How to Crochet Poinsettias

How to #Crochet a Poinsettia Flower | Vickie Howell's Ask Me Monday Series | Free Pattern & [VIDEO] #holidaycrafts

How to Crochet Poinsettias

This week on Ask Me Monday I showed how to crochet chunky poinsettias to use as embellishments for clothing, home decor, gift wraps and more!


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Crochet Poinsettias Materials

Chunky-weight yarn

Size M/9 mm Knitter’s Pride Wave Crochet Hook

Sequin/Sewing Needle & Thread

Tapestry Needle

How to Crochet Poinsettias: Directions


Ch 8. Sc in 2nd ch from hook, hdc, dc, tr, dc, hdc, sc; flip the piece over to work on the underside; sc, hdc, dc, tr, dc, hdc, sc. Join petal rnd with a sl st in the first st. 

Fasten off.



Ch 6. Sc in 2nd ch from hook hdc, dc, hdc, sc.

Fasten off.



With tapestry needle and yarn, sew large petals together in a star formation. Do the same with the small petals. Center small petal bunch on top of large one; tack in place to create poinsettia. 

Weave in ends.

Hand-sew sequin to the center of poinsettia.

Cut a small circle of felt. Hand-sew to the back of the poinsettia. 

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Sew to a headband, add a pearl pin and use as a brooch, attach to a wrapped gift, or hot glue several to a wreath.

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One Response to “How to Crochet Poinsettias”

  1. Louise Paquette

    I really enjoy your shows. I’d like to know how to adjust a crochet pattern for mittens to make felted mittens. I have a pattern for knit ones but crocheting is so much faster and my husband likes how they wear when he snowblows and shovels. Thanks for any help you can give me.