Happy Mother’s Day! Free pattern: Fleur

Fleur is a stylish and practical hanging basket, it can be used as an odds and ends organiser, or as shown pop a cute faux succulent pot in it for an on trend decorator piece.

Requirements:

75m of 12 ply yarn or you can double strand an 8ply yarn (sample shown is Moda Vera Egerton Twist)

5mm hook

Darning needle

Stitch marker

Abbreviations: (US terms)

Ch: chain

Sc: single crochet

Hdc: half double crochet

Dc: double crochet

Skp: skip

Anything between *…* is repeated to the end of the round.

Anything between {…} is worked into the same stitch.

Pattern:

Ch4, sl st the first ch to the last ch to create a ring.

Round 1: Working into the ring, sc6, place a marker in the first st. You will remove and replace this marker at the start of each round. (6)

Round 2: {sc2} in each st (12)

Round 3: *sc1, {sc2} in the next st* x6 (18)

Round 4: *sc2, {sc2} in the next st* x6 (24)

Round 5: *sc3, {sc2} in the next st* x6 (30)

Round 6: *sc4, {sc2} in the next st* x6 (36)

Round 7: *sc5, {sc2} in the next st* x6 (42)

Round 8: *sc6, {sc2} in the next st* x6 (48)

Round 9: *sc7, {sc2} in the next st* x6 (54)

Rounds 10-14 sc54 (54)

Rounds 15-16 Hdc4, sc14, hdc4, sc32 (54)

Round 17: Hdc4, dc14, hdc36 (54)

Round 18: dc30, {dc1 and skp1} x 9, dc7 (46)

Round 19: Hdc4, sc6, ch10, skp2, sc6, hdc28 (54 including chains made)

Round 20: Sc10, sc12 around the ch10 , sc34 (56)

Round 21: Sc56

Finish off and weave your ends in with a darning needle.

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