SUPPLIES & TOOLS:
- Lily® Sugar’n Cream® yarn: 1 skein Yellow (A), 1 skein White (B), 1 skein Hot Green (C)
- Size U.S. 7 knitting needles or size needed to obtain gauge
20 sts and 26 rows = 4" in Stockinette st.
With A, cast on 5 sts.
Row 1: (RS). Inc 1 st in first st. Knit to last st. Inc 1 st in last st. 7 sts.
Row 2: Inc 1 st in first st. Purl to last st. Inc 1 st in last st. 9 sts.
Row 3: Inc 1 st in first st. K1. MB. K3. MB. K1. Inc 1 st in last st. 11 sts.
Row 4 & Even Numbered Rows: Purl.
Row 5: Inc 1 st in first st. (MB. K3) twice. MB. Inc 1 st in last st. 13 sts.
Row 7: Inc 1 st in first st. (K3. MB) twice. K3. Inc 1 st in last st. 15 sts.
Row 9: (K3. MB) 3 times. K3.
Row 11: K1. (MB. K3) 3 times. MB. K1.
Rows 13 & 15: As 9th and 11th rows.
Row 17: Ssk. K1. (MB. K3) twice. MB. K1. K2tog. 13 sts.
Row 19: Ssk. K2. MB. K3. MB. K2. K2tog. 11 sts.
Row 20: P2tog. Purl to last 2 sts. P2tog. 9 sts.
Row 21: Ssk. K2. MB. K2. K2tog. 7 sts.
Row 22: As 20th row. 5 sts. Cast off.
With B, cast on 15 sts.
**Row 1: (WS). Knit.
Row 2: Sl1. K13. Inc 1 st in last st.
Row 3: K15. Turn. Leave rem st unworked.
Rows 4-9: As 2nd and 3rd rows 3 times more.
Row 10: Sl1. K14.
Row 11: K2tog. K14. Turn. Leave rem st unworked.
Row 12: Sl1. K14.
Rows 13-18: As 11th and 12th rows 3 times more.
Row 19: K2tog. K13.
Row 20: K12. K2tog.
Row 21: Cast off 12 sts. 1 st rem.***
Row 22: K1.
Cast on 14 sts. 15 sts in total.**
Rep from ** to ** 6 times more, then from ** to *** once. Fasten off rem st. 8 Petals in total.
With C, cast on 17 sts.
**Row 1: (WS). Knit.
Row 2: K16. Inc 1 st in last st.
Row 3: K17. Turn. Leave rem st unworked.
Row 4: Sl1. K16.
Row 5: K2tog. K16.
Row 6: K15. K2tog.
Row 7: Cast off 15 sts. 1 st rem.***
Rows 8 & 9: K1.
Cast on 16 sts. 17 sts in total.**
Rep from ** to ** 6 times more, then from ** to *** once. Fasten off rem st. 8 Leaves in total.
Twist Petals and Leaves around each other. Sew side seams. Sew Petals and Leaves around Center.
ABBREVIATIONS: inc = increasing, k = knit, k2tog = knit 2 together, MB = [(K1. P1) twice. K1] all in next stitch. Turn. P2tog. P1. P2tog. Turn. Sl1. K2tog. psso. – bobble made, p = purl, p2tog = purl 2 together, psso = pass the slipped stitch over the knit stitch, rem = remaining, RS = Right Side, sl = slip, ssk = slip, slip, knit, st(s) = stitch(es), * = repeat the instructions after the asterisk as specified, [ ] = repeat the instructions inside the brackets the number of time specified
Finished size approx. 8" diameter