Overlapping Leaves Edging

Excerpted from Great-Grandmother’s Edging. See also this scalloped version.

Shown with a cast-on count of 34 stitches.

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  • Row 1 (RS): Sl1 wyif, k3, yo, k2tog, yo, k3, yo, k2tog, p1, yo, p1, k2, yo, k2tog, p1, k9, p1, k2, yo, k2tog, k2 (36 sts).
  • Row 2: Sl1 wyif, k3, yo, k2tog, k1, p9, k3, yo, k2tog, k1, p1, k3, yo, k2tog, k4, yo, k2tog, k2.
  • Row 3: Sl1 wyif, k3, yo, k2tog, yo, k4, yo, k2tog, p1, yo, k1, yo, p1, k2, yo, k2tog, p1, ssk, k5, k2tog, p1, k2, yo, k2tog, k2 (37 sts).
  • Row 4: Sl1 wyif, k3, yo, k2tog, k1, p7, k3, yo, k2tog, k1, p3, k3, yo, k2tog, k5, yo, k2tog, k2.
  • Row 5: Sl1 wyif, k3, yo, k2tog, yo, k5, yo, k2tog, p1, [k1, yo] twice, k1, p1, k2, yo, k2tog, p1, ssk, k3, k2tog, p1, k2, yo, k2tog, k2 (38 sts).
  • Row 6: Sl1 wyif, k3, yo, k2tog, k1, p5, k3, yo, k2tog, k1, p5, k3, yo, k2tog, k6, yo, k2tog, k2.
  • Row 7: Sl1 wyif, k3, yo, k2tog, yo, k6, yo, k2tog, p1, k2, yo, k1, yo, k2, p1, k2, yo, k2tog, p1, ssk, k1, k2tog, p1, k2, yo, k2tog, k2 (39 sts).
  • Row 8: Sl1 wyif, k3, yo, k2tog, k1, p3, k3, yo, k2tog, k1, p7, k3, yo, k2tog, k7, yo, k2tog, k2.
  • Row 9: Sl1 wyif, k3, yo, k2tog, yo, k7, yo, k2tog, p1, k3, yo, k1, yo, k3, p1, k2, yo, k2tog, p1, sl1-k2tog-psso, p1, k2, yo, k2tog, k2 (40 sts).
  • Row 10: Sl1 wyif, k3, yo, k2tog, k1, p1, k3, yo, k2tog, k1, p9, k3, yo, k2tog, k8, yo, k2tog, k2.
  • Row 11: Sl1 wyif, k3, yo, k2tog, yo, k2, yo, k2tog, p2, k2, yo, k2tog, p1, k9, p1, k2, yo, k2tog, p1, k1, p1, k6 (41 sts).
  • Row 12: BO 7 sts, k3, yo, k2tog, k1, p9, k3, yo, k2tog, k4, yo, k2tog, k3, yo, k2tog, k2 (34 sts).