Designed by Kathy Merrick
This crochet motif wrap takes a Japanese-inspired stitch pattern to a new level. The exploded flowers and long chain strands make for an eye-catching and fun-to-stitch accessory. Like many projects in this collection, this design lends itself to myriad color combinations. Just pick your favorite flower, find yarn colors to match, and crochet this beautiful, everlasting bouquet.
FINISHED SIZE: 92″ long × 16″ wide (234 × 40.5 cm) after blocking.
YARN: Fingering weight (#1 Super Fine) Shown here: Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light (100% merino wool; 420 yd [384 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): Betty Draper’s blues (MC), magenta (CC), 1 skein each.
HOOK: Size E/4 (3.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain gauge.
NOTIONS: Stitch markers.
GAUGE: Large chain motif = 5¼” (13.5 cm) diameter after blocking. Small flower = 2″ (5 cm) diameter after blocking.