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
A Twisted Rib #Knitting Stitch such as this is a great way to add interest to a classic stockinette stitch sweater. Made in the color of this sample, you could quickly have a great Spring cardigan to wear for a lifetime.