Crochet Patterns

Northern Star

There is something magical about crochet stars as they are both stunning and extremely versatile. Thanks to that, it is so simple to turn them not only into granny squares or hexagons, but they are also an excellent base for making mandalas.

Pattern: by Tally’s Crafts

Recommended yarn: Scheepjes Cahlista

Hook size: 4.5mm

Finished size: approx. 13cm

Abbreviations (US terms)sc – single crochet
hdc – half double crochet
dc – double crochet
tr – treble crochet
fpsc – front post single crochet
fphdc – front post half double crochet
fpdc – front post double crochet
fptr – front post treble
ch – chain
st(s) – stitch(es)
sk- skip
st – stitch
sl st – slip stitch
sp – space
R – round
pop – popcorn 

Special stitches:

popcorn – 5dc, ch1 to close the pop

picot – ch3, insert your hook in the first ch, pull up a loop, join with a sl st

Round 1

start with a magic circle, ch2 (counts as the first hdc), make 11 more hdc, join with a sl st

[12hdc]

Candylicuious Star 1png

Round 2

start by making pop in any hdc from the previous round, pop in each of the next hdc, join with a sl st

[12 pop]

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Round 3

standing fphdc around any pop, (2sc in the sp between pop), fphdc around the next pop…repeat, join with a sl st

[24sc, 12fpsc]

Candylicuious Star 3png

Round 4

standing fpsc around any fphdc from the previus round, sc in the next st, fptr around the next hdc from R1, sc in the second sc, (don’t skip any sc), fpsc around the next fphdc…repeat, join with a sl st

[12fpsc, 12fptr, 24sc]

Candylicuious Star 4png

Round 5

standing fpsc around any fptr from the previous round, sc, ch3, skip the next sc, sc in the next st, fpsc around the next fptr, sc in the next 3 sc, fpsc around the next tr…repeat, join with a sl st

[6ch3sp, 30sc, 12fpsc]

Candylicuious Star 5png

Round 6

standing fphdc around any fpsc from R4, (5dc, ch3, 5dc in the ch3sp), fphdc around the next fpsc from R4…repeat, join with a sl st

[6fphdc, 6 petals, 6ch3sp]

Candylicuious Star 6png

Round 7

standing fpsc around any fphdc from the previous round, bphdc around the next 5dc, (2sc, picot, 2sc), bphdc around the next 5dc, fpsc around the next fphdc…repeat, join with a sl st

[50bphdc, 6 picots, 24sc]

Candylicuious Star 7png
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This is a free pattern designed by Tally’s Crafts. You may use the photos as long as you credit me and link to my website https://www.tallyscrafts.com/ or Instagram @tallyscrafts. You are not allowed to post the pattern and the photos as your own.

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