How to Knit the Leaf Panel Stitch

How to Knit the Leaf Panel Stitch

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the leaf panel stitch. This stitch creates a beautiful leaf pattern with lots of texture. The leaf panel stitch would be great for scarves, sweaters, and blankets!

Materials Used in this Tutorial


Mountain Meadow Wool

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A pair of knitting needles


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Knit Stitch – K
Purl Stitch-p
Knit 2 Together-k2tog
Yarn Over Needle-yo/yon
Knit 3 Together-k3tog
Pass Slip Stitch Over-psso
Stockinette Stitch-St st
Yarn Forward and Round Needle-yfrn

Skill: Intermediate
Cast On:Worked over 24 sts on a background of St st.

Pattern Instructions

  1. Row 1

    (Right Side): sl 1, k2tog, psso, k7, yo, k1, yfrn, p2, yon, k1, yo, k7, k3tog.

  2. Row 2

    p11, k2, p11.

  3. Row 3

    sl 1, k2tog, psso, k6, [yo, k1] twice, p2, [k1, yo] twice, k6, k3tog.

  4. Row 4

    p11, k2, p11.

  5. Row 5

    sl 1, k2tog, psso, k5, yo, k1, yo, k2, p2, k2, yo, k1, yo, k5, k3tog.

  6. Row 6

    p11, k2, p11.

  7. Row 7

    sl 1, k2tog, psso, k4, yo, k1, yo, k3, p2, k3, yo, k1, yo, k4, k3tog.

  8. Row 8

    p11, k2, p11.

  9. Row 9

    sl 1, k2tog, psso, k3, yo, k1, yo, k4, p2, k4, yo, k1, yo, k3, k3tog.

  10. Row 10

    p11, k2, p11.

Repeat rows 1-10 until you reach your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Leaf Panel Stitch. (Right Side)

Example of the Leaf Panel Stitch. Right Side (Click for Larger Image)

Example of the Leaf Panel Stitch. (Wrong Side)

Example of the Leaf Panel Stitch. Wrong Side (Click for larger Image)

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