Ribbed Diagonal Lace Free Knitting Stitch

Ribbed Diagonal Lace Free Knitting Stitch by Knitting Bee.

Ribbed Diagonal Lace Free Knitting Stitch from www.knitting-bee.com

I love this stitch, it creates a lace diagonal pattern and it is completely ribbed, so stretch would be great to use in tees, tanks, sweaters and dresses. you can use it for scarves because this free knitting stitch also has the added benefit of being reversible!

Ribbed Diagonal Lace Free Knitting Stitch from www.knitting-bee.com

Abbreviations:

k= knit
p= purl
yo = yarn over
k2tog = knit 2 stitches together
p2tog = purl 2 stitches together

Cast on Multiples of 13

Row 1: (k1, p1) three times, k1, k2tog, p1, k1, p1, yo, k1

Row 2: p1, k1, yo, k1, p1, k1, p2tog, (k1, p1) three times

Row 3: (k1, p1) twice, k1, k2tog, p1, k1, p1, yo, k1, p1, k1

Row 4: (p1, k1) twice, yo, k1, p1, k1, p2tog, (k1, p1) twice

Row 5: k1, p1, k1, k2tog, p1, k1, p1, yo, (k1, p1) twice, k1

Row 6: (p1, k1) three times, yo, k1, p1, k1, p2tog, k1, p1

Row 7: k1, k2tog, p1, k1, p1, yo, (k1, p1) three times, k1

Row 8: (p1, k1) four times, yo, k1, p1, k1, p2tog

Row 9: (k1, p1) six times, k1

Row 10: (p1, k1) six times, p1

The 10 rows above make up the pattern.

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Ribbed Diagonal Lace Free Knitting Stitch from www.knitting-bee.com

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