Sure, here’s an easy crochet bow pattern for you. This pattern is great for beginners and can be used to create cute bows that can be attached to hair accessories, clothing, or even used as decorations.
- Worsted weight yarn in the color of your choice
- Crochet hook appropriate for your yarn weight
- Yarn needle
- Optional: Alligator clip or hair tie if you’re making a hair accessory
- Ch: Chain
- Sc: Single Crochet
- Dc: Double Crochet
- Sl st: Slip stitch
Bow (Make 2): Step 1: Start by making a slip knot and chaining 12.
Step 2: In the second chain from the hook, work 1 sc. Work 1 sc in each chain across. (11 sc)
Step 3: Chain 1 and turn. Work 1 sc in each sc across. (11 sc)
Step 4: Repeat Step 3 until your piece measures about 4 inches in length. You can adjust the length by adding or subtracting rows.
Step 5: Fasten off and leave a long tail for sewing.
Center Wrap: Step 1: Cut a piece of yarn about 8 inches long.
Step 2: Wrap the yarn around the center of one of the bow pieces several times to create the center of the bow. Tie the ends in a knot at the back of the bow and trim any excess.
Assembly: Step 1: Place the two bow pieces with the right sides facing out.
Step 2: Using the long tails from the bow pieces, sew the two pieces together along the edges, leaving the center open.
Step 3: Once the pieces are sewn together, cinch the center by gently pulling on the thread to create the bow shape.
Step 4: Wrap the center wrap piece around the cinched center of the bow and secure it with a few stitches at the back.
Step 5: Attach an alligator clip or hair tie to the back of the bow if you’re making a hair accessory.
Step 6: Weave in any remaining yarn tails.
And that’s it! You’ve created a simple crochet bow. You can experiment with different yarn colors and sizes to create bows that suit your style. These bows make lovely additions to gifts, baby items, and so much more. Enjoy your crocheting!