How to Knit a Poppy Flower with Easy Free Knitting Pattern + Video Tutorial by Studio Knit
How to Knit a Poppy Flower!

We are going to Knit a Poppy Flower! A fun quick-knit, flowers can be used as accessory embellishments on headbands, hats, pretty much anything you want to make cute. Knit up a Remembrance Flower to honor Veterans. These four flower petals look identical to a poppy flower when using the color choices below. Switch up your colors to create other knitted flowers, too!

So pretty! Learn how to Knit a Poppy Flower with Easy Free Knitting Pattern + Video Tutorial by Studio Knit.


MATERIALS for the Poppy Flower Knitting Pattern

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My sample was created with size 7 US knitting needles and worsted weight yarn. Feel free to use any appropriately sized yarn and needles for your creative project.


KNITTING TECHNIQUES
Poppy Flower Knitting Pattern

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Slip Knot
Cast On Long Tail Method
Knit Stitch
KFB Knit Front & Back
K2Tog = Knit Two Together
PSSO = Pass Slipped Stitch Over
SSK = Slip, Slip, Knit
Bind Off


PRINTABLE KNITTING PATTERN for Poppy Flowers

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How to Knit a Poppy Flower


KNITTING PATTERN FOR POPPY FLOWER

PATTERN for Poppy Flower Petal (Make 4)

Cast On 7 Stitches

Row 1: Knit Row (7 sts)

Row 2: KFB, K4, KFB, K1 (9 sts)

Row 3: KFB, K5, KFB, K1 (11 sts)

Row 4: KFB, K6, KFB, K1 (13 sts)

Rows 5 – 8: Knit Rows

Row 9: SSK, SSK, K5, K2Tog, K2Tog (9 sts)

Rows 10 – 12: Knit Rows

Row 13: SSK, SSK, K1, K2Tog, K2Tog (5 sts)

Row 14: K1, Slip1, K2Tog, PSSO, K1 (3 sts)

Bind Off

Tack Petals Together

Learn how to Knit a Poppy Flower with Easy Free Knitting Pattern + Video Tutorial by Studio Knit.___

PATTERN for Stamen

Cast On 18 Stitches

Bind Off all stitches

Roll Up

Tack Together and Onto Middle of Flower Petals

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EMBROIDER Poppy Seeds

With yarn in any color and your tapestry needle, embroider poppy seeds around the perimeter of your Stamen using the French Knot technique (see video).


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