Openwork Lace

Openwork Lace from the Ladies' Guide to to Elegant Lace Patterns, Etc 1884. Updated versions of the edging, quilt and tidy patterns from the book can be found at http://www.knitting-and.com/ladies-guide/index.html

Shown with a cast-on count of 50 stitches.

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  • Row 1 (RS): Sl1 wyib, k1, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k9, k2tog, [yo] twice, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, k3, yo, k2tog, k4, yo, k2tog, k5, yo, k2tog, yo, k2 (51 sts).
  • Rows 2 and 34: Sl1 wyif, k29, p1, k10, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k2.
  • Rows 3 and 35: Sl1 wyib, k1, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k15, yo, k2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, k3, yo, k2tog, k4, yo, k2tog, k5, yo, k2tog, yo, k2 (52 sts).
  • Rows 4 and 36: Sl1 wyif, k41, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k2.
  • Row 5: Sl1 wyib, k1, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k7, k2tog, [yo] twice, [k2tog] twice, [yo] twice, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, k3, yo, k2tog, k4, yo, k2tog, k5, yo, k2tog, yo, k2 (53 sts).
  • Row 6: Sl1 wyif, k29, p1, k3, p1, k8, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k2.
  • Row 7: Sl1 wyib, k1, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k17, yo, k2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, k3, yo, k2tog, k4, yo, k2tog, k5, yo, k2tog, yo, k2 (54 sts).
  • Row 8: Sl1 wyif, k43, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k2.
  • Row 9: Sl1 wyib, k1, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k5, k2tog, [yo] twice, [k2tog] twice, [yo] twice, [k2tog] twice, [yo] twice, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, k3, yo, k2tog, k4, yo, k2tog, k5, yo, k2tog, yo, k2 (55 sts).
  • Row 10: Sl1 wyif, k29, p1, k3, p1, k3, p1, k6, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k2.
  • Row 11: Sl1 wyib, k1, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k19, yo, k2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, k3, yo, k2tog, k4, yo, k2tog, k5, yo, k2tog, yo, k2 (56 sts).
  • Row 12: Sl1 wyif, k45, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k2.
  • Row 13: Sl1 wyib, k1, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k3, k2tog, [yo] twice, [k2tog] twice, [yo] twice, [k2tog] twice, [yo] twice, [k2tog] twice, [yo] twice, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, k3, yo, k2tog, k4, yo, k2tog, k5, yo, k2tog, yo, k2 (57 sts).
  • Row 14: Sl1 wyif, k29, p1, k3, p1, k3, p1, k3, p1, k4, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k2.
  • Row 15: Sl1 wyib, k1, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k21, yo, k2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, k3, yo, k2tog, k4, yo, k2tog, k5, yo, k2tog, yo, k2 (58 sts).
  • Row 16: Sl1 wyif, k47, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k2.
  • Row 17: Sl1 wyib, k1, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k1, k2tog, [yo] twice, [k2tog] twice, [yo] twice, [k2tog] twice, [yo] twice, [k2tog] twice, [yo] twice, [k2tog] twice, [yo] twice, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, k3, yo, k2tog, k4, yo, k2tog, k5, yo, k2tog, yo, k2 (59 sts).
  • Row 18: Sl1 wyif, k29, p1, k3, p1, k3, p1, k3, p1, k3, p1, k2, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k2.
  • Row 19: Sl1 wyib, k1, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k49.
  • Row 20: Sl1 wyif, k2tog, yo, k2tog, yo, k2tog, k5, yo, k2tog, k4, yo, k2tog, k3, yo, k2tog, k2, yo, [k2tog] twice, k18, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k2 (57 sts).
  • Row 21: Sl1 wyib, k1, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k3, k2tog, [yo] twice, [k2tog] twice, [yo] twice, [k2tog] twice, [yo] twice, [k2tog] twice, [yo] twice, k2tog, k28.
  • Row 22: Sl1 wyif, k2tog, yo, k2tog, yo, k2tog, k5, yo, k2tog, k4, yo, k2tog, k3, yo, k2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, k1, p1, k3, p1, k3, p1, k3, p1, k4, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k2 (56 sts).
  • Row 23: Sl1 wyib, k1, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k46.
  • Row 24: Sl1 wyif, k2tog, yo, k2tog, yo, k2tog, k5, yo, k2tog, k4, yo, k2tog, k3, yo, k2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, k17, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k2 (55 sts).
  • Row 25: Sl1 wyib, k1, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k5, k2tog, [yo] twice, [k2tog] twice, [yo] twice, [k2tog] twice, [yo] twice, k2tog, k28.
  • Row 26: Sl1 wyif, k2tog, yo, k2tog, yo, k2tog, k5, yo, k2tog, k4, yo, k2tog, k3, yo, k2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, k1, p1, k3, p1, k3, p1, k6, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k2 (54 sts).
  • Row 27: Sl1 wyib, k1, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k44.
  • Row 28: Sl1 wyif, k2tog, yo, k2tog, yo, k2tog, k5, yo, k2tog, k4, yo, k2tog, k3, yo, k2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, k15, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k2 (53 sts).
  • Row 29: Sl1 wyib, k1, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k7, k2tog, [yo] twice, [k2tog] twice, [yo] twice, k2tog, k28.
  • Row 30: Sl1 wyif, k2tog, yo, k2tog, yo, k2tog, k5, yo, k2tog, k4, yo, k2tog, k3, yo, k2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, k1, p1, k3, p1, k8, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k2 (52 sts).
  • Row 31: Sl1 wyib, k1, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k42.
  • Row 32: Sl1 wyif, k2tog, yo, k2tog, yo, k2tog, k5, yo, k2tog, k4, yo, k2tog, k3, yo, k2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, k13, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k2 (51 sts).
  • Row 33: Sl1 wyib, k1, yo, p2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, p2tog, k9, k2tog, [yo] twice, k2tog, k28.
  • Repeat rows 5-36.