Swiss Lace

Swiss 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

Please note: All yarn overs are actually double yarn overs. Drop the second loop on the following row. This is not possible to show in stitch maps at this time.

Shown with a cast-on count of 20 stitches.

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  • Row 1 (RS): K20.
  • Row 2: K14, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k3 (21 sts).
  • Row 3: K10, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k6.
  • Row 4: K15, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k3 (22 sts).
  • Row 5: K12, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k5.
  • Row 6: K16, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k3 (23 sts).
  • Row 7: K14, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k4.
  • Row 8: K17, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k3 (24 sts).
  • Row 9: K16, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k3.
  • Row 10: K24.
  • Row 11: Sl1 wyib, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k15 (23 sts).
  • Row 12: K5, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k13.
  • Row 13: Sl1 wyib, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k14 (22 sts).
  • Row 14: K6, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k11.
  • Row 15: Sl1 wyib, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k13 (21 sts).
  • Row 16: K7, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k9.
  • Row 17: Sl1 wyib, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k12 (20 sts).
  • Row 18: K8, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, k2tog, k7.