Tiny Woolly Nest Knitting Pattern
Small amount of chunky yarn, I used Drops Nepal. If you want to felt the finished nest please use wool yarn.
5mm double point needles
Sewing up needle
Washing machine for felting
Mini Egg (or you could felt your own)
Cast on 35 stitches, share over three needles and get ready to knit in the round being careful not to twist the stitches.
Row 1 Knit
Row 2 Purl
Row 3 *K6 k front and back of next stitch* repeat around (40 stitches)
Row 4 Purl
Row 5 Knit
Row 6 Purl
Row 7 Knit
Row 8 Purl
Row 9 *ssk k6 k2tog* repeat around (32 stitches)
Row 10 and all other even rows purl
Row 11 *ssk k4 k2tog* repeat around (24 stitches)
Row 13 *ssk k2 k2tog* repeat around (16 stitches)
Row 15 *ssk k2tog* (8 stitches)
Cut yarn and thread through remaining stitches to bind off.
You can keep the nest as it is or you can throw it into the washing machine to felt it.