The Mock Honeycomb Stitch

Teekay   >  20 November 2017

How to knit The Mock Honeycomb Stitch

Stitch-A-Week 

This week's stitch is the Mock Honeycomb Stitch 

Knit with a multiple of 4 sts + 1 with a 12 row repeat.

Special stitches:

K1 uls Knit 1 under loose strands – Insert needle under the loose strands and knit the next stitch.

sl 3 wyif - Slip 3 stitches purlwise with yarn in front.

Instructions:

Row 1 and all wrong side rows: Purl all stitches.

Row 2 (right side): K1, *sl 3 wyif, K1; rep from * to end.

Row 4: K1, *sl 3 wyif, K1; repeat from * to end.

Row 6: K2, *K1 uls, K3; rep from * to last 3 sts, K1 uls, K2.

Row 8: K3, * sl 3 wyif, K1; rep from * to last 2 sts, K2.

Row 10: K3, * sl 3 wyif, K1; rep from * to last 2 sts, K2.

Row 12: K4, *K1 uls, K3; rep from * to last st, K1.

Repeat Rows 1 through 12 for pattern.