I decided to give it yet another go but with more of an idea of what I was going to make. In the book I have there ate some crocheted cherries so I have it a try.
I did the actual cherry by looking at the picture rather than the instructi
The stem was a simple chain
The leaf how ever I decided that I was confident to try and read it, originally I was going to write it out but I soon learnt I’d been visited by the crochet Faery meaning they now made complete sense. I have to keep flicking through to which stitch is which but it got to the point where I wasn’t turning the pages as much.
My leaf may only be half done but I can’t wait to do more. What I’m also enjoying is the book I’m learning from has the names of the UK and US stitches making the scope of patterns even more exciting