Fall Wreath by Lion Brand Yarn

Fall Wreath

August 2010
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
US 10 - 6.0 mm
1674 yards (1531 m)
16 in. (40.5 cm) diameter
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This pattern is available for free.

Make this beautiful wreath to decorate your home for Thanksgiving! (Lion Brand Yarn)

Lion Brand Pattern #: L0109AD

SKILL LEVEL: Easy + (Level 3)

(A) 822-174 Alpine Wool: Olive (4 balls)
(B) 822-115 Alpine Wool: Chili (4 balls)
(C) 822-135 Alpine Wool: Cinnamon (5 balls)
(D) 150-126 Fishermen’s Wool Yarn: Nature’s Brown (1 ball)

Knitting Needles - Size 10 (6 mm)

Purchased foam wreath 16 in. (40.5 cm) diameter
5 sheets of medium weight cardboard, each about 8 x 10 in. (20.5 x 63.5 cm)
Glue stick
Dressmaker’s marking chalk
Small, very sharp scissors
Flexible medium gauge craft wire
Scissors to cut craft wire
Craft glue
Sewing needle and thread

Two charts are provided for 2-color work. Schematics are provided for leaf shapes.

Lion Brand Construction Notes:

  1. Wreath is wrapped first, then yarn is set aside for wrapping Leaf stems.
  2. Two large St st (k on RS, p on WS) pieces are knit and then felted for Leaves.
  3. Leaves are cut from felted fabric using templates or fallen leaves. The Leaf templates provided measure from 3 1/2-5 1/4 in. (9-13.5 cm).
  4. Finished Leaves are glued to wrapped Wreath.