The Crown Edging Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #131

Stitch Description

The Crown Edging Stitch is a border pattern that is a unique take on the picot bind off. It works great as an add on to a blanket or sweater, or on it’s own as knit jewelry.

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Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch

Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Intermediate

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 5

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 5

  • Row 1: (RS): Knit
  • Row 2: Bind off first 2 sts, *slip st remaining on working needle onto main needle, [cast on 2 sts, bind off next 2 sts, slip remaining st onto main needless before] 3 times, cast on 2 sts, bind off 6 sts; rep from * to end and bind off remaining st.
  • These 2 rows form the edging.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Crown Edging Stitch

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