Want to find the best resources for learning how to crochet flowers? These are our picks for the best books on crochet flowers. Whether you want to crochet daisies, sunflowers, roses or other sorts of flowers, this list will help you find the crochet flower patterns you need.

1. Crochet Flowers Step-By-Step

Crochet Flowers Step-By-Step by Tanya Shliazhko, Published by St, Martin's Griffin: This beginner-friendly book is one of our top picks for the best books on crochet flowers.
Crochet Flowers Step-By-Step by Tanya Shliazhko, Published by St, Martin’s Griffin; this beginner-friendly book is one of our top picks for the best books on crochet flowers.

If realistic-looking crocheted flowers are what you want to work on, I highly recommend Crochet Flowers Step-By-Step by Tanya Shliazhko, published by St. Martin’s Griffin. This excellent book includes thorough, intuitive instructions for crocheting 35 different flowers including roses, pansies, lilies and bunches of others.


This book is written for beginners, although crocheters of all skill levels are sure to enjoy working from it. The book includes step-by-step color photo tutorials, international symbol crochet charts and written-out text instructions. If you aren’t sure what to make with the flowers you crochet, the book includes instructions for 6 finished projects including a shawl, headband, bracelet, placemat, pillow cover and market bag.

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2. Crochet Loom Blooms

Crochet Loom Blooms Book by Haafner Linssen, Published by Interweave. Photo courtesy of Interweave. This book is one of our top picks for the best books on crochet flowers.
Crochet Loom Blooms Book by Haafner Linssen, Published by Interweave. Photo courtesy of Interweave. This book is one of our top picks for the best books on crochet flowers.

If you’re interested in combining the two craft techniques of flower looming and crochet, Crochet Loom Blooms by Haafner Linssen is the definitive text on the topic. This book features instructions for making 30 different flower designs and 5 finished projects including 2 different blankets, a potholder, a scarf and a stylish tote bag.


The book includes templates for making your own flower looms. If you buy the paperback edition of the book, it also comes with a small starter loom.

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More Crochet Motif Pattern Books That Include Crochet Flowers

There are many crochet motif pattern books that include excellent flower patterns, even if crocheting flowers isn’t the main focus of the book. The following are additional suggestions for books you might enjoy if you want to crochet flowers plus other types of items too.

Crochet Kaleidoscope

Crochet Kaleidoscope is currently my favorite crochet motif pattern book. So far I’ve made 6 projects from the book, some of which are flower designs and some of which are other sorts of designs. The book includes patterns for crocheting flowers, circles, squares, hexagons, triangles, octagons, 6-pointed stars and 8-pointed stars. The book also includes instructions for 5 different finished projects including a blanket, table runner, shawl, pillow and rug. This is a book I highly recommend!

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This page was last updated on 4/9/2018.

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