4 cm)

Notes

I will be using US terms (British terms in brackets)

Materials

1 skein of Stylecraft Special DK in your chosen shade (or any DK/light 3 yarn of your preference)

4 mm crochet hook

A pair of scissors

A tapestry needle

Abbreviations

Ch: chain

Sl st: slip stitch

SC: Single Crochet (UK Double)

DC: Double Crochet (UK Treble)

Sk: skip

EOR: End of row

Begin pattern here:
Crochet Puff Flower Beginner Tutorial
I love these flowers!

To start, make a slip knot

Ch 4, sl st to 1st ch to form a circle

Round 1: Place 6 SC into the center of circle, sl st to 1st SC to close off round

Crochet easy flower
Place 6 SC into center, then ch 3

Round 2: Ch 3 (=DC), [yarn over, insert into 1st SC, pull up a loop to about 2 cm high] 5 times, yarn over and pull through all loops on the hook. Ch 2 to finish off petal.

* sl st into next SC, ch 3 (=DC), [yarn over, insert into 1st SC, pull up a loop to about 2 cm high] 5 times, yarn over and pull through all loops on the hook. Ch 2 to finish off petal. Ch 2 to finish off petal*.

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Repeat from * to * four more times (you should have 6 petals in total).

Slip stitch into 1st SC from row 1 to finish off the flower.

Fasten off, tidy up all loose ends.

Crochet Puff Flower Beginner Tutorial
These can be crocheted in many colors



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