Poppy Pattern

poppyLarge Poppy

 
Double knitting wool and number 8 needles
 
Use red wool.
Cast on 10 stitches.
Knit 2 rows.
Next row . Increase in first stitch, knit to last 2 stitches, increase in next then knit 1
Repeat for next 5 rows.
Knit next 8 rows.
** Next row. Knit 2 together twice. Knit to last 4 stitches, knit 2 together twice.
Repeat for next row.
Knit next 6 rows.
Next 2 rows as **
Cast off.
Repeat to make 5 petals
Centre.
In black cast on 32 stitches.
Knit 1 row.
Cast off.