The sweet little butterflies are so much fun! Use them as an applique, hang them in flight, or scatter them on a spring or summer table. You can make one in just a few minutes and a pretty bit of satin ribbon finishes each one beautifully.
One Round Butterflies
By Jennifer Dickerson
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- Worsted weight yarn
- H (5.0 mm) crochet hook
- Small piece of 3mm wide satin ribbon
- Tapestry needle
- 2 inches wide
- 1.5 inches tall (without ribbon)
Ch 4. In the ch furthest from the hook, work a sl st to create a ring.
Round 1: In the center of the ring work, dc, 2 tr, dc, sl st, 3 hdc, sl st, 3 hdc, sl st, dc, 2 tr, dc. Join with a sl st to close round and fasten off.
Finishing & Assembly:
Weave in any ends that remain. In the top center stitch, tie a small piece of ribbon for the butterfly antenna. Tie in a knot and trim ends so that they are even.
Click below to watch a video on how to crochet a One Round Butterfly stitch by stitch:
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