Seed Stitch Pumpkin Knitting Pattern

Who’s knitting pumpkins on repeat?!

View this FREE seed stitch pumpkin knitting pattern with a cute rustic braided twine stem below.

{PS. It’s knit in the round, so there’s no seams to sew!}

Are you a brave beginner knitter?!

If you’re comfortable knitting & purling and have the tools to knit in the round, I think you can pull this off, no problem!



Available Sizes: Three

Pattern Format: Written Pattern, No Chart

Pattern Language: English

Skill Level: Beginner

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Knit in the Round

Knit & Purl Stitches

No Increases or Decreases

Stem Making



Yarn Weight: Bulky

Yardage: 43 – 138 yards {39 – 126 meters}

Suggested Yarn: Lion Brand Hue + Me

Needle Size: US 10.5 {6.5mm} Circular Needles with a 16” {40cm} Cable



Small: 5″ W x 3″ {12cm x 8cm} 43-47 yards {39-43m} 1.4oz {40g} unstuffed {Pic}

Medium: 8″ W x 5″ {20cm x 12cm} 88-92 yards {80-84m}

Large: 11″ W x 7″ {28cm x 18cm} 133-138 yards {121-126m} 



Gauge: Exact gauge is not required for this project.

Finished Stem Measurements: 1″ wide x 4″ {2cm x 10cm} {as pictured}




Knit bottom up.

Knit using the seed stitch.

Knit in the round with a circular needle.

When knitting in the round you’re always knitting the right side of your work.

For the small pumpkin you’ll need a smaller cable to knit in the round or a longer cable to knit using the magic loop method.

Stem Materials:


7″ of Heavy Wire

Cutting Board + Clamp {something or someone to hold your twine while you braid it.}

Sharp Scissors

7″ Book/Board/Cell Phone {something to measure & wrap your twine around} 

Seed Stitch Pumpkin Knitting Pattern


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