This is my own five-point star pattern made in various yarns - Skacel glittery stuff, worsted and double worsted Peaches N Creme, Peaches N Creme Article 960.
The garland at the back is chain 10, add three 4dc clusters and repeat until length desired.
Close up of the double worsted Peaches N Creme star.
Snowflake chain made with worsted Peaches N Creme. Pattern from www.redheart.com
sharecropper's five point crochet star:
Round 1: chain 3, 2 dc cluster in first chain, chain 3 *3dc cluster in first chain, ch3* repeat from * until 5 clusters, join in 2nd chain at beginning.
Round 2: *sc, dc, trc, picot, trc, dc, sc* in each 3 chain space, join, and leave tail for hanger.
Picot: chain 3, sl st in first chain.