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Three row mesh: a free knitting stitch pattern

The 2017 stitch pattern had me thinking about stitch patterns with three row repeats. There are some out there, but I don’t know why there’s not more. 249 more words

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2017: a free garter lace stitch pattern

After two years of making a stitch pattern from the digits of the new year, I decided to keep going. This one is a bit different from my usual lace – because of the placement of the yarnovers, I decided not to add extra plain rows. 247 more words

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Journey: a free lace knitting stitch pattern

This month, the random number generator chose journey, suggested by Teresa. It seems fitting to start a new year with this word – many people travel in the holiday season. 919 more words

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Snug: a free lace knitting stitch pattern

This month, the random number generator chose snug, suggested by Pia.  I like the way this one came out a lot, and for a nice change, it’s not full of double YOs and double decreases. 342 more words

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Bead Curtain: two coordinating lace knitting stitch patterns

I tried another experiment with picture knitting, this time with Purse Stitch as the background mesh, with similar results to the previous experiments. However, there was something about it that gave me an idea for an abstract stitch pattern, and here’s the result of that. 438 more words

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Cunning: a free lace knitting stitch pattern

September’s stitch pattern word is cunning, suggested by Lara on Patreon. Thank you! I’m very pleased by this one.

Each month, my Patreon backers have the chance to suggest words for me to encode as knitting stitches. 971 more words

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Étude no. 16: an exploration of hexagonal meshes

I’ve talked about hexagonal mesh before, but I don’t think I mentioned that there’s more than one kind. The one I generally use is my favorite… 879 more words

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