Chocolate Cover Strawberries:D
Pattern designed by Brenda Solis (February 15, 2007)
Use this pattern for personal use only, never for retail or commercial purposes, Thank you.
Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivs2.5
I created this pattern for valentine's day, but im just getting to post it now. Oh and it hasn't been tested yet, so any mistakes please let me know.
Worsted weight yarn, small amounts of dark brown, red
Note: To make white chocolate strawberries, substitute the brown yarn for white.
Starting with chocolate brown yarn
Row 1: 2 sc in second ch (6)
Row 2: 2 sc in each sc around (12sc)
Row 3: work *1 sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc* around. (15sc)
Row 4: 1 sc in each sc around
Row 5: work *1 sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc* around. (18sc)
Row 6-7: 1 sc in each sc around
Row 8: work 1 sc in next sc changing to red yarn, work 1 sc in next 2 sc, changing to brown yarn in last sc, work 1 sc in next 15 sc. Changing back to red yarn on last sc.
Row 9: work 1 sc in next 3 sc, 2sctog, changing to brown yarn at end.
Work *1 sc in next 3 sc, 2 sctog* around. Change to red yarn in last sc (15sc)
Row 10: work *1 sc in next 3 sc, 2 sctog in next sc* around (12)
Row 11: work *1 sc in next 2 sc, 2sctog* around (9) stuff
Row 12: work *1 sc in next sc, 2sctog* around (6) finish stuffing F.O.
With green ch2
Row 1: 6 sc in second ch
Row 2: *sc in next sc, ch 5, 2 sc in second ch, 1 sc in next 2 sc, sc in next sc* around, sl st in next sc, F.O. leave long tail for sewing.
Sew stem to top of strawberry.
Finish! And Enjoy!
Tip: I use my strawberries as pincushions too, just add a string to the top and they can easily be hanged.