Tuesday, 11 October 2011

Crochet Jewels..Sophie Digard inspired

US Terms UK terms in brackets
sock yarn and a 3mm hook
bigger scarf
DK and a 4mm hook
Aran 5mm hook

For a 6 point star (Hexagon)

Magic circle or ch 4 and join with sl st into a circle
ROUND 1: continue in first col. ch2 counts as first dc [tr] to begin each round or do a dc [tr] standing start,
 12dc [12tr], into circle, sl st to complete, [12dc, (12tr)]

ROUND 2: att. next colour in any st, 2dc [2tr], in the 1st st, ch3, miss a st, 2dc [2tr], in the next st, ch3 miss a st,  2dc [2tr], in the next st, ch2, continue until you have 6 loops, sl st, to complete [6 ch3 loops]

ROUND 3: 3dc [3tr], ch3, 3dc [3tr], in each ch3 loop, miss a st, sl st to anchor in sp, between the 2dc [2tr], of previous round, repeat for all start point, sl st to complete.
Use the second of the ch3 sts, as a sl st to join the next star to the first repeat joining on 2 points in a row of 12 or more stars, then add stars to both sides of the middle row 

close up of the tiny squares..
mini daisy would work for a scarf too but in squares
A few fill-ins for the Daisy Granny Square

The Mini Star scarf has made a lovely Christmas pressie and not taken too long to make, a few of these for Santa may be!

Never though l would enjoy making something so fiddly and tiny either
Thanks Sophie Digard for the inspiration

Hows this for a back yard?
Netley Interiors...where l went to get the paint...they live there as well as it being their business
stunning place

Hugs to all x


  1. The photomosaic looks like a collection of kaleidoscope pictures, which I love. The scarf looks really beautiful and delicate.

  2. Hi Karen...Oh! yes it does doesn't it, l used to love those little tubes of colour as a child
    Might try and track one down again
    Thanks for reminding me of a child hood memory
    Hugs x

  3. What a beautiful scarf - you have such exquisite taste!

  4. Hello Suz!
    Your Star Scarf is so beautiful! I like it!
    Olga ☼


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