April 10, 2012 at 1:02 pm (Crafting, Knitting, Knitting Patterns)
Tags: crafting, dragonfly, Free pattern, Kitchener, Knit, knit dragonfly, knit in the round, knit toy, knitting
Cascade 220 Yarn in black for body, any desired color for wings
4 US size 5 double-pointed knitting needles.
Tapestry needle for weaving
4 1/2″ long and 4 1/24″ wide
CO- Cast on
K2tog- K 2 stitches together
CO 9 sts. join in round –
k for 5″ -stuff, and add a pipe cleaner.
Cut yarn and weave into the stitches from the needle.
Refer to photos for how to pick up sts.
Pick up 8 sts on one needle.
Directly under that needle, pick up 8 more sts.
-k 5 rounds on both needles
-k2tog, k to last 2 sts, k2tog on first needle.
Repeat on second needle.
-k around on both needles until the wing measures 2″
-close with kitchener stitch. repeat on other side of dragonfly