Knit Leaves (from Ravelry): The pattern: CO 3 stitches & purl one row. Leaf bottom: Working stockinette st, on all knit rows: knit to center st, yo, knit 1, yo, knit to end. Purl backside. Do this until leaf is as wide as you would like it (about 7 increase rows). Leaf tip: Continuing in st st, on next knit rows: ssk, knit to last 2 sts, k2tog. Purl backside. When 3 sts remain, slip first 2 sts knitwise - knit 1 - pass 2 slipped stitches over the knit one. Note: an alternate decrease for
I have finally finished a pattern for knitted dogwood blossoms that I've been working on for the past week or so. This knitted flower is great for brooches, additions to hats and scarves or use it in place of a bow on gift boxes!