How to Crochet a Large Leaf with Video Tutorial

Hello!

Happy #wipwednesday makers! I have been working on a leaf to go with the sunflower that I created a few weeks ago and today is the day that I have finished it! Hooray! Thanks for watching!

Crochet Leaf

Materials

Yarn

Patons Worsted Wool in Jade Heather

Hook

Boye US G

Other

Scissors
Darning Needle

Stitches & Abbreviations

CH- Chain
SLST- Slip Stitch
SC- Single Crochet
HDC- Half-Double Crochet
DC- Double Crochet
(xx)- Total Number of Stitches in Row/Round

Notes

The Chain to at the begging of each row counts at the first Double Crochet.
This pattern is written to indicate the number of stitches that need to be made in each stitch. If the pattern reads 2 HDC that means create two Half-Double Crochet Stitches into the stitch below.

Pattern

Foundation

CH 8

Row One

SC into the 2nd CH from the hook. 1SC. 1SC. 1SC. 1SC. 1SC. 3SC into the Slip Knot Stitch. Work down the other side of the CH. 1SC. 1SC. 1SC. 1SC. 1SC. 1SC. CH 2. Turn. (15 SC)

Row Two

1HDC. 1 HDC. 2 DC. 1 HDC. 1 SC. 1 SC. 1 SC. 3 SC.
1 SC. 1 SC. 1 SC. 1 HDC. 2 DC. 1 HDC. 2 HDC. CH 2. Turn.

Row Three

1 HDC. 1 HDC. 2 HDC. 1 DC. 2 DC. 1 DC. 2 HDC. 1 SC. 1 SC. 1 SC. 3 SC.
1 SC. 1 SC. 1 SC. 2 HDC. 1 DC. 2 DC. 1 DC. 2 HDC. 1 HDC. 2 HDC. CH 2. Turn.

Row Four

1 HDC. 1 HDC. 2 HDC. 1 DC. 2 DC. 1 DC. 2 DC. 1 DC. 2 HDC. 1 HDC. 2 HDC. 1 HDC. 1 SC. 1 SC. 1 SC. 3 SC.
1 SC. 1 SC. 1 SC. 1 HDC. 2 HDC. 1 HDC. 2 HDC. 1 DC. 2 DC. 1 DC. 2 DC. 1 DC. 2 HDC. 1 HDC. 2 HDC. CH 1. Turn.

Row Five

SC around (45 SC). Now SC along the bottom of the project (7 SC). SLST into the CH 1 at the beginning of the row. Fasten off. Weave in ends.

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