Monday, 21 November 2016

Chocolate Cupcakes

 
Chocolate Cupcakes
 
 

Chocolate Cupcakes
 
 
Requires:

DK yarn       
4mm needles
 

Instructions:

Using ‘cup case’ colour ~

Cast on 21sts

1st Row:       S1, p1, * k2, p2, repeat from * to last 3sts, k3

2nd Row:       S1, * p2, k2, repeat from * to end

Repeat the last 2 rows twice more

Cut off ‘cake case’ colour – join in  ‘cake’ colour ~

7th Row:        Knit across row

8th Row:        S1, p1, pfb, * p3, pfb, repeat from * to last 2sts, p1, k1           (26sts)

Join in ‘icing’ colour and work next row in ‘cake’ colour (CC) and ‘icing’ colour (IC) ~

9th Row:        * K1 (CC), k1 (IC), repeat from * to end

Cut off ‘cake’ colour, continue using ‘icing colour’ only ~

10th Row:      K1, purl to last stitch, k1

11th Row:      Knit

12th Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1

13th Row:      Knit

14th Row:      *P2tog, repeat from * all across row                                      (13sts)

15th Row:      Knit

16th Row:      *P2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1                                        (7sts)

Cut off yarn, leaving a tail – thread the tail through these 7sts, and pull up tight

Sew up the side seam, using the corresponding colour for each section.

Darn away ends

 
Cherry

Using red yarn cast on 3 stitches

Row 1:          Knit in the front and back of every stitch                     (6sts)

Row 2:          Purl

Row 3:          Knit

Row 4:          P2tog three times                                                     (3sts)

Cast off

Sew the cherry on to the top of the cup cake

Fill with a chocolate Christmas bauble if desired


 
 
 
 
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However, please do not copy my patterns
 

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9 comments :

  1. I actually thought they were real until I took a closer look at your photo. Very clever pattern.

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    1. Thank you for your lovely comment Una. :) x

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  2. They look good enough to eat Marianna. :) xx

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    1. Thanks Linda - they are just a bit of fun! M xxx

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  3. Cute cupcakes! these would be fun to knit up :) have a good weekend!
    Lisa

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    1. Glad you like them Lisa! Thanks for your comment. :) x

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  4. Oh what lovely cakes I'm loading my needles asI type thank you for sharing

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    1. Happy knitting Glenys ...... hope you have some fun with these.

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