Friday, February 10, 2017

Day 30 A Year of Stitches

Today's stitches will be

English Mesh and V stitch

English Mesh

Popular, Pretty, what more could we ask for?

Multiple of 6 plus 1

R1: (wrong side) and all other wrong side rows - P
R2: k1, * yo, ssk, k1, k2tog, yo, k1; rep from *
R4: k1, * yo, k1, sl 1, k2tog, psso, k1, yo, k1; rep from *
R6: k1, * k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1; rep from *
R8: k2, * (k1, yo) 2x, k1, sl 1, k2tog, psso; rep from * to last 5 sts, end (k1, yo) 2x, k1, ssk

Rep R1 - 8 until you have a square or you have reached the desired length


V-stitch

V is for Valentine's Day, V is for Victory.  Sometimes these are viewed as the same thing.

Multiple of 3  plus 4

Ch the desired number of sts

R1: in 5th ch from hook, dc, (ch4 counts as dc and ch 1), * sk 2 ch, (dc, ch1, dc) in next ch.  Rep from *
R2: sl st into ch 1 sp, ch 4, dc in same ch 1 sp, * in next ch1 sp, (dc, ch1, dc).  Rep from *

Rep R2 until you have a square or desired length