Snowflake Holiday Card
SUPPLIES & TOOLS:
- Aunt Lydia's® Metallic Crochet Thread, Size 10: 1 ball 1P White/Pearl
- Steel Crochet Hook: 1.5mm [US 7]
- Tapestry needle
- Craft glue
- Blank card
GAUGE: Rounds 1 and 2 of Large or Medium Snowflake = 1-3/4" (3 cm). CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook to obtain the gauge.
Triple Picot = (ch 3, slip st, ch 4, slip st, ch 3, slip st) all in 3rd ch from hook.
Large Snowflake measures 2-1/2" (6 cm) across; Medium Snowflake measures 1-3/4" (4.4 cm) across; Small Snowflake measures 1-1/2" (4 cm) across
Large Snowflake (Make 1)
Ch 5; join with a slip st to form a ring.
Round 1: Ch 3, 2 dc in ring, ch 2, [3 dc in ring, ch 2] 5 times; join with a slip st in top of ch-3 – 18 dc, 6 ch-2 spaces.
Round 2: Slip st in next dc, [(3 hdc, tr, 3 hdc) in next ch-2 space, skip next dc, slip st in next dc] 6 times; join with a slip st in slip st.
Round 3: Slip st to next tr, [ch 7, (slip st, ch 2, dc, ch 2, slip st, ch 3, slip st) all in 4th ch from hook, ch 3, slip st in same tr, slip st in each st to next tr] 6 times. Fasten off.
Medium Snowflake (Make 1)
Rounds 1 and 2: Repeat Rounds 1 and 2 of Large Snowflake.
Round 3: * Ch 3, tr in same st, skip next 3 hdc, (slip st, ch 5, slip st in 3rd ch from hook, ch 1, slip st, ch 3, tr) all in next tr, slip st in next slip st; repeat from * around. Fasten off.
Small Snowflake (Make 1)
Ch 4; join with a slip st to form a ring.
Round 1: [(Ch 4, triple picot, ch 4, slip st) in ring] 6 times; join with slip st in first ch. Fasten off.
Weave in ends. Apply small dots of glue on wrong side of snowflake points. Glue to front of card, following photo for placement.
ch = chain
dc = double crochet
hdc = half double crochet
mm = millimeters
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch (es)
tr = treble crochet
* = repeat whatever follows the * as indicated
 = work directions in brackets the number of times specified