Union

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Shown with a cast-on count of 49 stitches.

Getting chart...

  • Row 1 (RS): K3, yo, k2tog, k1, k2tog, yo, *k1, yo, ssk, k1, ssk, yo, k5, yo, k2tog, k1, k2tog, yo, repeat from * to last 9 sts, k1, yo, ssk, k1, ssk, yo, k3.
  • Rows 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 30, and 32: Purl.
  • Rows 3 and 11: K2tog, yo, k2, yo, sl1-k2tog-psso, yo, k1, *k2, yo, k3tog, yo, k2, yo, sl2-k1-p2sso, yo, k2, yo, sl1-k2tog-psso, yo, k1, repeat from * to last 9 sts, k2, yo, k3tog, yo, k2, yo, ssk.
  • Rows 5 and 13: K1, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, sl2-k1-p2sso, k1, *(k1, yo, k1) in next st, k1, sl2-k1-p2sso, yo, k1, ssk, yo, k1, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, sl2-k1-p2sso, k1, repeat from * to last 9 sts, (k1, yo, k1) in next st, k1, sl2-k1-p2sso, yo, k1, ssk, yo, k1.
  • Rows 7 and 15: K2, [yo, ssk, k1] twice, *k2, k2tog, yo, k1, k2tog, yo, k3, [yo, ssk, k1] twice, repeat from * to last 9 sts, k2, k2tog, yo, k1, k2tog, yo, k2.
  • Row 9: K3, yo, ssk, k1, ssk, yo, *k1, yo, k2tog, k1, k2tog, yo, k5, yo, ssk, k1, ssk, yo, repeat from * to last 9 sts, k1, yo, k2tog, k1, k2tog, yo, k3.
  • Row 17: K1, yo, ssk, k1, ssk, yo, k2, *k3, yo, k2tog, k1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1, ssk, yo, k2, repeat from * to last 9 sts, k3, yo, k2tog, k1, k2tog, yo, k1.
  • Rows 19 and 27: K2, yo, k3tog, yo, k2, yo, *sl2-k1-p2sso, yo, k2, yo, sl1-k2tog-psso, yo, k3, yo, k3tog, yo, k2, yo, repeat from * to last 10 sts, sl2-k1-p2sso, yo, k2, yo, sl1-k2tog-psso, yo, k2.
  • Rows 21 and 29: (K1, p1) in next st, k1, sl2-k1-p2sso, yo, k1, ssk, yo, *k1, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, sl2-k1-p2sso, k1, (k1, yo, k1) in next st, k1, sl2-k1-p2sso, yo, k1, ssk, yo, repeat from * to last 9 sts, k1, yo, k2tog, k1, yo, sl2-k1-p2sso, k1, (k1, p1) in next st.
  • Rows 23 and 31: K2, [k2tog, yo, k1] twice, *k2, yo, ssk, k1, yo, ssk, k3, [k2tog, yo, k1] twice, repeat from * to last 9 sts, k2, yo, ssk, k1, yo, ssk, k2.
  • Row 25: K1, yo, k2tog, k1, k2tog, yo, k2, *k3, yo, ssk, k1, ssk, yo, k1, yo, k2tog, k1, k2tog, yo, k2, repeat from * to last 9 sts, k3, yo, ssk, k1, ssk, yo, k1.