The Little Crown Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #55

Stitch Description

The Little Crown Stitch is a pattern that uses wrap stitches and bobble techniques to create a unique lace texture. It looks a bit like a crocheted broomstick lace, and is a stitch that is great for the edges of garments and afghans.

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Knit Stitch
Purl Stitch
Slip stitch

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 4

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 3 + 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 3 + 2

  • Row 1: Knit all stitches
  • Row 2: Knit all stitches
  • Row 3: K1, *k1 while wrapping yarn twice; rep from * till last st, k1
  • Row 4: K1, *sl next 3 sts and let the second loop drop, place slipped sts back to main needle, [k1, p1, k1] into all 3 sts; rep from * to last st, k1.
  • Repeat rows 1 – 4 until you have reached your desired length.

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