Little Sunshine Applique Free Crochet Pattern

Posted by on May 21, 2012 in Crochet | 3 comments

I contemplated adding a little smiley face to this sun appliqué, but wasn’t sure. Would that have looked cute, or tacky?

It works up super quick & takes only a few minutes to make.

 Crocheted Sun

Finished Size:   3 1/4″ across

Materials Used:  Below are the materials I used, but you can really use any yarn and hook you want.

  • scraps – #4 worsted weight yarn
  • Size “H” crochet hook

Begin with a magic ring, ch1,

Round 1:  6sc in magic ring, do not slip stitch.

Round 2:  2sc in each sc around, do not slip stitch.

Round 3:  * sl st in next sc, ch4, sl st in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each of next 2 sl sts, repeat from * around, slip stitch in 1st sl st.

Fasten off.


Happy Crocheting!



  1. I like it just like it is. But it might look cute with a little face–not sure!! Try it and see what you think. Thanks for the pattern!

  2. Love this! I think it looks great without a face, but would also look cute with one. Thanks for sharing!

  3. Excellent pattern!! So easy so cute!!!
    Thanks a lot!!


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