Woven Diagonal Stitch

 

The Woven Diagonal stitch is a knitted pattern made to resemble weaving which runs diagonally across the work. Done in a multiple of 6 stitches plus 2 and is a 6-row repeat, this stitch is perfect for edge-work and accents for all types of knitting projects! Blocking is recommended for optimal results.

Woven Diagonal Stitch

Pattern

Skill: intermediate
Multiple of 6 sts + 2

Note: always slip stitches purlwise unless otherwise noted.

Row 1 (RS): k1, *k1, sl 3 wyif, k2; rep from * to the last st, k1.
Row 2: p1, *p3, sl 3 wyib; rep from * to the last st, p1.
Row 3: k1, *sl 2 wyif, k3, sl 1 wyif; rep from * to the last st, k1.
Row 4: p1, *sl 2 wyib, p3, sl 1 wyib, rep from * to the last st, p1.
Row 5: k1, *k3, sl 3 wyif; rep from * to the last st, k1.
Row 6: p1, *p1, sl 3 wyib, p2; rep from * to the last st, p1.

Chevron Stitch

 

The Chevron stitch is a unique stitch which better resembles traditional weaving than it does knitting. The slipped stitches create chevron patterns throughout the entire project. Knitted in a multiple of 10 stitches plus 2 and a 26-row repeat. Don’t let the 26 rows intimidate you, this pattern is guaranteed to knit up faster than you think! The one-of-a-kind look of the Chevron stitch is sure to add extra character to your knitting project.

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Chevron Stitch

Pattern

Skill: intermediate
Multiple of 10 sts + 2

Row 1 (RS): k1, *k2, sl 3 wyif; rep from * to the last st, k1.
Row 2: p1,*p1, sl 3 wyib, p1; rep from * to the last st, p1.
Row 3: k1, *sl 3 wyif, k2; rep from * to the last stitch, k1.
Row 4: p1, *sl 1 wyib, p2, sl 3 wyib, p2, sl 2 wyib; rep from * to the last st, p1.
Row 5: k1, *sl 1 wyif, k2, sl 3 wyif, k2, sl 2 wyif; rep from * to the last st, k1.
Row 6: p1, *sl 3 wyib, p2; rep from * to last st, p1.
Row 7: repeat Row 5.
Row 8: repeat Row 4.
Row 9: repeat Row 3.
Row 10: repeat Row 2.
Row 11: repeat Row 1.
Row 12: purl.
Row 13: knit.
Row 14: p1, *sl 3 wyib, p2; rep from * to last st, p1.
Row 15: k1, *sl 1 wyif, k2, sl 3 wyif, k2, sl 2 wyif; rep from * to the last st, k1.
Row 16: p1, *sl 1 wyib, p2, sl 3 wyib, p2, sl 2 wyib; rep from * to the last st, p1.
Row 17: k1, *sl 3 wyif, k2; rep from * to the last stitch, k1.
Row 18: p1,*p1, sl 3 wyib, p1; rep from * to the last st, p1.
Row 19: k1, *k2, sl 3 wyif; rep from * to the last st, k1.
Row 20: repeat Rd 18.
Row 21: repeat Rd 17.
Row 22: repeat Rd 16.
Row 23: repeat Rd 15.
Row 24: repeat Rd 14.
Row 25: knit.
Row 26: purl.

Repeat Rows 1-26.

Dash Stitch

The Dash stitch is an easy stitch that requires basic increase and decrease techniques to achieve. This stitch is done in a 4-row repeat and in a multiple of 2 stitches. The Dash stitch is an easier alternative to the Tiny Bobbles stitch and its easy pattern makes it perfect for TV knitting. Great for all types of projects!

Dash Stitch

Pattern

Skill: easy
Multiple of 2sts

Row 1 (RS): knit.
Row 2: *k2tog; rep from * to the end.
Row 3: *kf&b; rep from * to the end.
Row 4: purl.

Repeat Rows 1-4.

 

 

Feather and Fan Stitch

The Feather and Fan stitch is a popular lace stitch that looks like a combination of feathers and fans lined up side-by-side across the work. This stitch is rated intermediate but it is on the easier side. The Feather and Fan stitch is a four-row repeat and is knitted in a multiple of eighteen stitches plus two. Just like the Fan stitch, the Feather and Fan stitch’s wave-like characteristics makes it perfect for edgings on sleeves, scarves and many other knitted projects.

Feather and Fan Stitch

Pattern

Skill: intermediate
Multiple of 18sts + 2

Row 1 (RS): knit.
Row 2: purl.
Row 3: k1, *(k2tog)x3, (yo, k1)x6, (k2tog)x3; rep from * to the last st, k1.
Row 4: knit.

Repeat Rows 1-4.

 

Fan Stitch

The Fan stitch is a lace stitch which resembles the Feather and Fan stitch. This stitch is knitted in a multiple of 13 stitches plus 2 and is a done in a 6-row repeat. Even though it is rated as intermediate, the Fan stitch is not a difficult lace stitch to knit. The Fan stitch’s wave-like qualities make it perfect for shawls and edgings on sleeves and scarves.

Fan Stitch

Pattern

Skill: intermediate
Multiple of 13 sts+2

Row 1 (RS): k1, *sl 1, k1, psso, k9, k2tog; rep from * to the last st, k1.
Row 2: purl.
Row 3: k1, *sl 1, k1, psso, k7, k2tog; rep from * to the last st, k1.
Row 4: purl.
Row 5: k1, *sl 1, k1, psso, yo, (k1, yo) x5, k2tog; rep from * to the last st, k1.
Row 6: knit.

Repeat Rows 1-6.

 

Buds and Lattice Lace

The Buds and Lattice lace is a beautiful lace stitch that looks very intricate and elaborate. Even though it looks complicated, this lace stitch is not difficult to knit. Just like the name, the construction of the Buds and Lattice lace stitch involves tiny flower buds running throughout the work while being overlapped with a lattice design. Knitted in a multiple of 6 sts + 1 and with an 8-row repeat, this pretty lace stitch is great for those who are looking to start a lace project that is not long and arduous. The Buds and Lattice lace stitch is perfect for all types of projects and its excellent drape makes it wonderful for scarves and cowls.

Buds and Lattice lace

Pattern

Skill: intermediate
Multiple of 6 sts+1

Row 1 (RS): k1, *yo, k2tog tbl, k1, k2tog, yo, k1; rep from * to end of row.
Row 2 and all even numbered rows: purl.
Row 3: k1, *yo, k1, sl 1, k2tog, psso, k1, yo, k1; rep from * to end of row.
Row 5: k1, *k2tog, yo, k1, yo, k2tog tbl, k1; rep from * to end of row.
Row 7: k2tog; *(k1, yo)x2, k1, sl 1, k2tog, psso, rep from * to last 5 sts, (k1, yo)x2, k1, k2tog tbl.
Row 8: purl.

Repeat Rows 1-8.