8 Aug 2008
Daisy Picot Snowflake
Click here for the instructions on how to make daisy picots.
Wind two shuttle with different colour thread for each shuttle.
The centre Daisy - 6 rings altogether.
R(5-3-2-2-3-5). You can make the centre picot slightly bigger for decorative purposes.
R(5+3-2-2-3-5), joining to the last picot of the previous ring.
The last ring is joined to the previous ring and also to the first ring with the folded join.
R1(6+6), joining to the 3rd free picot of any of the rings in the centre daisy.
R2(6+6), joining to the 1st free picot of the next ring of the centre daisy.
Make a chain C(2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2) Do not reverse.
(*)Now make the daisy picots with 3 petals, where each petal is (5-5) and 2ds between each petal.
Close the ring, do not reverse and repeat the chain.
Reverse work and repeat the two rings of R(6+6), joining the 1st ring to the 3rd free picot of the previous ring and the 2nd ring to the 1st free picot of the next ring of the centre daisy.
Reverse work and repeat the chain (2+2-2-2-2-2-2-2), joining to the last picot of the previous chain.
Repeat from (*) to complete the snowflake.