Leaves Stitch Knitting Pattern

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Leaves Stitch Knitting Pattern

Leaves Stitch Knitting Pattern

How to knit Leaves Knitting Pattern:

Multiple of 16 + 1 + 2 selvage sts.

Cast on 35 sts (8 + 16 + 9 + 2 selv sts) and work according to chart.

The chart shows only RS rows.

On WS rows, work sts as they appear, k1 tbl the p1 tbl sts, and yo's P.

The pat rep = 16 sts wide.

Begin with 1 selv st (edge) and sts before patt rep, work patt rep throughout, end with sts after patt and 1 selv st. 

k2tog: knit 2 stitches together

skpo: slip 1 stitch as if to knit, knit 1 and pass the slipped stitch over the knitted stitch 

k1 tbl: knit 1 stitch through back loop

cdd (= central double decrease): slip first and second stitches together as if to knit, knit 1 stitch, pass two slipped stitches over the knit stitch

Row 1: edge st, skpo, k3, p1, k1 tbl, p1, yo (yarn over), * k1, yo, p1, k1 tbl, p1, k3, cdd, k3, p1, k1 tbl, p1, yo, repeat from * to the last 10 sts, k1, yo, p1, k1 tbl, p1, k3, k2tog, edge st.

Row 3: edge st, skpo, k2, p1, k1 tbl, p1, yo, k1 * k2, yo, p1, k1 tbl, p1, k2, cdd, k2, p1, k1 tbl, p1, yo, k1, repeat from * to the last 10 sts, k2, yo, p1, k1 tbl, p1, k2, k2tog, edge st.

Row 5: edge st, skpo, k1, p1, k1 tbl, p1, yo, k2, * k3, yo, p1, k1 tbl, p1, k1, cdd, k1, p1, k1 tbl, p1, yo, k2, repeat from * to the last 10 sts, k3, yo, p1, k1 tbl, p1, k1, k2tog, edge st.

Row 7: edge st, skpo, p1, k1 tbl, p1, yo, k3,* k4, yo, p1, k1 tbl, p1, cdd, p1, k1 tbl, p1, yo, k3, repeat from * to the last 10 sts, k4, yo, p1, k1 tbl, p1, k2tog, edge st.

Row 9: edge st, k1, yo, p1, k1 tbl, p1, k3, * cdd, k3, p1, k1 tbl, p1, yo, k1, yo, p1, k1 tbl, p1, k3, repeat from * to the last 10 sts, cdd, k3, p1, k1 tbl, p1, yo, k1, edge st.

Row 11: edge st, k2, yo, p1, k1 tbl, p1, k2, * cdd, k2, p1, k1 tbl, p1, yo, k3, yo, p1, k1 tbl, p1, k2, repeat from * to the last 10 sts, cdd, k2, p1, k1 tbl, p1, yo, k2, edge st.

Row 13: edge st, k3, yo, p1, k1 tbl, p1, k1, * cdd, k1, p1, k1 tbl, p1, yo, k5, yo, p1, k1 tbl, p1, k1, repeat from * to the last 10 sts, cdd, k1, p1, k1 tbl, p1, yo, k3, edge st.

Row 15: edge st, k4, yo, p1, k1 tbl, p1, * cdd, p1, k1 tbl, p1, yo, k7, yo, p1, k1 tbl, p1, repeat from * to the last 10 sts, cdd, p1, k1 tbl, p1, yo, k4, edge st.

Repeat Rows 1-16 throughout.

leaves stitch chart