Celebrate the season's bounty with these charming Pumpkin Napkin Rings. Shown in Lily Sugar 'n Cream.
Approx 3 1/2" [9 cm] diameter.
Lily® Sugar 'n Cream® (70.9 g/2.5 oz; 109 m/120 yds)
Main Color (MC) Hot Orange (01628) 1 ball (7 m/8 yds)
Contrast A Warm Brown (01130) 1 ball (2 m/2.5 yds)
Contrast B Sage Green (00084) 1 ball (5 m/6 yds)
Note: 1 ball of each color will make approx 15 napkin rings.
Size 4 mm (U.S. 7) knitting needles or size needed to obtain gauge.
21 sts and 27 rows = 4" [10 cm] in stocking st.
Approx = Approximately
Inc1 = Increase 1 stitch by knitting into front and back of next stitch
K2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together
P = Purl
Rem = Remain(ing)
Rep = Repeat(s)
Ssk = Slip next 2 stitches knitwise one at a time. Pass them back onto left-hand needle, then knit through back loops together
St(s) = Stitch(es)
Tog = Together
WS = Wrong side
Yo = Yarn over
With MC, cast on 4 sts.
1st row: (WS). Inc1 in each st to end of row. 8 sts.
2nd row: Knit.
3rd row: Inc1 in each st to last st. K1. 15 sts.
4th row: Knit.
5th row: (K3. P1) 3 times. K3.
6th to 19th rows: Rep last 2 rows 7 times more.
20th row: (ssk. K2tog) 3 times. ssk. K1. 8 sts rem.
21st row: K2. (P1. K1) 3 times. Break MC.
22nd row: With A, ssk. K4. K2tog. 6 sts rem.
23rd row: Knit.
24th row: ssk. K2. K2tog. 4 sts rem.
25th to 27th rows: Knit.
28th row: (K2tog) twice. 2 sts rem.
29th and 30th rows: Knit.
31st row: K2tog. Fasten off.
Ring: With B, cast on 27 sts.
1st row: (RS). Knit.
2nd row: Knit.
3rd row: K1. *yo. K2tog. Rep from * to end of row.
4th and 5th rows: Knit.
Cast off purlwise (WS).
Sew side edges tog. Sew Pumpkin over Ring seam.