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Crochet Airplane Appliqué

This airplane appliqué is quick and easy to make. It’s the perfect embellishment for a baby blanket, sweater, or scarf. Airplane

Airplane Appliqué

Difficulty rating 1


Small amounts of gray, blue, and white yarns
Size H-8 (5.00 mm) crochet hook
Tapestry needle

Plane Body

With blue yarn, ch 20

Sc in 2nd ch from hook, 2 hdc, 14 dc, 5 dc in turning ch, 14 dc, 2 hdc, sc, slst in 1st ch. BO.


With gray yarn, ch 25

Sc in 2nd ch from hook, 22 hdc, 4 sc in turning ch, 22 hdc, 3 sc in last ch, slst in 1st ch. BO. Sew onto plane body about 1/3 of the way back from the front.


With gray yarn, bring a loop up through 2nd ch at end of airplane body. Ch 3, tr in same st, (dc, sc) in next st. BO.

Pull up loop in 4th ch from end on other side of plane body. Ch 1, dc in same st, (tr, ch3, slst) in next st. BO.


With white yarn, ch 12, sc in 2nd ch from hook, 10 sc, slst in last st. BO.

Ch 5, BO, leaving a long tail for sewing. Wrap this 5-chain strand around the center of the propeller and sew to the front end of the plane body. Work in all ends.