Frequent question: Can you knit a heart shape?

The only thing you need to be aware of is that you can’t really pick a different knitting stitch pattern. Not only because some patterns curl in on the edges but mostly because you might need a different number of cast-on stitches and different knitting increases.

How do you knit a heart free pattern?

Free Knitted Heart Pattern: NHS Appeal to Crafters

  1. Time to Make: 1 hour, approximately.
  2. Skill Level: Easy.
  3. Row 1: Purl.
  4. Row 2: K1, M1, K1, M1, K1 (5sts)
  5. Row 3: Purl.
  6. Row 4: K1, M1, K3, M1, K1 (7sts)
  7. Row 5: Purl.
  8. Row 6: K1, M1, K5, M1, K1 (9sts)

How do you knit a shape?

Say Hello to Short Rows

  1. Knit or purl the desired number of stitches, stopping before you reach the end of the row.
  2. Slip the next stitch as if to purl.
  3. Bring the working yarn to the opposite side of the fabric.
  4. Turn the piece around.
  5. Slip the next stitch back to the right-hand needle.

Where do I send my knitting hearts NHS?

Please send your knitted hearts to: ‘From the Heart’ campaign, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, JB Russell House, Gartnavel Royal site, 1055 Great Western Road, Glasgow, G12 0XH. Please also include your name and email address or postal address if you don’t have one.

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