How to Knit the Godmother’s Edging Stitch

How to Knit the Godmothers Edging Stitch

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the godmothers edging stitch. The godmothers edging stitch creates a graceful uncluttered pattern. The godmothers edging stitch would be great for any edging projects!

Materials Used in this Tutorial


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A Pair of Knitting Needles


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Knit Stitch – K
Yarn Over-yo
Knit 2 Together-K2tog

Skill: Easy
Cast On 20 stitches.

Pattern Instructions

  1. Row 1

    Sl 1, k3, (yo, k2tog) 7 times, yo, k2.

  2. Row 2


  3. Row 3

    Sl 1, k6, (yo, k2tog) 6 times, yo, k2.

  4. Row 4


  5. Row 5

    Sl 1, k9, (yo, k2tog) 5 times, yo, k2.

  6. Row 6


  7. Row 7

    Sl 1, k12, (yo, k2tog) 4 times, yo, k2.

  8. Row 8


  9. Row 9

    Sl 1, k23.

  10. Row 10

    Bind off 4, k19.

Repeat rows 1-10 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Godmothers Edging Stitch. (Right Side)

Example of the Godmothers Edging Stitch. Right Side (Click for Larger Image)

Example of the Godmothers Edging Stitch. (Wrong Side)

Example of the Godmothers Edging Stitch. Wrong Side (Click for Larger Image)

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