Friday, January 11, 2013

Knot Stitch

Multiple of 6 + 5

To make the knots: Purl 3 together, leaving them on the left needle.  Knit same 3 together, and Purl same 3 together again before dropping from left needle

Row 1: Knit
Row 2: Purl
Row 3: K1 *Make knot, K3* repeat from * to last 4 stitches, make knot, K1
Row 4: Purl
Row 5: Knit
Row 6: Purl
Row 7: K4 *Make knot, K3* repeat from * to last stitch, K1
Row 8: Purl

Repeat these 8 rows for the pattern.

Here is the video.  Happy Knitting!


carolynbender said...

Great video and I love the background noises. :)

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Unknown said...

amazing and nice looking site please love it and make more effective… keep it up.


Unknown said...

Hello! How can I make the width wider without ruining the pattern? Could I do multiple of 8 + 5?

Sapphires-N-Purls said...

Brittany Acosta - the multiple is 6+5, so you need to use any multiple of 6. For example, 36 (multiple of 6) + 5 = 41 stitches. As long as you use a multiple of six, the pattern will work.

Unknown said...

If you're decreasing ever three rows when making the knots how can you use this pattern? I guess I missing how you pick the stiches back up.

Sapphires-N-Purls said...

The stitch count remains constant because even though you are working three stitches together, you are making three new stitches at the same time.

Unknown said...

Thank you go a very lovely stitch pattern. I am using it now on a knitted pillow cover and I love it.However I realize that on the pattern instructions, on row 7, the instructi on ought to read "to the last 4 stitches, knit 4" instead of "knit 1*.