Cornflower stitch is a textured knitting pattern with an offset arrangement of gorgeous ‘cornflower’ motifs resembling a blooming floral field.
The stitch features wrapped-around stitch repetition, which forms a cluster of stitches. With its amazing 3D texture, you can feature it in any knitting home decor project.
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(Multiple of 10) + 3 stitches
This free knitting pattern is written in US terms. You can also check out other common knitting abbreviations.
|st (s)||Stitch (es)|
- sl 7 sts knitwise to right needle dropping extra loops.
- sl these 7 sts back to left needle.
- sl 4 sts together knitwise to right needle.
- twist these 4 sts and sl them back to left needle.
- [k1, yo, k1, yo, k1, yo, k1] into all 7 sts together through back loop (This replaces the original group of 7 sts with a new group of 7 sts).
CO (Multiple of 10 stitches) + 3 stitches. For example, you can cast on (10 x 2) + 3 = 23 stitches to knit a sample swatch.
|Row 1 (RS):||Knit.|
|Row 2:||p3, * p7 wrapping yarn twice on each st, p3; rep from * to end.|
|Row 3:||k3, * cornflower, k3; rep from * to end.|
|Row 5:||k3, * p7, k3; rep from * to end.|
|Row 8:||p8, * p7 wrapping yarn twice around each st, p3; rep from * to last 5 sts, p5.|
|Row 9:||k8, * cornflower, k3; rep from * to last 5 sts, k5.|
|Row 11:||k8, * p7, k3; rep from * to last 5 sts, k5.|
Repeat these free knitting pattern instructions (12 rows) until you have reached the desired length for your work.
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