Monday, November 16, 2009

Crocheted Star Motif I

With small amount of size 10 white thread and size 4 hook

1. Ch 8, join in 1st ch, ch3, 19 dc in loop, join to ch 3, 20 dc.

2. Ch 3, dc in same stitch as ch3, 2 dc in each stitch around, 40 dc.

3. Ch3, dc in next 6 stitches, *ch 3, skip 1 stitch, dc in next 7 stitches*, repeat around, join in ch 3.

4. Sl st to next stitch, ch 3, dc in next 4 stitches, *ch 3, sc in space, ch 3, skip 1 dc, dc in next 5 stitches, skip next dc* repeat around, join to ch 3.

5. Sl st to next stitch, ch 3, dc in next 2 stitches, *ch 4, sc in space (twice), ch 4, skip 1 dc, dc in next 3 stitches, skip 1 dc*, repeat around, join to ch 3.

6. Sl st to next stitch, ch 7 (counts as beginning ch 3 and chain 4), *sc in next space ch 4, (three times), ch 4, skip 1 dc, dc in next stitch, ch 4,*, repeat around, join to third chain of beginning dc and fasten off.

A sweet adornment to a small holiday package.


  1. Very pretty! I would not have thought to use this on a package, but it looks lovely!

  2. on my list of things to do --- learn how to crochet. this is lovely!!

  3. So nice! Thank you for the pattern, I am going to save it, I am sure one day in the future I am going to make it.

  4. This is lovely, what a perfect embellishment.

  5. This is a beautiful project. I have several handcrochet snowflakes that are very dear to me. Thank you for linking up and sharing the directions:>)

  6. Cute....I'm hosting a tutorial contest this month and you could enter this...there are some lovely prizes. :)

  7. It makes your gift so much more lovely!! Perfect!
    Mama Holli

  8. This star can be joined with other stars (like granny squares)to make a lovely tablecloth. Finish with edging of choice.