Rose Leaf Lace

Rose Leaf 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 31 stitches.

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  • Row 1 (RS): Sl1 wyib, k3, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k1, k2tog, p1, ssk, k1, yo, p1, yo, k1, k2tog, p1, ssk, k1, yo, k3, yo, k2tog, [yo] twice, k2tog, [yo] twice, k2 (34 sts).
  • Row 2: Sl1 wyif, k2, p1, k2, p1, k2, yo, k2tog, p4, k1, p3, k1, p3, k1, p6, yo, k2tog, k2.
  • Row 3: Sl1 wyib, k3, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k1, k2tog, p1, ssk, k1, p1, k1, k2tog, p1, ssk, k1, yo, k3, yo, k2tog, k7 (32 sts).
  • Row 4: Sl1 wyif, k8, yo, k2tog, p4, k1, p2, k1, p2, k1, p6, yo, k2tog, k2.
  • Row 5: Sl1 wyib, k3, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k1, yo, k2tog, p1, ssk, p1, k2tog, p1, ssk, yo, k1, yo, k3, yo, k2tog, [yo] twice, k2tog, [yo] twice, k2tog, [yo] twice, k3 (36 sts).
  • Row 6: Sl1 wyif, k3, p1, k2, p1, k2, p1, k2, yo, k2tog, p5, k1, p1, k1, p1, k1, p7, yo, k2tog, k2.
  • Row 7: Sl1 wyib, k3, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k3, yo, k3tog, p1, k3tog, yo, k3, yo, k3, yo, k2tog, k11.
  • Row 8: BO 7 sts, k5, yo, k2tog, p7, k1, p9, yo, k2tog, k2 (29 sts).
  • Row 9: Sl1 wyib, k3, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k5, yo, k3tog, yo, k5, yo, k3, yo, k2tog, k4 (31 sts).
  • Row 10: Sl1 wyif, k5, yo, k2tog, p19, yo, k2tog, k2.
  • Repeat rows 1-10.