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Wa­ter Lily Neck­lace

FIN­ISHED MEA­SURE­MENT Wa­ter Lily and Medal­lion:

11/2 inches in di­am­e­ter


• Aunt Ly­dia’s Clas­sic Cro­chet size 10 cro­chet cot­ton (350 yds per ball): 1 ball each #495 wood vi­o­let and #435 sil­ver

• Size 7/1.65mm steel cro­chet hook or size needed to ob­tain gauge

• Ta­pes­try nee­dle

• 8mm sil­ver and white bead

• 18-inch fine sil­ver chain

• 3mm oval sil­ver jump rings: 4

• Tog­gle clasp

• Nee­dle-nose pli­ers

• Wire cut­ters

• Sew­ing nee­dle and thread


4 dc = 1 inch


Weave in loose ends as work pro­gresses. Join with slip stitch as in­di­cated un­less oth­er­wise stated. Chain-2 at be­gin­ning of round does not count as first dou­ble cro­chet.


Make 2. Rnd 1 (RS): With wood vi­o­let form slip ring (see il­lus­tra­tion), ch 1, work 16 hdc in ring, join

(see Pat­tern Notes) in first hdc, draw slip ring closed tightly. (16 hdc)

Rnd 2: [Ch 7, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in next ch, hdc in each of next 4 chs, sk next hdc of rnd 1, sl st in next hdc] 8 times, leav­ing a 12-inch length, fas­ten off. (8 petals)


Rnd 1: With sil­ver form slip ring, ch 2 (see Pat­tern Notes), work 14 dc in ring, join in first dc, draw slip ring closed tightly. (14 dc) Rnd 2: Ch 2, (dc in next dc, ch 1) around, join in first dc. (14 dc, 14 ch-1 sps)

Rnd 3: Sl st in first ch-1 sp, (ch 3, sl st in next ch-1 sp) around, join with last sl st in first sl st. Fas­ten off.


Stack Wa­ter Lilies with petals stag­gered, al­low­ing edges to curl and sew tog. Sew bead at cen­ter of flower. Sew as­sem­bled Wa­ter Lily to cen­ter of Medal­lion. Weave in ends, block. Cut chain in half (9-inch

lengths), at­tach 1 end of each length to 1 end of tog­gle clasp us­ing a jump ring. Us­ing rem 2 jump rings, at­tach other end of each length to ch lp of rnd 3 of the Medal­lion with 5 lps be­tween.

Just a few yards of size 10 cro­chet cot­ton yield a pretty flo­ral neck­lace. One spe­cial bead sewn to a sim­ple 4-round medal­lion at the cen­ter of the lay­ered flower mo­tif com­pletes the de­sign.

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