October's Flower: Calendula (Marigold) by Maggie Petsch Chasalow

October's Flower: Calendula (Marigold)

Crochet
October 2004
Thread ?
1.65 mm
1.4 mm
3-1/2" long x 1-1/2" wide
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This pattern is available for free.

A Kreinik website design by Maggie Petsch

Materials Needed:

  • Crochet cotton size 20: Small amounts each dark yellow (A) and dark green (B)
  • Crochet cotton size 10: Small amount white (C)
  • Kreinik Blending filament (50m per spool): 1 spool each #028 citron (BFA), #008 green (BFB) and #093 star mauve (BFC)
  • Sizes 7 and 9 steel crochet hooks or sizes needed to obtain gauge
  • Tapestry needle
  • 3 inch long barrette
  • 29 (1/8 inch in diameter) pearls
  • 7 gold seed beads
  • Sewing needle and sewing thread
  • Starch

GAUGE: Flower = 1-1/2 inches in diameter with smaller hook and A.

Back piece, flower and leaf are all worked in rounds.