Whether for your own windowsill, the balcony or as a gift - with this H kelkaktus you do not go wrong. Just try it on our guide.
You need this for the crochet cactus:
- Schachenmayr Catania (LL 125 m / 50 g) in coffee (Fb 162), apple (Fb 205) and orchid (Fb 222), 50 g each
- Crochet hook 2.5 mm
- Flowerpot, ø 7, 0 cm
And this is how it's done:
In coffee 2 ch.
1st round : crochet 6 dc in the 2nd ch from beg of round.
Continue to crochet dc in spiral round.
2nd round: Double every M (= 12 sts).
3rd round: double every 2 sts (= 18 sts).
4th round: double every 3 sts (= 24 sts).
5th round: double every 4th st (= 30 sts).
6th round: double every 5th st (= 36 sts).
ROUND 7: Double every 6 sts (= 42 sts).
ROUND 8: Double every 7 sts (= 48 sts).
9th round: double every 8 sts (= 54 sts).
ROUND 10: Double every 9 sts (= 60 sts).
11th-14th Rd: Crochet 60 dc each.
15th round: Comb every 9th and 10 sts together (= 54 sts).
ROUND 16: Comb each 8th and 9th sts together (= 48 sts).
ROUND 17: Every 7th and 8th st each round off (= 42 sts).
18th round: Comb cut every 6th and 7th round (= 36 sts).
19th Rd: Comb each 5th and 6th sts together (= 30 sts).
20 rounds: Comb each 4th and 5th st each round (= 24 sts).
Stuff the soil with cotton wool.
ROUND 21: Comb each 3rd and 4th st each round (= 18 sts).
ROUND 22: Comb cut every 2nd and 3rd st each time (= 12 sts).
ROUND 23: Continue to work 2 sts together (= 6 sts).
Stop the earth.
Here are the instructions for you as a PDF for download.