Saturday, January 7, 2017

Day 3 a year of stitches

Today's stitches will be

American seed stitch and seed stitch.

Yarn is worsted weight yarn and size 7 needles or size G hook.

American seed stitch in knit.

Even number of stitches
R1: k1, p1 across
R2: p1, k1 across
Repeat these two rows until you have a square.

Odd number of stitches
K1, p1 across,  end with k1.  Repeat this last row until you have a square.

Crochet seed stitch

A multiple of 2 +1

Ch the number needed for 4 inches plus 1 more.

R1: sc in 2nd ch from hook,  dc in next ch, *sc in next ch,  dc in next. Repeat from * across.  Ch 1, turn.

R2: *sc in 1st st,  dc in 2nd st. Repeat from * across.  Ch 1, turn.

Repeat r 2 until you have a square.