Sunday, May 10, 2015

Flower Lamp Shades



These flower lamp shades will be perfect for a string light. The pattern is fairly quick and easy.


In Swedish


MATERIAL


Cotton yarn in color A and color B.  (I have used Scheepjeswool Cotton 8. )
2.5 mm hook.
Finished size is approximately 5 cm deep and 7 cm wide at the widest part.

ABBREVIATIONS, US CROCHET TERMS


st - stitch
sl st - slip stitch
sc - single crochet
sc inc - single crochet increase
hdc - half double crochet
dc - double crochet
tr - treble crochet
dtr - double treble crochet
blo - back loop only

DESCRIPTION


Round 1. Start with color A and a magic ring, work 15 sc's inside the ring (15)
Adjust the magic ring to fit your light before fastening off.

Round 2.  (sc inc in the next st. sc in the next 2 st's) 5 times (20)
Make a sl st and fasten off.

Round 3. Change to color B. Join your yarn by making a standing single crochet in any of the 20 sc's (blo). sc in each of the back loops of the 20 st's around (20)

Round 4. (sc in the next 3 st's. sc inc in the next st.) 5 times (25)

Rounds 5-6. sc in each of the 25 st's around. (25)

Round 7. (sc in the next 4 st's. sc inc in the next st.) 5 times (30)

Rounds 8-9. sc in each of the 30 st's around. (30)

Round 10. (sc in the next 5 st's. sc inc in the next st.) 5 times (35)

Round 11. sc in each of the 35 st's around. (35)

Round 12. (hdc, 2dc, 2tr, 2 ch, sl st into first chain, dtr, 2tr, 2dc, hdc) 5 times.
Fasten off all ends.

Close up front view
Close up side view

If you've got questions, or find any errors in this pattern, please tell me!
I would also like to see your flower lamp shades, so feel free to leave a comment with a link to your blog or where ever your pictures are  :)
Happy crocheting!

In the Yarn Garden 2015. All rights reserved. 
This is a free pattern designed by In the Yarn Garden, you can share it but not sell it. 
You can sell items made from this pattern, please credit In the Yarn Garden as designer.


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