Mother’s Handkerchief Edging

From The Lacy Knitting of Mary Schiffmann*.


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Shown with a cast-on count of 6 stitches.

Getting chart...

  • Row 1 (RS): K1, yo, p2tog, k2tog, k1 (5 sts).
  • Row 2: Yo, k2, yo, p2tog, k1 (6 sts).
  • Row 3: K1, yo, p2tog, k1, yo, k2 (7 sts).
  • Row 4: Yo, k4, yo, p2tog, k1 (8 sts).
  • Row 5: K1, yo, p2tog, k3, yo, k2 (9 sts).
  • Row 6: Yo, [k2tog] twice, k2, yo, p2tog, k1 (8 sts).
  • Row 7: K1, yo, p2tog, k2, k2tog, k1 (7 sts).
  • Row 8: Yo, [k2tog] twice, yo, p2tog, k1 (6 sts).