Old Danube Lace

Modified slightly from Melissa Leapman’s The Knit Stitch Pattern Handbook*.


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Shown with a cast-on count of 17 stitches.

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  • Row 1 (RS): *P2, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, p1, repeat from * to last st, p1.
  • Row 2: K1, *k1, p5, k2, repeat from *.
  • Row 3: *P1, k2tog, yo, k3, yo, ssk, repeat from * to last st, p1.
  • Rows 4 and 6: K1, *p7, k1, repeat from *.
  • Row 5: *P1, k7, repeat from * to last st, p1.
  • Row 7: *P1, k1, k2tog, yo, p1, yo, ssk, k1, repeat from * to last st, p1.
  • Row 8: K1, *p2, k3, p2, k1, repeat from *.
  • Row 9: *K1, yo, ssk, p3, k2tog, yo, repeat from * to last st, k1.
  • Row 10: *P3, k3, p2, repeat from * to last st, p1.
  • Row 11: *K2, yo, ssk, p1, k2tog, yo, k1, repeat from * to last st, k1.
  • Rows 12 and 14: P1, *p3, k1, p4, repeat from *.
  • Row 13: *K4, p1, k3, repeat from * to last st, k1.
  • Row 15: *P1, yo, ssk, k1, p1, k1, k2tog, yo, repeat from * to last st, p1.
  • Row 16: K1, *[k1, p2] twice, k2, repeat from *.