Tutorial/How to

Crochet tutorial: How to make Aster flower

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Great flat-form flower to make. It easy and tricky at the same time, but works beautifully on cushions or blanket corners. It is intermediate flower but if you have followed the blogs from the beginning you will have no problem to make it as beginner. Aster flowers would be great also for free form crochet. Aster is mainly Eurasian flower, and have around 180 species. The name comes from Greek word and means 'star', referring to the flower head. Because of the variety of the colour, it's common garden flower. It can nearly grow anywhere and is excellent flower to...

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Beginner's Crochet: How to crochet Geranium flowers?

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Geranium flowers are very cute and corky flowers to make. There is small bit of technique in it to make the perfect petal but nothing too complicated. It is more intermediate flower but still easy enough to beginners to follow. It holds great shape and would work perfectly as decorative for many designs. Geranium are widely known garden flowers, and they come nearly any shape, colour and size you can imagine. Perfect summer flowers they are well known. These flowers are usually made in three colours, first 2 rows in one and other two in two different colours. There is...

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Beginners Crochet: How to crochet Scabious Flowers?

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Super easy but with great detailed flower tutorial, you can make them in two colour toned and it will only take you few minuted. Beginner or more advanced crocheter, it would be excellent flower to use on any decorative items, also in hairbands, clothes and other accessories as it great flat flower. The common name 'scabious' comes from the herb's traditional usage as a folk medicine to treat scabies, an illness that causes a severe itching sensation. The flower is part of honeysuckle family, species and varieties differ in the colours of their flowers, but most are soft lavender blue, lilac or...

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Beginners Crochet: Simple Tradescantia flower tutorial

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This flower literally takes four minutes to make one and you can make it in any colour you like. Its very simple and super easy flower. Its easy crochet flower to make as beginner crocheter. Tradescantia itself has 75 different species and is common plant for New World.They were introduced to europe as ornamental plants on 17th Century and now grow various parts of the world. Plants are usually found in individually or clumps. Interesting fact about this plant is that they are used as bioindicators for the detection of environmental mutagens. (info by wikipedia)   This flower is usually...

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Beginners Crochet: How to crochet Flared Rose

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This simple and very easy flared rose pattern is perfect way to learn to crochet. It is made out of two type of stitches and finished flower is 3 dimensional.  It is common flower to use for hats, cushions, hair bands or even crochet wedding bouquets. Roses are well known flowers all over the world. They come in every shape and size and colour you can imagine, Rose is also very iconic flower and have many symbolising significans to play in. This pattern can be adjusted to your own needs. You can make it bigger by making longer chain on...

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