You’ll use both your knitting and crocheting skills for this project. The corn cob is knitted; the leaves are crocheted.
Start with CC (white) and cast on 18. Turn.
Row 1 : K 2 in each st, turn (36 sts).
Rows 2, 3 : K each row, turn.
Row 4 : Pick up CC and k 4 sts; drop CC, pick up MC and k 4 sts with it; k 4 CC, carrying yarn snugly across the back of your work. Alternate colors, knitting 4 sts in each color and carrying the other color across, always keeping it to the same side or back of your work. Turn at the end of each row. Repeat until the corn is about 4 1/4 inches long. ( Each row will alternate colors to make a checkerboard pattern.
Next Row : With MC, K row, turn.
Next 2 Rows : K 2 tog, k remainder of row, turn.
With a needle, run a 6-inch length of thread through each st; draw tight and fasten. Sew edges together about 1 inch from the top.
Stem loop: ch 20, sc back into each st of ch, sl st to 2 sts at beginning.
Beginning of Leaf :
Center Stem of Leaf:
Remainder of Leaf:
Repeat above to make 4 leaves. Sew leaves and stem loop to top end of corn.