Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Free Crochet Pattern...Pretty Blossoms Greeting Card!


The Pretty Blossoms Greeting Card is a fun project that adds a beautiful handmade touch to an otherwise plain card.  Embellished with buttons, ribbons, and fabulous little crocheted flowers, the card is perfect for any occasion!

Pretty Blossoms Greeting Card
By Jennifer Dickerson

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Materials:

  • 2.25 mm B crochet hook
  • Embroidery floss in bright colors
  • Buttons
  • Small pieces of ribbon for flower stems
  • Blank notecards
  • Glue (white craft glue or hot glue)
  • Tapestry Needle
  • Scissors


Flower Pattern:

Ch 4 and join with a slip stitch to form a ring.

Round 1: Ch 3 then work 11 dc into the center of the ring, Join to close round with a sl st.

Round 2: Chain 3 and in the first space, work (2 dc, then a sl st). *Skip the next space. In the next space work (3 dc, then a sl st) all in the same space. Continue from * to end for a total of six petals. Join to close round with a sl st. Fasten off.

Weave in all ends.

Finishing & Assembly:

Glue ribbon to create stems as shown in the photos (leave a little ribbon overhang along the bottom edge so you can trim neatly later).  Glue flowers to top of each stem.  Add green buttons for "leaves" and trim along bottom edge of card to remove excess ribbon and create a neat edge.  Allow glue to dry completely before placing in envelope.


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