Wesna-Krasna Russian Easter eggs by Olga Beckmann

Wesna-Krasna Russian Easter eggs

March 2016
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
8 stitches and 9 rows = 1 inch
in stranded colorwork
US 0 - 2.0 mm
US 1 - 2.25 mm
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The beautiful knitted eggs with motifs make pretty spring gifts and festive hanging decorations for spring and Easter. The pattern includes 5 motifs: 2 spring flowers, 2 birds and a blossom tree.

Design details

● eggs with motifs for stranded knitting
● worked in two parts
● decorated with embroidery
● optimal decorated with a cord

Pattern instructions

The eggs are worked from combination of charted and written instruction. The pattern includes 29 pages with
● 5 charts with motifs for stranded knitting
● four detailed step-by-step photo tutorials
Instructions and Tutorial for Eggs,
Tutorial for Duplicate stitch embroidery,
Tutorial for decorative embroidery
and Tutorial for Embroidery technique.
● many photos and hand-painted pictures
● greeting cards for spring and Easter wishes

The pattern is another type of usual knitting patterns, with many photos, hand-painted pictures and greeting gards. The pattern makes a special gift for all who love and are interested in Russian traditions and culture. Don’t worry of Russian letters! The pattern is in English.

Enjoy the pattern!
“Wesna-Krasna” means “the beautiful red spring” in Russian.