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Crochet info: Replace first sc on row with 1 ch.
Decreasing tip: Dec 1 sc as follows: work 1 sc but wait with last pull through (= 2 sts on hook), work next sc and now pull thread through all 3 sts on hook.
Hair band: Crochet 2 ch with crochet hook size 4 mm [US G/6] and 1 thread of each color.
Row 1: 2 sc in second ch from hook.
Row 2: See Crochet info! 2 sc in each sc = 4 sc.
Now crochet 1 sc in each sc until piece measures approx 13.75”.
Next row dec 2 sc – see Decreasing tip – and then last row dec 1 sc = 1 sc left. Cut the thread and fasten.
Large flower: crochet round 1 and round 2. Crochet 1 flower in lilac and 1 flower in light pink.
Small flower: crochet round 1 only. Crochet 1 flower in lilac and 3 flowers in light pink.
Crochet 5 ch on crochet hook size 2.5 mm [US C/2] with 1 thread and form a ring with a sl st.
Round 1: 1 sc in ring, *5 ch, 1 sc in ring*, repeat from *-* a total of 4 times and finish with 5 ch and 1 sl st in first sc from beg of round = 5 ch-loops. Finish small flower here.
Round 2: 1 ch, and crochet as follows in each ch-loop: 1 sc, 3 dc, 1 sc. Finish round with 1 sl st in first sc from beg of round.
Sew flowers to hair band as shown in picture. If desired, make additional flowers.
Strap: Cut 2 threads of each colour (= 4 threads in total) measuring 23½” each. Twist them until they resists, fold them double and let them twist again. Attach one end to the hair band and tie a knot at the other end. Make 1 more and attach to the other end of hair band.
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