Beaded

This is not actually a beaded stitch pattern, though one could certainly add beads to it. Rather, it is designed by turning the letters of beaded into numbers and then charting the results as yarnovers and adding decreases.

See this blog post for more information.

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  • Naomi (gannet)

Shown with a cast-on count of 31 stitches.

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  • Row 1 (RS): K1, k2tog, yo, k2tog, *(k1, yo, k1) in next st, ssk, yo, ssk, k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog, repeat from * to last 6 sts, (k1, yo, k1) in next st, ssk, yo, ssk, k1.
  • Rows 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, and 20: Purl.
  • Row 3: Ssk, yo, k3, *k4, yo, sl2-k1-p2sso, yo, k3, repeat from * to last 6 sts, k4, yo, k2tog.
  • Row 5: Yo, k1, k2tog, yo, ssk, *k1, k2tog, yo, ssk, (k1, yo, k1) in next st, k2tog, yo, ssk, repeat from * to last 6 sts, k1, k2tog, yo, ssk, k1, yo.
  • Row 7: K1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, *sl2-k1-p2sso, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, repeat from * to last 7 sts, sl2-k1-p2sso, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1.
  • Row 9: Ssk, k1, yo, k2, *k3, yo, k1, sl2-k1-p2sso, k1, yo, k2, repeat from * to last 6 sts, k3, yo, k1, k2tog.
  • Row 11: Yo, k1, ssk, yo, ssk, *k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog, (k1, yo, k1) in next st, ssk, yo, ssk, repeat from * to last 6 sts, k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog, k1, yo.
  • Row 13: K4, yo, *sl2-k1-p2sso, yo, k7, yo, repeat from * to last 7 sts, sl2-k1-p2sso, yo, k4.
  • Row 15: K1, k2tog, yo, ssk, *(k1, yo, k1) in next st, k2tog, yo, ssk, k1, k2tog, yo, ssk, repeat from * to last 6 sts, (k1, yo, k1) in next st, k2tog, yo, ssk, k1.
  • Row 17: Ssk, yo, k1, yo, ssk, *k1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, sl2-k1-p2sso, yo, k1, yo, ssk, repeat from * to last 6 sts, k1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, k2tog.
  • Row 19: K3, yo, k1, *sl2-k1-p2sso, k1, yo, k5, yo, k1, repeat from * to last 7 sts, sl2-k1-p2sso, k1, yo, k3.