April Flowers Headband/Hair Accessory by Kirsten Holloway

April Flowers Headband/Hair Accessory

Crochet
April 2018
Any gauge - designed for any gauge ?
gauge is not critical but will affect yarn quantities and finished measurements.
40 - 50 yards (37 - 46 m)
One Size, with instructions for adjusting it.
US
This pattern is available for free.

Difficulty:
Intermediate

Materials Needed:
3.25mm hook for Johnny Jump-ups, and leaves
4mm hook for Rose, and flower holder
For Johnny Jump-ups: 5 yards or less each of Caron Simply Soft yarn in Sunshine (yellow), Orchid (light purple), and  Red Heart Soft Grape (dark purple).
For Rose: 10-15 yards Caron Simply Soft in Plum Wine
For Leaves: 5 yards Caron Simply Soft in “Pistachio”, and Red Heart Soft in “Guacamole”
Yarn needle
Scissors
Sewing needle
Thread to match the color of the rose
3 pearl beads
1 yard each 1 1/2” satin ribbon, 1” faux crochet lace ribbon

Stitches Used:
ch = chain
sl st = slip stitch
sc = single crochet
hdc = half double crochet
dc = double crochet
tr = treble crochet

Measurements:
Johnny Jump-up: 2 1/2” tall by 2” wide.
Rose: 3 1/2” across.
Flower holder: 4 1/4” long by 2” wide.

Gauge:
Gauge is unimportant. This pattern can be worked in almost any weight of yarn adjusting your hook size larger or smaller as needed.

Additional Notes:
If making these with thread, I’d recommend a size 1.5mm to 2.25mm steel hook