Crocheted flower lamp shades will look lovely on a string light. This pattern is fairly quick and easy.
Yarn: Scheepjeswool Cotton 8 in several colors. Hook: 2.5 mm
The size of one flower is around 5 cm deep and 7 cm wide at the widest part.
ABBREVIATIONS, US CROCHET TERMS
st – stitch
sl st – slip stitch
sc – single crochet
hdc – half double crochet
dc – double crochet
tr – treble crochet
dtr – double treble crochet
blo – back loop only
Start with color A and a magic ring, work 15 sc inside the magic ring. (15 st)
Adjust the magic ring to fit your light before fastening off. Round 2.
(2 sc in the next st, 1 sc each in the next 2 st’s) repeat 5 times. (20 st)
Join with a a sl st and fasten off.
Change to color B. Join your yarn by making a standing single crochet in any of the 20 sc’s (blo).
1 sc in each of the 20 st’s around (blo). (20 st) Round 4.
(1 sc each in the next 3 st’s, 2 sc in the next st.) repeat 5 times. (25 st)
1 sc in each of the 25 st’s around. (25 st)
(1 sc each in the next 4 st’s, 2 sc in the next st) repeat 5 times. (30 st)
1 sc in each of the 30 st’s around. (30 st)
( 1 sc each in the next 5 st’s. 2 sc in the next st) repeat 5 times. (35 st)
1 sc in each of the 35 st’s around. (35 st)
Round 12. (1 hdc, 2 dc in next st, 2 tr in next st, ch 2, 1 dtr in next st, 2 tr in next st, 2 dc in next st, 1 hdc in next st) repeat 5 times. Fasten off and sew in all ends.
If you’ve got questions, or find any errors in this pattern, please tell me!
I would also like to see your flower lamp shades, so feel free to leave a comment with a link to your blog or where ever your pictures are 🙂
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