The Picot Dot Edging Stitch

Stitch Description

The Picot Dot Edge stitch is a beautiful lace border that can easily be added to the beginning of a project. It’s consists of small shell like clusters of stitches with tiny eyelet holes between them. This simple yet delicate border is used from the bottom up, that is starting from your cast on edge.

Use this to begin a sweater hem, scarf, or hat.

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Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
YO
Yarn Over
K TBL
Knit Through the Back Loop
SL
Slip Stitch


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 4

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 5 + 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 5 + 2

  • Row 1: (right side) K1, yo, *k5, sl the 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th sts over first st, yo, rep from *, end k1.
  • Row 2: P1, *[p1, yo, k1 tbl] in yo, p1; rep from * to end.
  • Row 3: K2, k1 tbl, *k3, k1 tbl; rep from * to the last 2 sts, k2.
  • Row 4: Knit.

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