Simple Lace Leaf Edging

Pattern abstracted from: (With a couple modifications added while working this up in order to keep the edges neat.)

The YO at the beginning of each knit round prevents the leaves from rolling in even though it’s all stockinette stitch.

Shown with a cast-on count of 12 stitches.   Getting chart...

  • Row 1 (RS): Yo, k1, yo, k2, [k2tog] twice, k1, k1, yo, k2tog, k1.
  • Rows 2, 4, 6, and 8: P1 tbl, p10, p1 tbl.
  • Row 3: Yo, k3, yo, k1, [k2tog] twice, k1, yo, k2tog, k1.
  • Row 5: Yo, k5, yo, [k2tog] twice, yo, k2tog, k1.
  • Row 7: Yo, k3, k2tog, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, k2tog, k1.