How to Knit the Picot Dot Edging Stitch

How to Knit the Picot Dot Edging Stitch

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the picot dot edging stitch. This simple yet delicate border is used from the bottom up, that is starting from your cast on edge. The picot dot stitch is great for adding detail to any project.

Materials Used in this Tutorial


KOTB 100% Organic Merino Wool

Knit Outta the Box 100% Organic Merino Wool

This yarn is exceptionally soft and 100% organic. It has been manufactured to GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standards) and has an Organic Tilth certification. All of their wool is organically dyed and spun in the USA. A true American product!


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TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:

Knit – k
Purl – p
Yarn Over – yo
Knit Through the Back Loop – k tbl
Slip Stitch – Sl st

Skill: Easy
Cast On: Multiples of 5 + 2

Pattern Instructions

  1. Row 1

    (right side) K1, yo, *k5, sl the 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th sts over first st, yo, rep from *, end k1.

  2. Row 2

    P1, *[p1, yo, k1 tbl] in yo, p1; rep from * to end.

  3. Row 3

    K2, k1 tbl, *k3, k1 tbl; rep from * to the last 2 sts, k2.

  4. Row 4

    Knit.

  5. Swatch Photos

    Example of the Picot Dot Edging Stitch Right Side

    Example of the Picot Dot Edging Stitch Right Side (Click for Larger)

    Example of the Picot Dot Edging Stitch Wrong Side

    Example of the Picot Dot Edging Stitch Wrong Side (Click for Larger)


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