Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Poinsettia Ornament
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: L20293 Perfect for Christmas festivities, this ornament also makes a great gift topper.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 4 in. (10 cm) diameter

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

860-174 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Olive

Warm medium green


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.39
Note: (A)

860-180 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Cranberry Deep red
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.39
Note: (B)

860-123 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Beige

Golden off-white


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.39
Note: (C)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size H-8 (5 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.45


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

NOTES:
1.

Poinsettia is made from 15 pieces: 6 Leaves, 6 Petals, and 3 Centers.

2.

Leaves and Petals are worked along both sides of the foundation ch.

3.

Materials are sufficient to make multiple Ornaments.


INSTRUCTIONS



LEAF (make 6) Beg at base of Leaf, with A, ch 10.

Row 1: Sl st in 2nd ch from hook, sc in next 2 ch, hdc in next 3 ch, sc in next 2 ch, (sl st, ch 2, sl st) in last ch (tip of Leaf); working across opposite side of foundation ch, sc in next 2 ch, hdc in next 3 ch, sc in next 2 ch, sl st in next ch.

Fasten off.

Cut yarn leaving a long yarn tail.



PETAL (make 6) Beg at base of Petal, with B, ch 6.

Row 1: Sl st in 2nd ch from hook, sc in next 2 ch, hdc in next ch, 5 hdc in last ch (tip of Petal); working across opposite side of foundation ch, hdc in next ch, sc in next 2 ch, sl st in next ch.

Fasten off.

Cut yarn, leaving a long yarn tail.



CENTER (make 3) With C, ch 2.

Rnd 1: Work 3 sc in 2nd ch from hook; do not join - 3 sts at the end of this rnd.

Rnd 2: (2 sc in next sc) 3 times - 6 sts.Fasten off, leaving a long yarn tail.

Thread tail through sts of last rnd and pull to gather.

Knot securely.

Do not trim yarn tail.



FINISHING Using yarn tails, sew Leaves together at base, sew Petals to Leaves, then sew Centers to Petals.

Knot a length of yarn in desired color to Poinsettia for hanging loop.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sl st = slip stitch
sp(s) = space(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)


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