Introduction: Clover Clips!

As the mother of a child named, "Clover" I have a soft spot for shamrocks. With St. Patrick's Day coming up though, what little lass couldn't use a pair of Clover Hair Clips? Enjoy! --Vickie



Step 1: Materials & Info

Step 2: Crochet Clover Applique

How-To

Crochet clover applique: (make 2 for clip set)

Ch 4; join round with a sl st to create center loop.
  • Leaves: *[Ch 2, hdc, dc, tr, dc, hdc, sl st] all in center loop; rep from * three times more (it'll be a snug fit, but that's ok.)
     
  • Stem: Ch 6, sc in 2nd ch from hook and next 4 sts, sl st in center loop. Fasten off.

Step 3: Adding Hair Clip & Finishing

  • Using tapestry needle, weave in yarn ends.
     
  • Using needle & thread, hand-sew hair clip to back of clover.
That's all there is to it! 


5 More Ways to Use Clover Appliques
  1. Make a bunch and string together for a St. Paddy's Day garland.
     
  2. Adorn a package with one for your favorite lad or lassie.
     
  3. Sew a few on a wee denim skirt.
     
  4. Hot glue onto heavy weight paper for a shramrock-sweet greeting card.
     
  5. Attach earring findings for a kitschy pair of ear baubles.


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Penolopy+Bulnick made it!(author)2013-02-28

Very cute and that is a great shade of green!

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