Easy Easter Eggs Knitting Pattern- a quick project that’s perfect for decor and Easter baskets!
These knit easter eggs are knit flat and they make a great stash-busting project! I knit these eggs using different weights of yarn. The stripe ones are worsted and the marbled ones are #2 fine weight. For the fine-weight eggs, I knit using 2 strands of yarn at the same time. Since this pattern is pretty simple, you can customize it by adding more stripes or even designs if you want to get fancy.
These knit eggs make great gifts to add to a kids Easter Basket.
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Easy Easter Eggs Knitting Pattern
Yarn: Worsted Weight
Needles Size US 6 single point
Gauge: not necessary for this pattern
Free Easter Egg Knitting Pattern
Cast on 6 sts.
Row 1: KFB in each stitch (12 sts)
Row 2: Purl
Row 3: (K1, KFB) across row.
Row 4: Purl
Row 5: (K2, KFB) across row. (24 sts)
Row 6: Purl
Row 7: (K3, KFB) across row (30 sts)
Row 8: Purl
Row 9- 19: Work in Stockinette Stitch. (on some of the eggs I alternated white yarn every 2 rows starting with a knit row)
Row 20: (K3, K2TOG) across row (24 sts)
Row 21: Purl
Row 22: (K2, K2TOG) across row (18 sts)
Row 23: Purl
Row 24: (K1, K2TOG) across row (12 sts)
Row 25: Purl
Row 26: (K2TOG) across row (6 sts)
Cut yarn, pull through remaining stitches to tighten.
Finishing: Sew side seam leaving a 2 inch opening. Stuff egg with fiber fill. Sew the rest of the seam closed using a tapestry needle.
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