How to Knit the Crystal Edging Stitch

How to Knit the Crystal Edging Stitch

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the crystal edging stitch. This stitch would be great for all of your edging projects!

Materials Used in this Tutorial


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A pair of knitting needles


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TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:

Knit Stitch – K
Purl Stitch-p
Knit 2 Together-k2tog
Yarn Over-yo

Skill: Intermediate
Cast On:Cast on 18 sts.

Pattern Instructions

  1. Prep Row 1

    (Wrong Side): k6, p7, k5.

  2. Row 1

    sl 1, k2, yo, k2tog, k2, k2tog, yo, k5, yo, k2tog, (yo, k1) twice.

  3. Row 2

    k6, yo, k2tog, p7, k2, yo, k2tog, k1.

  4. Row 3

    sl 1, k2, yo, k2tog, k1, (k2tog, yo) twice, k4, yo, k2tog, (yo, k1) twice, k2.

  5. Row 4

    k8, yo, k2tog, p7, k2, yo, k2tog, k1.

  6. Row 5

    sl 1, k2, yo, k2tog, (k2tog, yo) 3 times, k3, yo, k2tog, (yo, k1) twice, k4.

  7. Row 6

    k10, yo, k2tog, p7, k2, yo, k2tog, k1.

  8. Row 7

    sl 1, k2, yo, k2tog, k1, (k2tog, yo) twice, k4, yo, k2tog, (yo, k1) twice, k6.

  9. Row 8

    bind off 8 sts, k3, yo, k2tog, p7, k2, yo, k2tog, k1.

Repeat rows 1-8 until you reach your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Crystal Edging Stitch. (Reversible)

Example of the Crystal Edging Stitch. Reversible (Click for Larger Image)

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