The start of a new project is always exciting, and that is also true for In Bloom, a lovely designed by Johanna Lindahl from Mijo Crochet in collaboration with FavoritGarner. In this first part of the project we are making the central flower. In the first few rounds the flower is still a bit wonky, but as it grows it starts to lay flat.
- Written In Bloom pattern including translations
- In Bloom video tutorials in one YouTube playlist
- Scheepjes Catona yarn
The yarn that I’m using is Scheepjes Catona yarn which is a good quality, sturdy 100% mercerized cotton, sport weight yarn. I have selected my own colorway for the project, and these are my colors and yarn amounts, all are Scheepjes Catona 50g balls:
- Color 1 – 1 x 246 : Icy Pink
- Color 2 – 1 x 240 : Amethyst
- Color 3 – 1 x 394 : Shadow Purple
- Color 4 – 4 x 130 : Old Lace
- Color 5 – 1 x 173 : Bluebell
- Color 6 – 1 x 247 : Blue Bird
- Color 7 – 1 x 164 : Light Navy
I am following the color order as suggested by Johanna, but to make life easier for you, here is the order of my colors per round:
- Round 1 – 246 : Icy Pink
- Round 2 – 246 : Icy Pink
- Round 3 – 246 : Icy Pink
- Round 4 – 240 : Amethyst
- Round 5 – 240 : Amethyst
- Round 6 – 394 : Shadow Purple
- Round 7 – 240 : Amethyst
- Round 8 – 394 : Shadow Purple
- Round 9 – 394 : Shadow Purple
Scheepjes Catona is available from Wool Warehouse (UK/International), Deramore (UK), Love Crochet (US), Knotty House (CA) or your local Scheepjes Stockist. Thank you for supporting my work by buying your yarn through the links on my blog. ❤
In part 1 of In Bloom we make the central flower. With this video tutorial I show you step-by-step how to make it.
Next week I will release the video for part 2 of In Bloom. If you are making this pattern along with me, I would love to see your work. Feel free to share your work on my Facebook page, or tag me in one of your posts on Instagram.
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