February 12, 2018

Dudleya farinosa



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FINISHED SIZE:

approx. 2-3 in / 5-7.5 cm height
approx. 4-5 in / 10-12.5 cm width


Materials:
  • Red Heart Super Saver: Frosty Green, Tea Leaf, Burgundy, Coffee
  • size G (4mm) crochet hook
  • yarn needle
  • fiberfill

Abbreviations:

MR = Magic Ring
ch = chain
sl st = slip stitch
sc = single crochet
Inc = 2 sc in one stitch
Dec = sc2tog or invisible decrease
sts = stitches
F/O = Fasten Off


Instructions:


LARGE LEAVES

Make 4.
With Burgundy, 6 sc into MR. (Or: Ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook.)
R1: Sc 6. (6)
R2: (Sc 2, Inc)x2. (8)
R3: (Sc 3, Inc)x2. (10)
R4: Sc 10. (10)
R5: (Sc 4, Inc)x2. (12)
R6-7: Sc 12. (12)
F/O Burgundy. Attach Tea Leaf.
R8: (Sc 2, Dec)x3. (9)
R9: (Sc, Dec)x3. (6)
Ch 1, turn. Fold piece and working through both sides, sc 3 across.
F/O.


MEDIUM LEAVES

Make 4.
With Burgundy, 6 sc into MR. (Or: Ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook.)
R1: Sc 6. (6)
R2: (Sc 2, Inc)x2. (8)
R3: (Sc 3, Inc)x2. (10)
R4: Sc 10. (10)
F/O Burgundy. Attach Tea Leaf.
R5: (Sc 4, Inc)x2. (12)
R6: Sc 12. (12)
R7: (Sc 2, Dec)x3. (9)
R8: (Sc, Dec)x3. (6)
Ch 1, turn. Fold piece and working through both sides, sc 3 across.
F/O.


SMALL LEAVES

Make 4.
With Burgundy, 6 sc into MR. (Or: Ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook.)
R1: Sc 6. (6)
F/O Burgundy. Attach Frosty Green.
R2: (Sc 2, Inc)x2. (8)
R3: (Sc 3, Inc)x2. (10)
R4-5: Sc 10. (10)
R6: (Sc 3, Dec)x2. (8)
R7: (Sc, Dec)x2. (6)
Ch 1, turn. Fold piece and working through both sides, sc 3 across.
F/O.


NEW LEAVES

Make 4.
With Frosty Green, 6 sc into MR. (Or: Ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook.)
R1: Sc 6. (6)
R2: (Sc 2, Inc)x2. (8)
R3: (Sc 3, Inc)x2. (10)
R4: (Sc 3, Dec)x2. (8)
R5: (Sc, Dec)x2. (6)
Ch 1, turn. Fold piece and working through both sides, sc 3 across.
F/O.


NUB

With Frosty Green, 6 sc into MR. (Or: Ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook.)
R1-3: Sc 6. (6)
R4: (Dec, sc)x2. (4)
F/O.


OPTION 1: BASE & STEM

Complete all leaves before beginning base and stem.
With Coffee, 6 sc into MR. (Or: Ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook.)
R1: (Inc)x6. (12)
R2: (Sc, Inc)x6. (18)
R3: (Sc 2, Inc)x6. (24)
R4: (Sc 3, Inc)x6. (30)
R5-12: Sc 30. (30)
R13: (Dec, sc 3)x6. (24)
R14: (Dec, sc 2)x6. (18)
Add fiberfill to base.
R15: (Dec, sc)x6. (12)
F/O Coffee. Attach Frosty Green.
R16: Place one of the large leaves with the F/O row of the leaf next to the working sts of the current piece and sc through both pieces. Repeat this process for the remaining three large leaves.
R17: Sc 2, Place one of the medium leaves with the F/O row of the leaf next to the working sts of the current piece and sc through both pieces. Repeat this process for the remaining three medium leaves.
R18: Sc 2, Place one of the small leaves with the F/O row of the leaf next to the working sts of the current piece and sc through both pieces. Repeat this process for the remaining three small leaves.
R19: Sc 2, Place one of the new leaves with the F/O row of the leaf next to the working sts of the current piece and sc through both pieces. Repeat this process for the remaining three new leaves.
R20: (Dec)x6. (6)
F/O, thread yarn through remaining sts.


OPTION 2: STEM ONLY

Complete all leaves before beginning stem.
With Frosty Green, 6 sc into MR. (Or: Ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook.)
R1: (Inc)x6. (12)
R2: Place one of the large leaves with the F/O row of the leaf next to the working sts of the current piece and sc through both pieces. Repeat this process for the remaining three large leaves.
R3: Sc 2, Place one of the medium leaves with the F/O row of the leaf next to the working sts of the current piece and sc through both pieces. Repeat this process for the remaining three medium leaves.
R4: Sc 2, Place one of the small leaves with the F/O row of the leaf next to the working sts of the current piece and sc through both pieces. Repeat this process for the remaining three small leaves.
R5: Sc 2, Place one of the new leaves with the F/O row of the leaf next to the working sts of the current piece and sc through both pieces. Repeat this process for the remaining three new leaves.
R6: (Dec)x6. (6)
F/O, thread yarn through remaining sts.



ASSEMBLY

With your finger, push down in the center of the crocheted plant and sew the nub to the center.

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