These instructions for the "Crocheted Towel Topper" are easy to follow. They are complete with a lot of step-by-step photos. Once you make a few for yourself you will likely find your friends and family requesting them.
These crocheted topped towels have been a real hit among those that have received them as gifts, especially with the added thoughtfulness of coordinating the colors with the recipients kitchen.
The crocheted rose as pictured is not included in the pattern, but can be purchased separately in this same shop under "Rose-in-the-Round pattern-The Rose," or you can use your own flower pattern or even a button, if preferred.
The red and white checked towel is made with a sharp crochet hook, however, the pattern demonstrates a blanket stitch for those of you who do not have the sharp crochet hook.
Also, the blanket stitch can be worked on the front or the back of the towel, the pattern shows the top with the blanket stitch on the front and the shell trim with the blanket stitch on the back.