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Gardenias for Lady Day

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Intermediate

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PATTERN DETAILS

This pattern was inspired by the beautiful Billie Holiday, who was so often seen with big, gorgeous gardenias in her hair. I wanted a 3-dimensional flower that captures the drama and elegance of both the blooms and the iconic crooner. This pattern uses a number of crochet stitches with extended posts (treble crochet, double treble crochet, etc.). In the Appendix, there is a photo tutorial for these stitches. Please keep in mind that I am using American crochet terminology. You will also find a text only version of the patterns in the Appendix for your printing convenience. This is a beautiful, 3-dimensional flower that can be attached to headbands, hats, purses, cardigans... The possibilities are endless! BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY single crochet double crochet half double crochet slip stitch

Supplies Needed

  • worsted weight yarn
  • 4.00mm/size G crochet hook
  • tapestry needle

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I'm a SAHM to 3 wonderful children, and in my free time (AKA when I'm ignoring the piles of laundry and dishes and pretending that the dust bunnies in the corners of every room in the house don't really exist), I knit, crochet, sew, craft, cook and blog. Visit my blog www.jkwdesigns.com for more free patterns, recipes, craft tutorials and free printables!