A new version of the 8 Petal flower pattern below in Alpaca
for this Alpaca flower the centre is different
finger wrap of 4 wraps
Round 1: 12sc into circle sl st to complete (12sc)
Round 2: 2sc in each st, sl st to complete (24sc)
Round 3: 1sc inch st, repeat to end sl st to complete (24sc)
Round 1-3 above Replace R1-R2 BELOW
Continue from R3 BELOW To complete this Alpaca Flower
Chain 8 sl st to complete the circle
R1: 24 dc into the circle, sl st to complete round.
R2: 1sc in each stitch, sl st to complete round
R3: Start in any stitch, 2dc in first and second st, ch4, miss a st, repeat until you have 8 sides sl st to complete round....picture above is the original octagon, the chain loops are just one ch st longer to take the petals
R5: attach yarn between the 2sets of 2dc with a sc,
4dc into chain loop, chain 4 sl st into the base of the 4ch, to make the point of the petal, 4dc into same chain loop sc in the middle of the 4 dc of previous round, repeat until 8 pointy petals have been made, sl st to complete round.
Happy Hooking x