Poppy for Remembrance

Remembrance Poppies have been used since 1921 to commemorate soldiers who have died in war. To mark this we’ve shared this Free Poppy Crochet Pattern to help those crocheting poppies to raise money for The Royal British Legion.

Pattern

Poppy

Mr with 10dc in black.

Rnd 1: 1dc in first st, 2dc in second st repeat to end. 15sts. Change colour to red.

Rnd 2: 1dc in each of the first and second sts, 2dc in the third st, repeat to end. 20sts.

Rnd 3: 1dc, 1htr, 2tr, 1tr, 2tr, 1tr, 1htr, 1dc, 1sl st, 1sl st, 1dc, 1htr, 2tr, 1tr, 2tr, 1tr, 2tr, 1htr, 1dc, 1sl st, 1sl st. 26sts.

Rnd 4: 1dc, 1htr, 2tr in each of the next 5 sts, 1htr, 1dc, 1sl st, 1sl st, 1dc, 1htr, 2tr in each of the next 8 sts, 1htr, 1dc, 1sl st and cast off.

Leaf

Ch 10 and dc in second st from hook in green.

1htr, 1tr in next 6 sts, 1htr, 4dc, 1htr, 1tr in next 6 sts, 1htr, 2dc, sl st and cast off.

Finishing

Sew all ends and attach the leaf to the poppy.

Materials & Tools

  • 100g DK yarn black
  • 100g DK yarn red
  • 100g DK yarn green
  • 4.5mm hook
  • wool needle
  • scissors

Stitch:ionary
UK Terms

ch – chain
ch sp – chain space
mr – magic ring
dc – double crochet
htr – half treble
tr – treble
st(s) – stitch(s)
sl st – slip stitch

Hints & Tips

If you wish, you can make a donation to the Royal British Legion at www.britishlegion.org.uk 

The Poppy is the trademark of The Royal British Legion and its only lawful use is to raise funds for the Poppy Appeal.

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