A Swarm of Butterflies

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A Swarm of Butterflies Pattern


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A Swarm of Butterflies Butterfly
A Swarm of Butterflies Butterfly
A Swarm of Butterflies Butterfly
A Swarm of Butterflies Butterfly
A Swarm of Butterflies Butterfly

Pattern Details:

Pattern Details




Home Decor



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • basic crochet stitches

Pattern Description:

These adorable butterflies work up very quickly in about 15-20 minutes each. You'll be able to make an entire swarm of butterflies in no time at all!

Pattern contains instructions for 4 different butterflies as well as left-handed and right-handed Magic Ring Tutorial and Linked Stitches Tutorial.

How to Use Butterflies:
Card decoration (make with thread)
Classroom pointer
Hair clip or scrunchie decoration
Mobile for child's room
Party favor
Plant decoration (attach to dowel)
Present decoration
Student gift for class studying butterflies



Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • approximately 6" wide x 4" tall


  • Size H/8 (5mm) hook or appropriate size

You Will Also Need:

  • Tapestry needle
  • 1.5 chenille stems per butterfly
  • wire cutters

Suggested yarn:

25 yards of Worsted weight

About Designer

About Designer

AmyShelton on craftsy.com

Co-owner and Community Manager of Crochetville LLC, which includes our online community (www.crochetville.org) and our digital pattern store (shop.crochetville.com). I love crocheting, knitting, beading, sewing, paper crafting, and reading.

Past President of the Crochet Guild of America, 2011-2012
CGOA Board of Directors, 2009-2012

Married since 1990 to Mark, who writes software for space ...

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