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Saturday, October 5, 2013

Saturday Stitch: Chandelier Lace Stitch

Every Saturday I will share with you a new stitch.
Today's stitch is: Chandelier Lace Stitch.

It's great for  sweaters, jackets, blankets, throws etc. worked in multiples of  8 stitches plus 1.

Instructions :

Row 1 (RS) K1, *k1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k2; rep from * to end. 
Row 2 and all WS rows Purl. 
Row 3 K1, *k2tog, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k1; rep from * to end. 
Row 5 [K2tog, yo] twice, *k1, yo, ssk, yo, S2KP, yo, k2tog, yo; rep from * to last 5 sts, end k1, [yo, ssk] twice. 
Row 7 K1, *k2tog, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k1; rep from * to end. 
Row 9 K2tog, yo, *k5, yo, S2KP, yo; rep from * to last 7 sts, end k5, yo, ssk. 
Rows 11–19 Rep rows 1–9. 
Rows 21, 23 and 25 K1, *yo, k1, ssk, k1, k2tog, k1, yo, k1; rep from * to end. 
Row 26 Purl. 
Rep rows 1–26.

s2kp = slip 2 tog, k1, pass 2 sl sts over
sk2p=Slip 1, k2tog, pass sl st over
ssk = slip, slip, knit

Difficulty level: Intermediate