Did you know that you can crochet your own bow in a matter of minutes? We promise, once you start making your own Crochet Bow Appliques, you won’t ever want to stop. Originally featured on the Mia Tank Top from I Like Crochet magazine, this free crochet bow tutorial excerpt can be used in multiple ways. Why not attach it to a headband for an easy and adorable accessory? Or use it to add embellishments to children’s toys or clothes — you could even create your own crochet bows blanket by attaching this applique to all your crochet blanket squares. It’s also perfect for using up scrap yarn. We hope you enjoy this free applique tutorial.
Crochet Bow Applique Tutorial
Yarn: Loops and Threads Snuggly Wuggly (100% Acrylic; 446 yards [408 meters]/141 grams):
#01047 Soft Grey (CC, 1 (1, 1, 1, 1) balls)
Hook: US size 4.5mm
With CC, ch 14 (15, 15, 16, 16).
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and each ch across to end, turn. (13 (14, 14, 15, 15) sc)
Row 2-7: Ch (does not counted as st), scbl in first st and each st across to end, turn.
Use a small strand of CC, pinch the bow in the middle and tie, trim the excess off.
Ch 28 and fasten off.
Use the long chain and knot it around the middle of the bow.
This bow is what really makes the Mia Tank Top complete! You can access this pattern as a Gold Club member.
So tell us, what projects do you plan to put a bow on? Tell us in the comments!