Quick, simple flowers to knit as embellishments. Add them to your favorite project for an easy customization, or use them to decorate presents.
Designer Katya Frankel
Finished Size Large flower: 3¾" diameter. Small flower: 3¼" diameter.
Yarn Tilli Tomas Beaded Superwash (100% merino with glass beads; 70 yd [64 m]/50 g): 1 skein per flower.
Large flower shown in ruby wine; small flower shown in red.
Tilli Tomas Milan (80% merino, 10% cashmere, 10% silk; 165 yd [151 m]/50 g): 1 skein per flower.
Large flower shown in glampyre; small flower shown in sapphire.
Needles Large flower size 7 (4.5 mm): set of double-pointed (dpn).
Small flower—size 4 (3.5 mm): set of dpn. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions Marker (m); tapestry needle; one 1" pin backing per flower.
Gauge Large flower 9 sts = 2" in St st on larger needles; small flower: 12 sts = 2" in St st on smaller needles.