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Crochet tulip stitch

Guide


Techniques used in this stitch

UK / US crochet term:

Chain stitch – ch

Slip stitch - slt

Double crochet / single crochet – dc / sc

Treble / Double crochet – tr / dc

Picot of 5 ch – pct: make 5ch and slt in front loop of previous dc/sc

Stitch – st

Foundation Chain: Multiples of 15 + 4

Row 1: Skip 3ch, work 1tr/dc in each of next ch, turn.

Row 2: Make 1ch and 1dc/sc in first st, * 1dc/sc in each of next 7 dc/sc below, 5ch, skip 1ch, 1dc/sc in each of next 4ch, 1dc/sc in each of next 2 tr/dc below, 5ch, skip 1ch, 1dc/sc in each of next 4ch, 1dc/sc in each of next 6 tr/dc below, rep from* ,1dc/sc in third ch, turn.

Row 3: Make 3ch and skip first st, * 1tr/dc in each of next 6 dc/sc below.

Work tr/dc over 4dc/sc of first leaf: make 2tr/dc in fourth, third and second sts, 3tr/dc in first st; continue work on opposite side: make 2tr/dc in first, second, third and fourth sts.

Work 1tr/dc in each of next 2dc/sc below.

Work tr/dc over 4dc/sc of second leaf: repeat instructions for first leaf (make 2tr/dc in fourth, third and second sts, 3tr/dc in first st; continue work on opposite side: make 2tr/dc in first, second, third and fourth sts.)

Work 1tr/dc in each of next 7dc/sc below; rep from *, 1tr/dc in last dc/sc below, turn.

Row 4: Make 1ch and 1dc/sc in first st, * 1dc/sc in each of next 7 tr/dc below, skip leaf, 1dc/sc in each of next 2 tr/dc below, skip leaf, 1dc/sc in each of next 6 tr/dc below, rep from* , 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.

Row 5: Make 3ch and skip first st, * 1tr/dc in each of next 4 dc/sc below. Make joining of leaf: drop the loop from your hook, insert your hook through a loop of top tr/dc of leaf, grab the dropped loop with your hook and pull it through the stitch.

Work 1tr/dc in each of next 6 dc/sc below. Make joining of next leaf. Work 1tr/dc in each of next 5 dc/sc below; rep form *, 1tr/dc in last dc/sc below, turn.

Row 6: Make 1ch and 1dc/sc in first st, * 1dc/sc in each of next 8 tr/dc below, make stem: 7ch,

turn and work 1dc/sc in dc/sc of row 2.

Make 9dc/sc in space of 7ch.

Turn and continue row, work 1dc/sc in each of next 7 tr/dc below rep from *, 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.

Row 7: Make 3ch and skip first st, * 1tr/dc in each of next 7 dc/sc below, skip stem, 1tr/dc in each of next 8 dc/sc below; rep from *, 1tr/dc in last st, turn.

Row 8: Make 1ch, work 1dc/sc in each of next tr/dc below, 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.

Row 9: Make 3ch, skip first st, work 1tr/dc in each of next dc/sc below, turn.

Row 10: Make 1ch and 1dc/sc in first st, * 1dc/sc in each of next 8 tr/dc below.

Making a flower. Work first petal: make 5ch, turn and work 1dc/sc^^ in dc/sc of row 6.

Make 8dc/sc in space of 5ch.

Work second petal: make 5ch, turn and work 1dc/sc over the dc/sc^^ of first petal. Make 8dc/sc in space of 5ch.

Make third, fourth and fifth petals as the second petal.

Work sixth petal: make 5ch, turn and work 1dc/sc over the dc/sc^^ of fifth petal, connect flower to fabric by making slt in dc/sc of row 6.

Make 8dc/sc in space of 5ch.

Now make round of dc/sc + picot over the flower:

work 1dc/sc in space between fabric and first petal, 1pct,

1dc/sc in space between first and second petals, 1pct, 1dc/sc in space between second and third petals, 1pct, 1dc/sc in space between third and fourth petals, 1pct, 1dc/sc in space between fourth and fifth petals, 1pct, 1dc/sc in space between fifth and sixth petals.

Continue row, work 1dc/sc in each of next 7 dc/sc below rep from *, 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.


Change yarn colors for each petal to make multicolored flower:

Row 11: Make 3ch and skip first st, * 1tr/dc in each of next 7 dc/sc below, skip flower, 1tr/dc in each of next 8 dc/sc below; rep from *, 1tr/dc in last st, turn.

