valentine's day crochet rose pin

Did you get roses for Valentine’s Day? Some of my daughter’s teachers did.* This is probably the cutest crochet flower I have ever made.

valentine's day crochet rose pin

I made them out of all types of yarn. I think the pattern looks best with cotton.

valentine's day crochet rose pin

Only problem with these and other tiered flower patterns is that they don’t have a flat back for the pin. I used a piece of felt to even out the back and tacked it securely to the flower before stitching around.

project details: Pattern from Crochet Embellishments. All of my supplies were from my stash.

*A few of her teachers received flower pins last year. This year I made them bookmarks with tiny crochet hearts.

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6 Responses to valentine’s day rose pins

  1. Charity says:

    These are so sweet! I’m sure they were much appreciated. :)

  2. These are so cute! Are you going to post the pattern?

  3. So cute! Trying one right now. These would be great for Mother’s Day too. I love your blog!

  4. Cindy says:

    These are super cute. Yes, a pattern would be nice. :-)

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  6. […] This year I did a little something different with the backing. Instead of just sewing it on to the felt, I snipped two holes and poked the pin portion through. That way you don’t have to see the bracket on the back (like last year’s pins). […]