Crochet Motifs‎ > ‎

Shamrock Motif 122012

by M. J. Joachim

Step 1:  Chain 2; make 8 single crochet in 2nd chain from hook; join with slip stitch to 1st sc in round

Step 2:  Chain 3 (counts as 1st dc), make 4 more double crochet in same place

Step 3:  Chain 1, make 5 double crochet in 2nd single crochet from hook

[Repeat Step 3 two more times.]

Step 4:  Chain 1, join with slip stitch to top chain of 1st dc

Step 5:  Chain 1, sc in same space and in next double crochet

Step 6:  Make 2 half double crochet in next stitch, single crochet in each of the next 2 dc’s

Step 7:  Slip stitch over chain 1 space, into sc skipped in 1st round

Step 8:  Make the following sequence over next 5 double crochet stitches:  1 sc in each of the 1st and 2nd dc, 2 hdc in 3rd dc, 1 sc in each of the 4th and 5th dc

[Repeat Steps 7 & 8 two more times.]

Step 9:  Repeat Step 7 once; join with slip stitch to 1st sc in round

Finish off. Weave in loose ends. Pinch corners of shamrock to shape as desired.

©2012 All Rights Reserved