Knit Snowflakes by NeedleNoodles

Knit Snowflakes

December 2008
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
6 stitches and 8 rows = 1 inch
in stockinette
US 6 - 4.0 mm
10 - 20 yards (9 - 18 m)
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This pattern is available for $4.50 USD
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Don’t let crocheters have all the fun… knit up your own flurry of snowflakes!

This is knitting pattern suitable for intermediate to experienced knitters, and involves the following techniques:

  • Making I-cord
  • Working in the round
  • Increases (yo, double yo, knit front and back, and M 1) and Decreases (k 2 tog, k 3 tog, and slip 1, k 1, psso)
  • Provisional Cast On
  • Short Rows

Each finished snowflake measures about 4 to 5 inches across, and takes between 10 and 20 yards of worsted weight yarn.

This pattern is released under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License. In short, this means that you ARE allowed to make and sell items made from this pattern, or other derivative works, so long as you give me credit for the original design, and make your own work available under the same terms.

This pattern is written in English and all needle sizes, abbreviations, etc. are American. Contains 10 fully-illustrated pages.

Pattern will be emailed to you as a PDF file within 24 hours of receiving payment. File size is about 2.8 MB. If you would prefer a physical printout, please indicate this in your comments when making your purchase (shipping and handling is generally about $1 for shipping within the United States).

Suggested Materials:

US Size 6 double pointed needles
Lion Brand Wool: Winter White (or a worsted weight yarn of your choice)
Tapestry Needle (for weaving in yarn ends)