Feather

Elements of Fir Cone and Horseshoe combine in this pattern. Centered double decreases provide strong vertical lines.

Shown with a cast-on count of 31 stitches.

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  • Rows 1, 3, 5, 7, and 9 (RS): K1, *yo, k3, sl2-k1-p2sso, k3, yo, k1, repeat from *.
  • Rows 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 30, and 32: Purl.
  • Row 11: K1, *k1, yo, k2, sl2-k1-p2sso, k2, yo, k2, repeat from *.
  • Row 13: K1, *k2, yo, k1, sl2-k1-p2sso, k1, yo, k3, repeat from *.
  • Row 15: K1, *k3, yo, sl2-k1-p2sso, yo, k4, repeat from *.
  • Rows 17, 19, 21, 23, and 25: Ssk, k3, yo, k1, yo, k3, *sl2-k1-p2sso, k3, yo, k1, yo, k3, repeat from * to last 2 sts, k2tog.
  • Row 27: Ssk, k2, yo, k3, yo, k2, *sl2-k1-p2sso, k2, yo, k3, yo, k2, repeat from * to last 2 sts, k2tog.
  • Row 29: Ssk, k1, yo, k5, yo, k1, *sl2-k1-p2sso, k1, yo, k5, yo, k1, repeat from * to last 2 sts, k2tog.
  • Row 31: Ssk, yo, k7, yo, *sl2-k1-p2sso, yo, k7, yo, repeat from * to last 2 sts, k2tog.