Designing hasn’t been going according to plan of late, it’s been like the proverbial game of Snakes & Ladders. During a recent bout of knoodling*, I knitted this pattern, just a scrap really, but I thought I’d share 🙂
Snakes & Ladders
k – knit
p – purl
st/sts – stitch/stitches
yo – yarn over
cn – cable needle
sl – slip
psso – pass slipped stitch over
skpo – sl 1 st, k1, pass sl st over
p2togtbl – purl 2 sts together through back of loop
C4B – slip 2 sts to cable needle, hold at back, knit 2 sts from left needle, knit the 2 sts on cable needle
C4F – slip 2 sts to cable needle, hold at front, knit 2 sts from left needle, knit the 2 sts on cable needle
Cast on 20 sts.
Row 1: K5, yo, skpo, k5, yo, skpo, k6.
Row 2: P5, yo, p2togtbl, p5, yo, p2togtbl, p6.
Row 3: K5, yo, skpo, k1, C4B, yo, skpo, k6.
Row 4: As Row 2.
Row 5: As Row 1.
Row 6: As Row 2.
Row 7: K5, yo, skpo, k1, C4F, yo, skpo, k6.
Row 8: As Row 2.
These 8 rows form the pattern.
© Shana Rae 2016
*knoodling – random knitting accompanied by random doodling on graph paper