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Lace Knitting Stitches

Lace Knitting Stitches
A hole can be introduced into a knitted fabric by pairing a yarn-over stitch with a nearby (usually adjacent) decrease. If the decrease precedes the yarn-over, it should typically slant right as seen from the right side( k2tog, not k2tog tbl).If the decrease follows the yarn-over, it should typically slant left as seen from the right side ( k2tog tbl, not k2tog).These slants pull the fabric away from the yarn-over, opening up the hole. Pairing a yarn-over with a decrease keeps the stitch count constant.Many beautiful patterns separate the yarn-over and decrease stitches, k2tog, k5, yo.Separating the yarn-over from its decrease "tilts" all the intervening stitches towards the decrease.The tilt may form part of the design, e.g., mimicking the veins in a leaf. There are few constraints on positioning the holes, so practically any picture or pattern can be outlined with holes.

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How to Knit the Oblique Rib Stitch music in video is from demo 2008 by (Latchxe9 Swing) / CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the oblique rib stitch. This simple rib pattern creates a diagonal broken rib and is great for large pieces of fabric like afghans and pillows, or scarves. Skill: Easy Cast On: Multiples of 4 For this pattern you will need to know the following techniques:

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