By Vivian Høxbro
Introducing an exhilarating new approach known as domino knitting, this publication teaches either novices and specialists the patterning procedure that grew to become a craze between Scandinavian knitters. starting with simple directions and progressing to stylish initiatives, this advisor indicates how domino knitting enables effortless designing by means of permitting knitters to construct squares on each other horizontally and vertically at will. particular step by step guide convey how squares should be labored in quite a few stitches for multicolored results. integrated is a key to choosing the right kind yarn for any venture in addition to care directions for any creation.
Translated through Carol Huebscher Rhoades.
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In principle, you can insert the needle into a stitch loop where you wish in the work and use it as a beg st when you cast on. Are the Edge Stitches too Loose? It is important that the edge sts not be too loose. It is a problem which is easy to correct. When you 40 Instructions 1st strip—center Color: Unbleached white. K-CO 41 sts and work 121⁄2" (32 cm) with Pattern 1 with 1 edge st at each side. BO. Continue, working to the right, alternating a joining stripe and a strip. A joining stripe Color: Unbleached white.
Purl Stitch Rolled Edging With circular ndl and dark blue, pick up and knit sts around the whole potholder (with the same number of sts on each side), K-CO 8 sts on one corner for the loop and purl 4 rows. BO purlwise. Turn the edging to WS and sew down. 33 Domino Knitting In Summary Joining Strips ◆ Knit a strip. ◆ Count the number of edge stitches. Joining 1 —with 1 garter st ridge as a joining stripe ◆ Pick up and knit sts along the right side of the strip (1 st for each RS ridge/edge st + 2 sts), picking up the first st in the nearest K-CO st “around the corner” and the last st in the end st.
Begin by picking up and knitting 21 sts and then dec to 17 sts on the first row. 56 6th round Color: Red, 13 sts. Knit a square in each of the 8 notches. Begin by picking up and knitting 17 sts and then dec to 13 sts on the first row. Finish with end st-3, but do not cut yarn on the 8th square. Stalk Place all 8 sts from the red squares onto a dpn with the last square’s end st farthest to the left on the ndl. *Slide sts over to the other end of the ndl, with yarn behind work, pull it and knit all the sts*.