Free Pattern Friday – 18 Petals

It’s Free Pattern Friday!

Today, 18 Petals in Classic Shades Big Time (pattern link here).

What a neat design!  It combines a soft, bulky yarn – Classic Shades Big Time – with a bright Spring colorway, the new 819 Botanica.  It’s a healthy dose of color as winter rears its head.

Each of the 18 “petals” is shaped through short-rows and decreases. After the lower petal section is complete, ribbing is worked upward from the straight/unshaped edge.  The flexible edge formed by the ribbing’s tendency to gather makes this a fun piece to wrap around however you like.

We hope you have an amazing weekend, and find time to make something fun!

Happy crafting!

2 thoughts on “Free Pattern Friday – 18 Petals”

    1. It certainly could! You’d need to do some reworking of the stitch count, but it would be an interesting challenge!

      Readers, take note: this comment is from the post author’s mother, who I suspect may be hinting at what she wants for Christmas. 🙂

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