Cherry on Top

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Cherry on Top Pattern


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Knitting: Cherry on Top
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details







Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • knit in the round
  • purl
  • increase
  • decrease

Pattern Description:

Love cupcakes but donít love the calories? Knit up one of these quick and adorable cupcakes for yourself! Each one only takes a small amount of yarn so youíll have a delicious-looking confection in no time, complete with seed-bead sprinkles and a cherry on top.


20 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • One size


  • Worsted-weight yarn, about 20 yards (for cupcake liner)
  • Worsted-weight yarn, about 5 yards (for cake)
  • Worsted-weight yarn, about 20 yards (for frosting)
  • Worsted-weight yarn, about 20 yards in red (for cherry)

You Will Also Need:

  • A pinch of seed beads for sprinkles (optional)
  • Set of four double-pointed knitting needles, 3.5mm (US 4)
  • yarn needle
  • Handful of stuffing

About Designer

About Designer

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Joanna Rankin has always been an avid crafter. She loves to create in many ways, including screen printing, book binding, and jewelry making, but she spends most of her time sewing and knitting. She learned to sew, knit, and crochet from her mother and grandmother at a young age and has been happily rolling around in piles of yarn
and fabric ever since!

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