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Easy Crochet Flower Applique Free Pattern

This pattern is for an easy crochet flower applique. A lovely texture will help it stand out in all your handmade projects. Who says flowers are only for spring and summer? Add the January Flower Applique to blankets, pillows, table runners and more to bring some brightness to your home in the long days of winter or anytime.

This applique is also a part of a free CAL, the Every Day Wall Hanging. Each applique is made to snap on and off, making one wall hanging versatile all year round. More appliques have been released or will be released based on seasons, holidays, and whenever inspiration comes calling.

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Pinterest pin of a dark rose colored crochet flower applique.

Check out the Every Day Wall Hanging CAL here, where you will also find how to get the other appliques.

A cream colored crochet wall hanging with crochet appliques including a pumpkin, sunflower, poinsettia, Christmas tree, and flower.

Supplies needed for this easy crochet flower

#4 Cotton Lion Brand 24/7 Small amounts for the applique {Use up your scraps}

US G (4mm) Furls hook, or size needed to obtain tree measurements

Tapestry needle

If you are using this applique for the Every Day Wall Hanging, you will also need:

Large metal sew-on snaps

Plastic Canvas

Skill Level:

Advanced beginner


approx. 4″ diameter

Get the January Flower Applique in an ad-free, downloadable, premium PDF in Ravelry.

Abbreviations Used {US Terms}

MR=magic ring

BL=back loops

hdc=half double crochet



dc=double crochet

sc=single crochet

sl st=slip stitch


Special Stitches:

Popcorn: 3 dc in same st, remove loop from hook, insert hook in the first dc made, put loop back on hook and pull through, ch 1 to close

Picot: ch 2, sl st in first ch


ch 2 does not count as a stitch.

Every round of flower is worked in the back loops only.

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Pattern Instructions


Remember all rounds of flower are worked in back loops.

Rnd 1: With MR, ch 2, 6 hdc in ring, pull to close, sl st in first st [6]

Rnd 2: ch 2, 2 popcorn each st around join as before [12 popcorn]

Rnd 3: Work this rnd in top st of popcorn only, not the ch 1, ch 2, *hdc next st, 2 hdc next st; rep from * around, join[18]

Rnd 4: ch 2, *popcorn next 2 sts, 2 popcorns next st; rep from * around, join [24 popcorn]

Rnd 5: Again, working this rnd in top st of popcorn only, not the ch 1, ch 2, *hdc next 3 sts, 2 hdc next st; rep from * around, join [30]

Rnd 6: ch 2, *(2 hdc, picot, hdc) next st, sk  next st, sl st next; rep from * around, join [30 hdc, 10 picot] Fasten off.

Leaf: {Make 2}

ch 7, sc 2nd ch from hook, sc next, hdc next 3, 3 dc last ch, working on other side of ch, 3 dc next, hdc next 3, sc last 2, sl st beginning st [16] Fasten off. Leave long tail on one leaf for sewing.

Sew bigger ends of leaves together in a V shape. Sew to one side of flower.

Optional: Steam block the applique

These instructions are for using this applique with the Every Day Wall Hanging.

Using the flower as a template, cut the plastic canvas slightly smaller than the shape. Sew section of metal snap with the nub facing up to the middle of the plastic canvas flower shape. Sew plastic canvas to back of tree with snap facing out.


Other flower appliques you may enjoy:

Sunflower Applique

Poinsettia Applique

If you love wall hangings, check out my Four Seasons Wall Hangings sold as a discounted Ebook on Ravelry

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