Row 12: Make 1ch, work 1dc/sc in each of next tr/dc below, 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.

Row 13: Make 3ch, skip first st, work 1tr/dc in each of next dc/sc below, turn.

Row 14: Make 1ch and 1dc/sc in each of next 9 tr/dc below, * 1dc/sc in each of next 7 tr/dc below, 5ch, skip 1ch, 1dc/sc in each of next 4ch, 1dc/sc in each of next 2 tr/dc below, 5ch, skip 1ch, 1dc/sc in each of next 4ch, 1dc/sc in each of next 6 tr/dc below, rep from *, 1dc/sc in each of next 7 tr/dc below, 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.

Row 15: Make 3ch and skip first st, 1tr/dc in each of next 7 dc/sc below, * 1tr/dc in each of next 6 dc/sc below. Work tr/dc over 4dc/sc of first leaf (see row 3), work 1tr/dc in each of next 2dc/sc below, work tr/dc over 4dc/sc of second leaf (see row 3), make 1tr/dc in each of next 7dc/sc below; rep from *, 1tr/dc in each of next 9 dc/sc below, turn.

Row 16: Make 1ch and 1dc/sc in each of next 9 tr/dc below, * 1dc/sc in each of next 7 tr/dc below, skip leaf, 1dc/sc in each of next 2 tr/dc below, skip leaf, 1dc/sc in each of next 6 tr/dc below, rep from *, 1dc/sc in each of next 7 tr/dc below, 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.

Row 17: Make 3ch and skip first st, 1tr/dc in each of next 7 dc/sc below, * 1tr/dc in each of next 4 dc/sc below. Make joining of leaf (see row 5), work 1tr/dc in each of next 6 dc/sc below, make joining of next leaf. Work 1tr/dc in each of next 5 dc/sc below; rep form *, 1tr/dc in each of next 9 dc/sc below, turn.

Row 18: Make 1ch and 1dc/sc in each of next 9 tr/dc below, * 1dc/sc in each of next 8 tr/dc below, make stem (see row 6), continue row: work 1dc/sc in each of next 7 tr/dc below rep from *, 1dc/sc in each of next 7 tr/dc below, 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.

Row 19: Make 3ch and skip first st, 1tr/dc in each of next 7 dc/sc below, * 1tr/dc in each of next 7 dc/sc below, skip stem, 1tr/dc in each of next 8 dc/sc below; rep from *, 1tr/dc in each of next 9 dc/sc below, turn.

Row 20: Make 1ch, work 1dc/sc in each of next tr/dc below, 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.

Row 21: Make 3ch, skip first st, work 1tr/dc in each of next dc/sc below, turn.

Row 22: Make 1ch and 1dc/sc in each of next 9 tr/dc below, * 1dc/sc in each of next 8 dc/sc below.

Make flower (see row 10). Join first and sixth petals to dc/sc sts of row 18. Continue row, work 1dc/sc in each of next 7 dc/sc below rep from *, 1dc/sc in each of next 7 tr/dc below, 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.

Row 23: Make 3ch and skip first st, 1tr/dc in each of next 7 dc/sc below, * 1tr/dc in each of next 7 dc/sc below, skip flower, 1tr/dc in each of next 8 dc/sc below; rep from *, 1tr/dc in each of next 9 dc/sc below, turn.

Row 24: Make 1ch, work 1dc/sc in each of next tr/dc below, 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.

Row 25: Make 3ch, skip first st, work 1tr/dc in each of next dc/sc below, turn.

Repeat rows 2 - 25 until you have reached your desired length.

100% Cotton

Colors & Rows: 1 – beige; 2 – green; 3 –dark green; 4 & 5 – beige; 6 –green; 7, 8 & 9 – beige; 10 – white + maroon & apricot for middle flower; 11, 12 & 13 – beige, 14 – light green; 15 – green; 16 & 17 – white; 18 – light green; 19, 20 & 21 – white; 22 – apricot + marron for second flower; 23, 24 & 25 – white.

Color combination with dark background

Colors & Rows: 1 – dark blue; 2 – green, 3 – light green; 4 & 5 – dark blue; 6 – dark blue + green for stems; 7, 8 & 9 – dark blue; 10 – dark blue + white, lime, apricot, pink & blue for flowers; 11, 12 & 13 – dark blue; 14 – light green, 15 – green; 16 & 17 – dark blue; 18 – dark blue + light green for stems; 19, 20 & 21 – dark blue; 22 – dark blue + white, yellow & blue for flowers; 23, 24 & 25 – dark blue.

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