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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


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


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


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


Sprout: a free lace knitting stitch pattern

October’s stitch pattern word is sprout, suggested by Rebecca on Patreon. She suggested it quite a while ago, and it went into the word hoard I keep for months when nobody suggests anything. 520 more words


Raven: a free lace knitting stitch pattern

September’s stitch pattern word is raven, suggested by Ron on Patreon.

I really wanted to knit this one in black, for obvious reasons, but it’s hard to photograph black lace so as to show all the details, even when it’s beautiful. 701 more words


Lace Beading: a free lace knitting stitch pattern

Here’s the fixed up version of Permutation 3 from two weeks ago. I’ve named it something that might be confusing if you’re used to putting beads in your lace. 260 more words