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Stitchfinder: Knit Trim: Basic Lace

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Knit Trim: Basic Lace
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Skill level: Easy

The fullness of this lace is due to the yarn-over increases not having corresponding decreases.

Cast on 6 sts.

1st row (RS) Slip 1, k 2, yo, k 3. 7 sts.
2nd row P 6, k 1.
3rd row Slip 1, k 2, yo, k 1, yo, k 3. 9 sts.
4th row Bind off 3 sts purlwise, p 4, k 1. 6 sts.
Repeat 1st–4th rows, ending with a 3rd pattern row.
Bind off.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES Click for explanation and illustration

k = knit yo = yarn over
p = purl st(s) = stitch(es)

Trim directions reproduced by permission from 150 Knitted Trims by Leslie Stanfield, St. Martin's Griffin, 2007

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