Perfect for the budding lace knitter, use a basic combination of increases and decreases to create a staircase spiral pattern. Shown in Patons Metallic.
Step 1:Select your options
- Single Size
Approx 26" [66 cm] around x 8" [20.5 cm] wide.
Step 2:Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer
Approx = approximately
Beg = beginning
K = knit
pat = pattern
rep = repeat
rnd(s) = round(s)
ssk = Slip next 2 stitches knitwise one at a time. Pass them back onto left-hand needle, then knit through back loops together.
st(s) = stitch(es)
yo = yarn over the needle (makes 1 extra stitch)
Details & Instructions
|Approx 26" [66 cm] around x 8" [20.5 cm] wide.|
|Main Color (MC) Pewter (95044)||1|
|Size 5 mm (U.S. 8) circular knitting needle 20" [50 cm] long or size needed to obtain tension. Stitch marker.|
GAUGESize 5 mm (U.S. 8) circular knitting needle 20" [50 cm] long or size needed to obtain tension. Stitch marker.
Cast on 126 sts. Join in rnd, placing marker on first st.
1st rnd: Knit.
2nd rnd: Purl.
Rep last 2 rnds 4 times more.
Work in pat as follows:
1st rnd: *(yo. ssk) twice. K2. Rep from * around.
2nd rnd: Knit.
3rd rnd: *K1. (yo. ssk) twice. K1. Rep from * around.
4th rnd: Knit.
5th rnd: *K2. (yo. ssk) twice. Rep from * around.
6th rnd: Knit. At end of rnd, K1, then move marker 1 st to the left.
7th rnd: As 5th rnd.
Rep last 2 rnds for Spiral Pat until work from beg measures 71?2" [19 cm], ending on a knit rnd.
Next rnd: Purl.
Next rnd: Knit.
Rep last 2 rnds 4 times more. Cast off loosely.