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Free Crochet Bride's Crown
Bride’s Crown

Materials: Crochet Cotton Size 20 - 1 Ball White
  Steel Crochet Hook Size 8
  Bridal Head Piece, covered in White Satin
  White Tulle, 72” Wide 2 ½ Yds
  White Sewing Thread and Needle
  Glue Gun & Glue Stick
  10 White Round Ball Buttons 3/8” Diameter
  Fabric Stiffener
  Tapestry Needle

Gauge: Flowers 1” in diameter

Flowers: (make 10):
Starting in center, ch 5. Join with sl st to form ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 1, (sc in ring, ch 3) 6 times. Join with sl st in first sc.
Rnd 2: Ch 1, make sc, hdc, dc, hdc and sc in each ch-3 lp around, 6
petals made. Join with sl st in back of first sc.
Rnd 3: Ch 1, working from back of petal, insert hook into sp of first petal
bringing hook out in center of ring, thread over hook and draw lp back
over ring, thread over and complete a sc over ring; * ch 5, insert hook
into sp of next petal and complete a sc over ring as before. Rep from *
around, end with ch 5. Join as before.
Rnd 4: Ch 1, make sc, hdc, 3 dc, hdc and sc in each ch-5 lp around.
Join, break off.

Leaves: (make 10):
Starting in center ch 9.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in next 6 ch, 3 sc in next ch, working
along opposite side of ch, sc in next 5 ch. Ch 1, turn.
Row 2: Sc in front lp of first 6 sc. 3 sc in front lp of next sc, sc in front lp
of next 6 sc. Ch 1, turn.
Row 3: Sc in back lp of first 7 sc, 3 sc in back lp of next sc, sc in back lp
of next 5 sc. Ch 1, turn.
Row 4: Sc in front lp of next sc, 3 sc in front lp of next sc, sc in front lp of
next 5 sc. Break off.

Head Piece Trim: Weave in ends on flowers and leaves. If using
stiffener, apply to flowers and leaves and let dry. With needle and
sewing thread sew 1 button in center of each flower. Mark center front 6”
of head piece. Following pic, arrange all flowers between markers and
sew in place. Arrange 5 leaves joined at base, at each edge and sew in
place.
Tulle: Cut 1 piece of tulle 54” long. Fold so that top layer is 18” and the
under layer is 36”. Round out ends of both layers. Pleat at folded edge
to measure about 5” across. Baste pleats to hold shape. Sew or glue
this pleated edge to underside of center back of head piece. Cut
another piece of tulle 36” long. Keeping top edge straight, round out
ends at opposite edge. Pleat at top edge to measure about 5” across,
baste pleats. Pin this pleated edge to under side of head piece,
centering it in front behind flowers and hold it above head piece. Sew or
glue in place.