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Crochet Pattern - Jubilee Crown
I wanted to crochet some Crowns for our Jubilee celebrations this weekend and I found some lovely crown patterns online but after making a few up they just didn't match what I had in my head. I didn't just want crowns I wanted a crown that reminded me of HRH Queen Elizabeth II...
...After chancing on the perfect yarn, James C Brett Twinkle Fashion DK, I started playing around until I came up with a Jubilee Crown I was happy with. I've written out the pattern below if you'd like to try. I'm hoping to crochet a few of these for our friends and family so we can all be Queen for a day!
And lastly K wanted one of her in front of her new bedroom shelves which she had happily spent the afternoon organising!
Crochet Jubilee Crown Pattern
Written in UK terms
This pattern can also be downloaded as a free printable PDF from my ravelry store: download now
Yarn: James C Brett Twinkle Fashion DK (Acrylic) Shade TK8 - But these would look good in anything with a bit of sparkle.
Ch = Chain
SS = Slip Stitch
Htr = Half Treble Crochet (US HDC)
Tr = Treble (US DC)
Foundation Row, Make the chain long enough to fit around your head (they will stretch slightly) working in multiples of 3 - I worked 72 Ch for my crown. Join with a ss (try not to twist chain).
Round 1, Ch 2, Htr in each stitch around, join with a ss.
Round 2, Ch 2, Htr in each stitch around, join with a ss.
Round 3, Ch 6, 1 tr in same stitch (to make 1st v stitch), skip next 2 stitches, *(1 tr, ch 3, 1 tr) into next stitch (V stitch), skip next 2 stitches* repeat from *to* around joining with a ss to the 3rd ch of the first ch 6.
A quick note: Please do not copy or redistribute this pattern, although you may, if you'd like, link to this page. I am happy for items made from this pattern to be sold. Thank you for your support.
There you have it, another incredibly simple pattern. I hope you all enjoy the long bank holiday and have some great Jubilee celebrations. The children are very excited as Friday is also half term - Let's hope the sun keeps shining!
Bye for now. Em