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Softie Easter Egg Knitting Pattern

Softie Easter Egg Knitting Pattern

Get my colorful Softie Easter Egg Knitting Pattern for your basket of goodies. This is a great project for knitters comfortable knitting in the round on double-pointed needles. Change up your colors, knit colorful stripes, and enjoy designing your own sweet eggs.


MATERIALS for Easter Egg Knitting Pattern

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• Yarn in any weight, fiber, color
• 4 Double-Pointed Knitting Needles
Scissors
Tapestry Needle
• Poly-fill Stuffing


KNITTING TECHNIQUES for Easter Egg Knitting Pattern

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Slip Knot 
• CO = Cast On Long Tail Method
• K = Knit Stitch 
• KFB = Knit Front and Back (increase)
• K2Tog = Knit 2 Together (decreases)
Change Yarn Color
• BO = Bind Off
Weave In Ends


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knitted easter egg

Softie Easter Egg Knitting Pattern

Yield: Knitted Easter Egg
Active Time: 2 hours
Total Time: 2 hours
Difficulty: Intermediate

Get my colorful Softie Easter Egg Knitting Pattern for your basket of goodies.

Materials

  • Yarn in any weight, fiber, color

Tools

  • 4 Double-Pointed Knitting Needles
  • Scissors
  • Tapestry Needle
  • Poly-fill Stuffing

Instructions

Cast On 12 Stitches, divided evenly among 3 needles
(4 stitches per needle)

  1. Row 1: Knit All
  2. Row 2: * KFB, K2, KFB * (18 Sts)
  3. Row 3: * KFB, K4, KFB * (24 Sts)
  4. Row 4: Knit All
  5. Row 5: Knit All
  6. Row 6: * KFB, K6, KFB * (30 Sts)
  7. Row 7: Knit All
  8. Row 8: Knit All
  9. Row 9: Knit All
  10. Row 10: Knit All
  11. Row 11: Knit All
  12. Row 12: Knit All
  13. Row 13: Knit All
  14. Row 14: * K2Tog, K6, K2Tog * (24 Sts)
  15. Row 15: Knit All
  16. Row 16: Knit All
  17. Row 17: * K2Tog, K4, K2Tog * (18 Sts)
  18. Row 18: Knit All
  19. Row 19: Knit All
  20. Row 20: * K2Tog, K2, K2Tog * (12 Sts)

Cut Yarn, leaving a long tail

Using Tapestry Needle, thread through remaining stitches,

Fill with Poly-fill

Cinch and sew on a loop and Bind Off

Notes

Knitting Techniques

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