Crocheted Cancer Ribbon:
Materials used: Caron Simply Soft, H, J, or K hook, Yarn Needle (H hook makes a much nicer, tighter looking ribbon).
Skill level: Easy
Row 1: sc in first 12 ch st. 2 sc in each of next 6 ch st. sc in last 12 ch st.
Row 2: ch 1. sc in first 12 st. For the next 12 st - Repeat 2 sc in st, 1 sc in next st. 1 sc in each of remaining 12 st.
Row 3: ch 1. sc in first 12 st. For the next 18 st - Repeat: 2 sc in st, 1 sc in each next 2 st. 1 sc in each of remaining 12 st.
Before fastening off, do a round of slip stitches around the entire strip then fasten off. The round of slip stitches helps the ribbon lay flatter.
Arrange the curved strip into the ribbon shape. Using a yarn needle and piece of yarn, sew the ribbon together where the "legs" cross. Weave in tails.
Please let me know if anything is not clear in the above pattern! Feel free to make as many ribbons as you like for personal use, gifts or for charity. Please do not copy/reproduce this pattern or pictures for your own monetary gain.
© copyright 2011 - Michelle Drenzek
Edited by Shell Lee, 03 April 2011 - 07:23 PM.
new picture and clarification in pattern