Friday, March 15, 2019

Bird's Eye Edging

Sample knit with DK weight yarn, US 6 needles


This pattern uses double yarn overs; the first yarn over will always be knit, and the second yarn over will always be purled in subsequent rows.

Cast on 7 stitches

Row 1 (RS): k1, k2tog, double yarn over, k2tog, double yarn over, k2
Row 2: k3 (p1, k2) twice
Row 3: k1, k2tog, double yarn over, k2tog, k4
Row 4: bind off 2 sts, k3, p1, k2

Repeat these four rows for the pattern.

Happy Knitting!



Ringlet Stitch

Sample knit with DK weight yarn, US 6 needles

Multiple of 2

Row 1: purl
Row 2: k1 *p2, wyif slip same two purl sts back to left needle, take yarn to back in front of the two purl sts, then slip them back to right needle; repeat from *, end k1

Repeat these two rows for the pattern.

Happy Knitting!




Friday, March 8, 2019

Reverse Herringbone Lace

Sample knit with DK weight yarn, US 6 needles

You may want to consider adding a border to neaten up the edges, depending on how you plan to use the stitch.

Multiple of 4

Row 1: *k2, yo, k2tog

Repeat for pattern.

Happy Knitting!


Sunday, March 3, 2019

Double Herringbone Lace

Sample knit with worsted weight yarn, US 6 needles

Multiple of 5

Row 1: *k1, (yo, k2tog) twice

Repeat this row for pattern.

Happy Knitting!


Thursday, February 21, 2019

Block Rib Stitch

Sample knit with worsted weight yarn, US 6 needles

Unblocked - this stitch tends to curl as it is stocking stitch based.  Blocking will help tame the curl along with adding a border, depending on how you plan to use the stitch.




Multiple of 5 + 3

Rows 1 & 3: knit
Rows 2 & 4: purl
Rows 5 & 7: *k3, p2, repeat from * end with k3
Rows 6 & 8: *p3, k2, repeat from *, end with p3

Repeat these 8 rows for the pattern.

Happy Knitting!




Crossed Cardigan Stitch


Sample knit with worsted weight cotton, US 8 needles




Multiple of 3 + 2
(Slipped stitch is to be slipped purlwise)

Row 1: k1 *yo, sl 1, k2tog; rep from *, end k1

Repeat this row for pattern. 

Happy Knitting!