The Original Backward Rose Motif

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The Original Backward Rose Motif Pattern


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Crocheting: The Original Backward Rose Motif
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details




Home Decor



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Pattern Description:

When I set out to design a crocheted rose that was truly different from all the ones I'd crocheted over the years, it took a long time to figure out exactly what I wanted to do! But the wait was worth it - I finally found my inspiration in a photo I'd taken of a rose I grew in my garden years ago.

The Backward Rose, as the name implies, is crocheted in a very unique way! First we work outward, then we work inward! It's quite easy and fun to crochet too!

I hope you enjoy my Backward Rose, and be sure to check out the other doilies and designs that were designed to use the motif!


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About Designer

About Designer

SheilaSchnauzie on

Welcome! I'm Sheila. I've crocheted since I was about 11, and I've been designing for over 20 years now. I started after my eyes lost the ability to jump quickly back and forth from pattern to work. I started doing my own thing and never looked back!

The vast majority of my work is in thread crochet, although I do enjoy my yarns too. I love to design 3D crocheted objects that are accented by ...

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