Lily Sugar 'N Cream Donuts

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by Lily Sugar 'N Cream Design Team

Lily Sugar 'N Cream Donuts

Make your breakfast table look even more appetizing with the Lily Sugar 'N Cream Donuts! Or, make them as a gift for the person in your life with a sweet tooth!

Use a gauge of 21 sts and 27 rows (4") in stocking st to knit donuts that measure approximately 4" in diameter. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make a 4" square, try using a smaller size needle; if it takes you more stitches and rows, try a larger size needle.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Note: Each Donut uses two different shades of yarn.
  • 2
    With Warm Brown or Jute, cast on 18 sts. 1st row: (RS). Knit. 2nd and alt rows: Purl. 3rd row: With Warm Brown, K2. *M1. K2. Rep from * to last 2 sts. K2. 26 sts. 5th row: K2. *M1. K3. Rep from * to end of row. 34 sts. 7th row: K2. *M1. K4. Rep from * to end of row. 42 sts. 9th row: K2. *M1. K5. Rep from * to end of row. 50 sts. 11th row: K2. *M1. K6. Rep from * to end of row. 58 sts. 13th row: K2. *M1. K7. Rep from * to end of row. 66 sts. 15th row: Purl. Break Warm Brown or Jute.
  • 3
    With Rose Pink or Robin’s Egg Blue or Soft Ecru, proceed as follows: 1st and 2nd rows: Knit. 3rd row: K2. *K2tog. K6. Rep from * to last st. K2. 58 sts. 4th and alt rows: Purl. 5th row: K2. *K2tog. K5. Rep from * to end of row. 50 sts. 7th row: K2. *K2tog. K4. Rep from * to end of row. 42 sts. 9th row: K2. *K2tog. K3. Rep from * to end of row. 34 sts. 11th row: K2. *K2tog. K2. Rep from * to end of row. 26 sts. 13th row: K2. *K2tog. K1. Rep from * to end of row. 18 sts. 14th and 15th rows: Knit. Cast off.
  • 4
    Finishing: Sew cast on and cast off edges tog to form tube, stuffing as you go. Sew open ends tog.
  • 5
    Optional: Sew seed beads to Donut for 'sprinkles'.
  • 6
    Abbreviations:
    Alt = Alternate
    K= Knit
    K2tog = Knit 2 together
    M1 = Make 1 stitch by picking up horizontal loop lying before next stitch and knitting into back of loop
    St(s) = Stitch(es)

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • •Lily Sugar ‘'N Cream Yarn in Warm Brown, Jute, Rose Pink, Robin’'s Egg & Soft Ecru
  • •Clover Takumi Bamboo Premium Knitting Needles Single Point 13 inch No. 6/4.00 mm & Fairfield Processing Poly-fil Fiber 32 oz.
  • •Nicole™ Crafts Bead It Jewelry Connection™ Seed Beads Black 3/4 oz. (optional - see step 5)