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Stitch of the Week: Three Colour Tweed Stitch

Stitch of the Week

Stitch of the Week: Three Colour Tweed Stitch

Three Colour Tweed Stitch This stitch is worked over an odd number of stitches and uses 3 colours, A, B and C. Slip all stitches purlwise with the yarn on the wrong side of the work unless otherwise stated. 12 rows form the pattern. Col. A: Rose Col. B: Fuchsia Col. C: Malachite Note: ytf = yarn to front of work. Using C, cast on. 1st row (RS): Using B, K1, *ytf, sl 1, K1, rep from * to end. 2nd row: Using B, P. 3rd row: Using A, K1, * sl 1, K1, rep from * to end. 4th row: Using A, P. 5th row: Using C, K1, * ytf, sl 1, K1,...

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Stitch of the Week: Ridged Ribbon Eyelets

Stitch of the Week

Stitch of the Week: Ridged Ribbon Eyelets

Ridged Ribbon Eyelets This stitch is worked over an odd number of stitches. It is an example of chain eyelet, the simplest and most popular of all. 6 rows form the pattern. 1st row (RS): K. 2nd row: P. 3rd row: K. 4th row: K. 5th row: * K2 tog, yfwd, rep from * to last st, K1. 6th row: K.   NOTE Knit 2 together, yarn forward (K2 tog, yfwd), row 5: Insert right-hand needle knitwise through the next 2 stitches. Wind yarn round needle and draw through a loop then allow both stitches to drop off needle. (1 stitch has been ‘lost’.) Bring yarn from back of work to front between...

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Stitch of the Week: Beehive Lace Welt

Stitch of the Week

Stitch of the Week: Beehive Lace Welt

Beehive Lace Welt Stitch This stitch is worked over a multiple of 5 stitches. 10 rows form the pattern. Cast on firmly. 1st row (RS): *P1, K3, P1, rep from * to end. 2nd row: *K1, P3, K1, rep from * to end. 3rd row: As 1st row. 4th row: As 2nd row. 5th row: *P1, yon, K3 tog, yrn, P1, rep from * to end. 6th row: As 2nd row. 7th row: As 1st row. 8th row: As 2nd row. 9th row: As 1st row. 10th row: *K1, yrn, P3 tog, yon, K1, rep from * to end. Download the PDF pattern here.

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Stitch of the Week: Cross Stitch Cable

Stitch of the Week

Stitch of the Week: Cross Stitch Cable

Cross Stitch Cable This stitch is worked over a multiple of 8 stitches. 4 rows form the pattern. 1st row (RS): * P2, K4, P2, rep from * to end. 2nd row: * K2, P4, winding yrn twice from each st, K2, rep from * to end. 3rd row: * P2, ybk, sl 4 sts P-wise dropping extra loops, sl 1st 2 sts on to RH needle, then next 2 sts, K these 4 sts in their crossed position, P2, rep from * to end. 4th row: * K2, P4, K2, rep from * to end. Note YBK (Yarn Back): Take yarn under needle from purl to knit position, without...

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Stitch of the Week: Elongated Rib Check

Stitch of the Week

Stitch of the Week: Elongated Rib Check

Elongated Rib Check This stitch is worked over a multiple of 4 stitches plus 2. 12 rows form the pattern. 1st row: K2, *P2, K2, rep from * to end. 2nd row: P2, *K2, P2, rep from * to end. 3rd-6th rows: Rep 1st and 2nd rows twice. 7th row: P2, *K2, P2, rep from * to end. 8th row: K2, *P2, K2, rep from * to end. 9th-12th rows: Rep 7th-8th rows twice. Download the PDF pattern here.

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