The Scallop Pattern Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #159

Stitch Description

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the Scallop Pattern stitch. This simple lace pattern creates a fabric with columns of scalloped shells. It is great for scarves, hats, socks, mittens, and blankets.

Video Tutorial


Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
psso
Pass Slipped Stitch Over
k2tog
Knit 2 Together


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Intermediate

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 6

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 13 + 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast on in multiples of 13 + 2

  • Row 1: (right side) k1, *sl 1, k1, psso, k9, k2tog; rep from * to last st, k1.
  • Row 2: purl
  • Row 3: k1, *sl 1, k1, psso, k7, k2tog; rep from * to last st, k1.
  • Row 4: purl
  • Row 5: k1, *sl 1, k1, psso, yo, [k1, yo] 5 times, k2tog; rep from *to last st, k1.
  • Row 6: knit
  • Repeat these 6 rows until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Scallop Pattern Stitch Right SideExample of the Scallop Pattern Stitch Wrong Side

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