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Saturday, June 1, 2013

Saturday Stitch: Lacy Zig Zag Stitch

Every Saturday I will share with you a new stitch.
Today's stitch is: Lacy Zig Zag Stitch.

 It's great for scarves, shawls, afghans, pillows or baby blankets etc. You need a stitch number multiple of 10 plus 1 . Repeat the pattern between the * as many times as you like.

Instructions :

Row 1: and all alternate rows, purl
Row 2:  * K5, yo, ssk, k3 repeat from * ending k1
Row 4: * K3, k2 tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k2 repeat from * ending k1
Row 6* K2, k2 tog, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k1 repeat from * ending k1
Row 8: * K1, k2 tog, yo, k5, yo, ssk, repeat from * ending k1
Row 10: K2 tog, yo, k7 * yo, sl 1-k2 tog-psso, yo, k7 repeat from * ending yo, ssk

Repeat rows 1 through 10.

Difficulty level: Easy