Knit &and Stitch

FLOWER PATTERNS

Flower Knitting Pattern by Hermione Crowe

 

Stitches Used / Abbreviations:

CO – Cast on

BO – Bind Off

K – knit

P – purl

Pm – place marker

St(s) stiotch(es)

Yo – yarn over

K2tog – Knit 2 Together

P2tog – purl 2 together

I – inside

O – outside of flower

 

6mm needles and Chunky (or 10mm and super chunky)

Cast on 96

R 1: knit

R 2 (I): * (k2tog) 2 times, (yo, k1) 4 times, (k2tog) 2 times*  Repeat from * to * across

R 3 (O): Knit

R 4 (I): Knit

R 5: Repeat R2

 

R 6 (I): Purl

 

R 7 (O): (k1, k2tog) Repeat to end. 64 sts remain

 

R 8 (I): (p1, p2tog) Repeat to end, p last st. 43 sts remain.

 

R 9 (O): (k2tog) across;  k last st. 22 sts remain.

 

B.O. all stitches and cut at least a 12” tail.

 

ASSEMBLY:

Starting at the last and smallest petal made, roll up your flower keeping everything as even as possible. Make sure the base is fairly flat.

 

Easy Daisy in DK

Using 3¼mm needles cast on 66 sts

1.*K1, cast off 9 sts, rep from * to end. 12 sts

2.Break off yarn, run yarn through rem 12 sts, draw up and fasten off.

 

 

 

 

Flower Crochet Pattern by Julie Mackenzie

Use yarn and needles appropriate for yarn being used

 

Stitches Used / Abbreviations:

SS – Slip Stitch

Tr – Treble

Ch – chain

Sp – space

DC – Double Crochet

HTr – Half Treble

DTR – Double Treble

tr2tog – Treble 2 together

 

Five Petal Flower

1.Chain 4, ss to form a ring

2.Chain 5 (=1 tr, 2 ch), *1 tr, 2 ch into ring, repeat from * 8 times, ss to 3rd of 5 ch (10tr, 10 ch sp)

3.[(DC, HTr, Tr) into next ch2 sp, 1 DTR in next Tr, (Tr, HTr, DC) in next ch2 sp, ss in next Tr] Repeat 4 timesto yield 5 petals, ss to 3rd of ch5 from round 2 to join.

4.Fasten off leaving the yarn tails long for attaching to installation

 

Layered Flower

1.Chain 4, ss to form a ring

2.Chain 3 (=1 Htr, 1 ch), *1 Htr, 1 ch into ring, repeat from * 5 times, ss to 2nd of ch3 (7 stitches, 7 spaces)

3.*Ch3, remove hook from loop, insert hook under next ch1 sp, put loop back on hook and pull it through onto the front; repeat from * 6 times

4.*Ch4, remove hook from loop, insert hook under next ch3 loop, replace loop on hook and pull it through; repeat from * 6 times. SS to beg of round.

5.Fasten off leaving the yarn tails long for attaching to installation

 

Eight Petal Flower

1.Chain 4, ss to form a ring

2.Chain 5 (=1 tr, 1 ch), *1 tr, 2 ch into ring, repeat from * 6 times, ss to 3rd of 5ch to join (8 tr, 8 2 ch sp)

3.SS into next 2 ch sp, ch1, 1dc in same 2 ch sp, ch 3 , *dc in next ch sp, ch3; repeat from * 6 times. Ss to 1st dc to join (8 3 ch loops)

4.*SS into next ch 3 space, ch 2, tr2tog in same space, ch 2, ss into same space; repeat from * 7 times, ss to 1st DC of round 2 to join.

5.Fasten off leaving the yarn tails long for attaching to installation

 

Buttons can be added or make various sizes in different weight yarns and layer up.

 

 

Free Resources from our suppliers:

 

Stylecraft Corsage

 

West Yorkshire Spinners Posy Collection