The Crest of the Wave Lace Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #527

Stitch Description

This classic Shetland lace pattern is a breeze to knit. With it’s beautiful scalloped edges, it’s a great way to edge a piece. It would work great on a shawl, cardigan, or a lacy skirt.

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Materials Used

Lion's Pride Woolspun

Woolspun, with an exquisite range of neutrals and vivid classic colors, will quickly become your go-to yarn. The 12-ply construction means that garments drape beautifully and afghans and warm weather accessories have a cushiony soft bounce to them. Sold exclusively at Michaels and LionBrand.com

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Clover Takumi Bamboo Needles

Takumi is light in weight with a warm natural touch. Bamboo is the ideal material for making knitting needles. The finest bamboo is used to manufacture knitting needles with accurate specifications. Each knitting needle is polished for smoothness. Practical bamboo improves with age, making these special Takumi Bamboo needles a long-lasting addition to your knitting bag.

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Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
k2tog
Knit 2 Together
SSK
Slip Slip Knit
yo
Yarn Over


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Intermediate

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 12

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiple of 12 sts plus 1

Stitch Characteristics

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Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiple of 12 sts plus 1

  • Row 1: K all sts.
  • Row 2: K all sts.
  • Row 3: K all sts.
  • Row 4: K all sts.
  • Row 5: K1, *(k2tog) 2 times, (YO, k1) 3 times, YO, (SSK) 2 times, k1; rep from * across row.
  • Row 6: P all sts.
  • Row 7: K1, *(k2tog) 2 times, (YO, k1) 3 times, YO, (SSK) 2 times, k1; rep from * across row.
  • Row 8: P all sts.
  • Row 9: K1, *(k2tog) 2 times, (YO, k1) 3 times, YO, (SSK) 2 times, k1; rep from * across row.
  • Row 10: P all sts.
  • Row 11: K1, *(k2tog) 2 times, (YO, k1) 3 times, YO, (SSK) 2 times, k1; rep from * across row.
  • Row 12: P all sts.

Repeat rows 1-12 until you have reached your desired length.

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