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This Winter Star/Snowflake is a simple yet beautiful, quick project that you can crochet in under an hour. Make it as an ornament, a coaster, or anything else to brighten up your home or a friend's.
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With that said, let's get right into the materials.
- 5 mm crochet hook
We have not purchased this product ourselves, but the twine linked below has amazing reviews and is perfect for this project if you plan on turning it into an ornament. We hope to check this out soon as well—if you happen to before us, please let us know what you think so we can include it in our review!
Gauge and Final Measurements
Gauge for double crochet stitches:
15 stitches and 8 rows in 4 inches
Diameter of center circle is 3.25 inches
Length from star point to opposite star point is 5.5 inches
mr - magic ring
rnd - round
ch - chain
st - stitch(es)
sl st - slip stitch
sc - single crochet
hdc - half double crochet
dc - double crochet
Create mr, then ch 3
Rnd 1: dc 11 in mr. Sl st in beginning ch 3 stitch (12)
Rnd 2: Ch 3, dc in same st. *Dc 2 in next st. Repeat from * to end of rnd. Sl st in beginning ch 3 st (24)
Rnd 3: Ch 3, dc 2 in next stitch. *Dc in next st, dc 2 in following stitch. Repeat from * to end of rnd. Sl st in beginning ch 3 st (36)
Rnd 4: *Ch 8, sl st in 6th dc st from hook. Repeat from * to end of rnd. (54)
This is what your Winter Star should look like so far:
Rnd 5: *In the next ch 8 space: sc 2, hdc 2, dc, ch 3, dc, hdc 2, and sc 2. sl st in the following st (the sl st from the previous round). Repeat from * to end of rnd (84)
Fasten off and hide remaining yarn ends.
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- Sarah 💗
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