This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the Victorian boot button loops. This button band adds a delicate finish to any project.
One of Imperial Stock Ranch’s newest offerings, Erin is a terrific all-around medium worsted weight yarn. It is especially nice for color work and textured stitch patterns. Available in eight colors as well as Natural and is a great choice for hand dye projects.
A pair of knitting needles.
Cast On: Multiples of 11 + 2
- Row 1: (Right side) Purl
- Row 2: K2, *k1, slip this st to left hand needle, lift the next 8 sts on left hand needle over this st and off needle, yo twice, knit the first st again, k2; rep from * to end
- Row 3: K1, * p2tog, drop loop of 2 sts made in previous row and [k1, k1 tbl] twice in to it, p1; rep from * to last st, k1
- Row 4: Knit – Work in Stockinette until button band reaches desired width