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Tunisian Crochet Daisy Pattern

Enjoy this Tunisian crochet daisy pattern – it took me a while to figure it out but the math is mathing and you can use any weight yarn with an appropriate hook and it will still work!

Tunisian crochet daisy free pattern from Hooked for Life Publishing

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Materials: Small amounts of two colors of yarn and an appropriate size crochet hook. For the models shown in the photos and video I used a light worsted cotton and an F/5/3.75mm crochet hook.

Optional: Locking stitch marker.


All of the Tunisian crochet rows take a joined standard return pass as shown in Row 1; only the forward passes are written out after that.

Special Stitches:

TSSdec – Tunisian Simple Stitch decrease – insert hook through 2 verticals bars as one, yo, draw through both loops.


With A, begin with a magic ring.

Rnd 1: Work 5 sc in ring. Place marker in first st of rnd and move up for the subsequent rnds if desired. 5 sc

Rnd 2: 2 sc in each sc around. 10 sc

Rnd 3: (2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc) 5 times. Sl st in next sc. 15 sc


With B, ch 5.

Row 1 forward: TSS beginning in 2nd ch from hook. 5 TSS

Row 1 and all remaining rows return: Insert hook in designated sc, yo and draw through that sc and first loop on hook, *yo, draw through 2 loops on hook. Rep from * until only 1 loop remains.

NOTE ON JOINING: Each petal has 9 Tunisian rows and involves 3 sc on the round center. Rows 1 – 3 join in the first of 3 sc, Rows 4 – 6 join in the next sc, Rows 7 – 9 join in the last sc.

Row 2 forward: Ch 1, sk ch, TSS in first vertical bar (that you would skip if working even) and in each TSS across. 6 TSS

Rows 3 – 5: Rep Row 2. 9 TSS after Row 5

Row 6 forward: TSS across. 9 TSS

Row 7 forward: TSSdec (see Special Stitches), TSS across. 8 TSS

Rows 8 – 9 forward: Rep Row 7. 6 TSS after Row 9.

Row 10 forward: Working through vertical bars as if to TSS, sl st 2 together, sl st across, sl st in next sc of Center.

Work four more Petals as you did the first one. End off and weave in ends.

Free crochet patter - Tunisian Daisy from Hooked for Life Publishing.

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