Bow Applique

Designed by

Crafts by Starlight


Easy! Fast! And Fun! This Bow appliqué is great for any project. I used this appliqué to dress my daughter’s hair.  Change the yarn and get larger or smaller bows.

Materials: Baby Bee Yarn: Sugar Plum and Knitting Needles size 5.5 mm


K = Knit

P = Purl

K2tog – Knit 2 sts together

Inc = Increase By Knitting in front and back loops


Cast on 8 sts

Row 1: K across

Row 2 (All even rows): P across

Row 3: Inc, K to last st, Inc

Row 5: Rep row 3

Row 7and 9: K across

Row 11 and 13: K2tog, K across to last 2 sts, K2tog

Row 15: K across

Row 17-29: Rep rows 1-13

Row 30: Cast off.


Take a strand of yarn and wind the strand in the middle (row 15) of the bow.

To apply appliqué:  take a needle and thread and sew down to your chosen project.

Have fun!

Bow Applique