Free Crochet Patterns From Me To You
|Free Crochet Apple Bookmark
Materials: Crochet Cotton Size 10-small amt of red, green & brown
Steel Crochet Hook Size 2
Finished Size Approximately 1 ½” across
Gauge: 7 sc = 1 inch; 8 sc rows = 1”
Row 1: With red, ch 6, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each ch across, turn. ( 5 sc)
Rows 2-4: Ch 1, 2 sc in first st, sc in each st across with 2 sc in last st, turn. (7, 9, 11)
Rows 5-8: Ch 1, sc in each st across, turn.
Rows 9-11: Ch 1, sc first 2 sts tog, sc in each st across to last 2 sts, sc last 2 sts tog, turn. (9, 7, 5). Fasten off.
With brown ch 6, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sl st in each ch across. Fasten off. Sew to apple centered on row 11.
With green, ch 5, 2 sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each of next 2 ch, 3 sc in last ch; continuing on opposite side of starting ch,
sc in each of next 3 ch, join with sl st in first sc; for Bookmark, sl st in next st after stem on row 11 of apple, ch 25. Fasten off.
Tack opposite end of leaf to apple.
Cut 23 strands green each 6” long; tie separate 8” strand around center of all strands hold tog leaving ends for typing. Fold
strands in half, tie separate strand around all strands ½” from fold. Tie to end of bookmark.
Apply fabric stiffener to apple. Shape and let dry.