Rose

With smaller needles and single strand cc, cast on 37 sts. ROW 1 (RS) kl, *p1, k1 rep from * to end. knit and p the purl sts. row 3 kl. *p1, m1-p, kl rep from * to end. row 5 kl, *p2, ml-p. kl rep from * to end. cont in this way to inc 18 sts every other row until there are 1 09 sts. bind off. roll ruffle edge from outside and sew along cast-on

Flower

ROW 1 RS * I K 1 , cast oni twice, kt rep from * on 2nd ROW 3 *K I . cast on 1 , K3, cast ON I, K1 rep from * ON 2ND set of sts 7 sts each set. ROW 4 JOIN the 2 sets of sts as foll P6, P2TOG, p6 13 sts. ROW 5 *K1 , cast ON 1 , Kl I , cast on I , Kl-15 sts. Row 7 K6, S2KP, K6 13 STS. ROW 9 K5, S2KP, K5 1 I STS. ROW 11 SSK, K2, S2KP. K2, K2TOG-7 STS. LEAVE STS ON NEEDLE. CONT ON FREE NEEDLE AND MAKE 3 MORE through rem sts on needle, pull tightly and secure. sew i 850z 25g ball (each approx 225yd...

Small Petal

With c and size 6 or 9 needles (see note), cast on 3 sts. work in st st, inc 1 st each end every other row until there are 5 sts. work even for 4 rows, ending with a ws row. rep rows i and 2 of large Felt (see page 128) pieces of felted version. sew to flower center. sew large petals to background. thread cast-on edge sts of small petals, gather and pull tog. sew to center of

Leaf

Traditional l-cord or knit cord is used to make a simple looped daisy and a variety of other flowers. the cord can be felted and folded to make loopy flowers, or wire can be used to bend and shape the petals. casting on and binding off is another technique used to make cute, quick and easy flowers. these knitted flowers are perfect for adorning a holiday gift package, shoes, bags or anything you want to make special.

Stem

Templates Flowers Felt

Make two 6 1 5cm cords with b, one 7v18cm cord with D. felt cord see page 128 . fold cord D into sixteen 2 5cm loops. thread tapestry needle and gather same as layered flower, and tie to center. attach stems to back of flower, cut at angles. hint when folding cord, use line paper or draw 2 lines to use as a template for