Poppy Flower Pin – Free Crochet Pattern
Today I am sharing with you a new pattern for a poppy pin. I have made before a poppy brooch, a poppy flower applique, a Tunisian poppy flower, and even a poppy baby blanket, but I realized I have not yet made a version that can be turned into a pin.
Remembrance Day is around the corner and I wanted you to have this pattern just in time so you can make a bunch of them for your friends and family.
The pattern is quick and simple and works up in no time, perfect as a last-minute project. It doesn’t require any sewing, it is all crocheted around the black center.
I have used DK yarn and a 3mm crochet hook to create a small poppy, but you can change the hook size and yarn weight to make a bigger one that can be used as appliques on blankets, hairbands, handbags and hats.
Read on to see how to crochet this beautiful poppy pin for yourself.
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- 6cm in diameter
- crochet flowers
- Tunisian crochet
- red and black DK yarn
- 3mm crochet hook
- sewing needle and pins
Written in US terms.
|magic ring||inc – increase|
|ch – chain||sc – single crochet|
|sl st – slip stitch||dc – double crochet|
|st(s) – stitch(es)||sc flo – sc in the front loop only|
|yo – yarn over||dc blo – dc in the back loop only|
Poppy Pin Crochet Pattern
- if you want your poppy petals to be more curly, make 3sc in each stitch
- the number at the end of each round is the number of stitches you should have.
The Black Center
With black yarn create a magic ring
Round 1: 6sc into the magic ring, pull the tail of the magic ring to close it = 6
Round 2: inc x 6, sl st in the first stitch, fasten off and weave in the ends = 12
The Outer Poppy Petal
With red yarn, join in any back loop on the black circle.
Round 1: ch3, dc blo in the same front loop, 2dc blo in each of the remaining 11sts, sl st at the top of the ch3 you made at the beginning = 24
Round 2: ch1, 2sc in the sl st you made at the end of round 1, *3sc in the next stitch, 2sc in the next stitch*, repeat ** until the end of the round, sl st in the first sc, fasten off and weave in the ends = 60
The Inner Poppy Petal
With red yarn, join in any exposed front loop of the black circle.
Round 1: ch1, 2sc flo in the same front loop, 2sc flo in each of the remaining 11sts, sl st in the first sc you made at the beginning of the round = 24
Round 2: ch1, 2sc in the sl st you made at the end of round 1, 2sc in each of the remaining 23 sts until the end of the round, sl st in the first sc, fasten off and weave in the ends = 48
Your poppy pin is now complete. If you found this tutorial helpful, please share and Pin! Follow me on Pinterest HERE
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