Irish Rose Pillow

Red Heart Sports weight 5 ozs two different colours
50 yds South Maid or size 10 crochet thread
12" pillow form
Gauge = G hook and yarn 5 dc = 1".
Rose measures 2 + 3/4" across.
NOTE: Use G hook throughout unless otherwise stated.

FIRST SIDE: Row 1: Ch 55, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each ch across, turn. ( 54 sc ).
Rows 2-3: Ch 1, sc in each st across, turn.
Row 4: Working in back loops, ch 1, sc in each st across, turn. Front of Row 4 is right side of work.
Row 5: Ch 4, sk next 2 sts, sc in next st, ( ch 2, sk next 2 sts, sc in next st ) 16 times, ch 2, sk next st, sc in last st, turn.
( 18 ch sps ).
Row 6: ( Sl st, ch 3, 2 dc ) in first ch sp, 3 dc in each ch sp across, turn. ( ch 3 counts as first dc - 54 dc ).
Rows 7-31: Rep Rows 5 and 6 alt, ending with Row 5.
Row 32: Ch 1, 2 sc first ch sp, sc in next st, ( 2 sc in next ch 2 sp, sc in next st ) across, turn.
Row 33: Working this Row in front loops, ch 1, sc in each st across, turn.
Rows 34-35: Ch 1, sc in each st across, turn. At the end of last Row, fasten off.
FIRST SIDE RUFFLES: Working in rem loops of Row 3, join with sc in first st, ( ch 4, sc in next st ) across. Fasten off.
SECOND RUFFLE: Working in rem loops of Row 33, work same as First Ruffle.
SECOND SIDE: Work same as First Side.
SECOND SIDE RUFFLES: Work same as First Side.
EDGING RUFFLE: Rnd 1: To join, holding First and Second Side, wrong Sides tog., working through both thickness in rem loops on opposite side of starting ch, join with sc in first ch, sc in each ch across; working in ends of Rows, evenly space 49 sc across; working in sts of Row 35, sc in each st across; insert pillow form; working in ends of Rows, evenly space 49 sc across, join with sl st in first sc.
Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in first st, ch 4, ( sc in next st, ch 4 ) around, join with sl st in first sc. Fasten off.
Rnd 3: Join with sc in first ch sp, ch 4, ( sc in next ch sp, ch 4 ) around, join with sl st in first sc. Fasten off.
Rnd 4: Rep Rnd 3.
ROSE: Make 3 of each colour. Rnd 1: With D hook, ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook, join with sl st in first sc. ( 6 sc ).
Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in first st, ch 4, ( sc in next st, ch 4 ) around, join with sl st in first sc.
Rnd 3: Ch 1, ( sc, 4 dc, sc ) in each ch sp around. Join.
Rnd 4: Working behind petals, ch 1, sc around post of first sc on Rnd 2, ch 3, ( sc around post of next sc in Rnd 2,
ch 3 ) around, join.
Rnd 5: Ch 1, ( sc, 6 tr, sc ) in each ch sp around. Join.
Rnd 6: Ch 1, working in sts of petals, sc in first st, ch 1, * ( sc in next st, ch 1 ) across petal, sl st in sp between petals *, rep from * around, join.
LEAF ( make 12 ):  With 3 strands of South Maid held tog., using D hook, ch 7, sl st in 2nd ch from hook, sc in next ch, hdc in next ch, dc in next ch, hdc in next ch, sc in last ch, fasten off. Glue two leaves to each rose as in photo.