This will be the easiest snowflake you ever made! Only 2 steps! Very quick and easy, make a dozen for a hostess gift, or a teacher gift, or for a young couple who are just beginning their collection of Christmas ornaments! Woo hoo… let it snow…crochet snowflakes that is!
Cotton worsted yarn, or any yarn of your choice.
4.5 mm crochet hook
INSTRUCTIONS: VIDEO DEMO HERE:
- Chain 5, slip stitch to join and form a ring. Chain 2, make 12 double crochet in the ring, slip
stitch to join in the top of the 1st double crochet.
- *Chain 12, single crochet in the next stitch, chain 6, single crochet in the next stitch, repeat from *
around, ending with chain 6, slip stitch to join in the base of the first chain 12, fasten off.
Arrange snowflake on ironing board with straight pins, steam, allow to cool before removing pins.
As shown here: Video
You can stiffen the snowflakes with watered white glue, clear nail polish, glitter nail polish, or sugar stiffener.
(SUGAR STIFFENER: Bring to a boil equal amounts of sugar and water, remove from heat, cool, saturate snowflake in solution. Squeeze out excess liquid. Arrange as desired on waxed paper. Allow to dry undisturbed.)
END OF PATTERN