How to Knit the Hyacinth Blossom Stitch

Stitch Description

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the hyacinth blossom stitch. This stitch creates a delicate design with lots of texture. The hyacinth blossom stitch would be great for shrugs, shawls, and headbands!

Video Tutorial


Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
p5tog
Purl 5 Together – Insert needle through next 5 sts and purl 5 sts together.


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Intermediate

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 6

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiple of 6 sts +2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On:Multiple of 6 + 2.

  • Row 1 (Wrong Side): k1, *p5tog, [k1, p1, k1, p1, k1] into next st; rep from * to last st, k1.
  • Row 2: purl.
  • Row 3: k1, *[k1, p1, k1, p1, k1] into next st, p5tog; rep from * to last st, k1.
  • Row 4: purl.
  • Row 5: knit this row winding yarn round the needle 3 times for each st.
  • Row 6: purl to end dropping extra loops.

Repeat rows 1-6 until you have reached your desired length.

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