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Easy and cute crochet bows to add as embellishments
Today we are going to make a really easy crochet bow. I believe the bow to be a symbol of femininity. If you take a look at little girl’s outfits they usually have bows or hearts printed on them. Girls also love to wear bows on their hair.

Posted by Lou from Volos, Thessalia Sterea Ellada, Greece • Published See Lou's 7 projects »
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  • How to make a hair bow. Easy Crochet Bow Pattern - Step 1
    Step 1

    ABBREVIATIONS
    ch: chain
    sl st: slip stitch
    st(s): stitch(es)
    sc: single crochet
    BLO: back loop only

    Small crochet bow: 3 inches (7,5 cm) wide and 1.25 inches (3 cm) tall
    Large crochet bow: 3.5 inches (9 cm) wide and 1.50 inches (4 cm) tall

  • How to make a hair bow. Easy Crochet Bow Pattern - Step 2
    Step 2

    SMALL CROCHET BOW
    R1: ch 24, sl st to join in a circle (24)
    The sl st of R1 is also the first st of R2, so put a stitch marker there to remember the beginning of each new round.

    R2: sl st in next 3 st(s), sc 8, sl st 4, sc 8 (24)

    All the stitches in the following rounds will be worked in back loops only.

    R3-5: BLO sl st 4, sc 8, sl st 4, sc 8 (24)

  • How to make a hair bow. Easy Crochet Bow Pattern - Step 3
    Step 3

    In the last round only after you finish the last 8 sc, sl st 2-3 more until you find yourself in the middle of the bow and then cut the yarn and pull it through.

    Grab both ends of yarn and start winding them around the middle of your bow. Now is the time to add the elastic band if you choose to. No sewing required!

  • How to make a hair bow. Easy Crochet Bow Pattern - Step 4
    Step 4

    LARGE CROCHET BOW
    R1: ch 32, sl st to join in a circle (32)
    The sl st of R1 is also the first st of R2, so put a stitch marker there to remember the beginning of each new round.

    R2: sl st in next 5 st(s), sc 10, sl st 6, sc 10 (32)

    All the stitches in the following rounds will be worked in back loops only.

    R3-6: BLO sl st 6, sc 10, sl st 6, sc 10 (32)

    In the last round only after you finish the last 10 sc, sl st 3-4 more until you find yourself in the middle of the bow and then cut the yarn and pull it through.

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