Knitted Poppy Pattern

I haven’t made any knitted flowers in a while. And I do so enjoy them as brooches. This one is a poppy…. Inspired by the WWI show I just finished directing.


Poppy

Petals – make 4
Cast on 4
S1, knit 3
S1, knit 3
S1, knit 1 front and back, knit 1 front and back, knit 1
S1, k1, knit 1 front and back, knit 1 front and back, k1, knit 1
S1, K5, turn knitting, s1, k3, turn knitting, s1, knit to end.
S1, K5, turn knitting, s1, k3, turn knitting, s1, knit to end.
Change to red, k7, turn, s1, k5, turn, s1, knit to end
Knit
Knit
S1, k1, knit one front and back, knit 2, knit one front and back, knit to end
Knit 7, turn, knit 4, turn, knit to end
Knit 8, turn, knit 5, turn, knit to end
Cast off


Sew all 4 together with a black button in the centre.
Attach a pin back to the back.

– Posted using BlogPress from my iPad

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “Knitted Poppy Pattern

  1. Pingback: Knitted Flowers – Free Patterns | Living with the Knit Guru

  2. Pingback: Poppies to Knit for Remembrance Day – Knitting

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s