Ombré Effect Knitted Flower

To make this flower, which I turned into a brooch, you need 2 yarns, similar in colour, but different. I used a red and a red-orange… Which did not photograph very well. Smart move, eh. You will need 2 yarn colours, scraps. 4mm needles Pin back Bead or button Make 6 petals- keep all on…

Knitted Tulip Pattern

Another flower- I swear I will knit a whole weed-free garden! These are simple. I used double knit wool and 4mm needles Inner petals – make 2 Cast on 2. K1f and k1back on both stitches Purl K1, K1f and k1back, K1f and k1back, k1 Purl K2, K1f and k1back, K1f and k1back, k2 Purl…

Daffodil Brooch Knitting Pattern

With all of this wintery-ness going about, I wanted some spring cheering up. I’m tempted to yarn bomb the garden with these things. You will need scraps of orange and yellow dk yarn, and size 4mm needles. Cast on 10 stitches with orange wool on size 4mm needles. Stst 4 rows. Change to yellow Stst…

Flower Brooch

I just whipped this up at the request of a friend.  Seems like a great way of using up lose buttons and odd bits of yarn. Requirements: Odd bits of dk yarn 4mm needles Broach pin back Button petals threaded Layered petals Directions: Pin back Make 10 petals in 2 colours (5 in each colour)…