Fancy Braid

Excerpted (and slightly modified) from pattern #54 in Knitting Patterns Book 250* by Hitomi Shida.

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Shown with a cast-on count of 17 stitches.   Getting chart...

  • Round 1: P2, yo, k1, MB, k1, ssk, k3, k2tog, k3, yo, p2.
  • Rounds 2 and 8: P2, k1, yo, k3, ssk, k1, k2tog, k3, yo, k1, p2.
  • Round 3: P2, k2, yo, k1, MB, k1, sl1-k2tog-psso, k3, yo, k2, p2.
  • Round 4: P2, k3, yo, k3, ssk, k5, p2.
  • Round 5: P2, k4, yo, k1, MB, k1, ssk, k4, p2.
  • Round 6: P2, k5, yo, k3, ssk, k3, p2.
  • Round 7: P2, yo, k3, ssk, k3, k2tog, k1, MB, k1, yo, p2.
  • Round 9: P2, k2, yo, k3, k3tog, k1, MB, k1, yo, k2, p2.
  • Round 10: P2, k5, k2tog, k3, yo, k3, p2.
  • Round 11: P2, k4, k2tog, k1, MB, k1, yo, k4, p2.
  • Round 12: P2, k3, k2tog, k3, yo, k5, p2.