Swatches
Dew Drop Lace

Dew Drop Lace

Lace
  • Hourglass texture
  • Creates visual interest
  • Easy to memorize

This sweet, simple lace pattern mimics dew drops in an hourglass pattern. Perfect for sweaters and accessories.

  • Hourglass texture
  • Creates visual interest
  • Easy to memorize
Bellish dew drop lace raglan sweater illustration
Bellish dew drop lace raglan sweater illustration
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This swatch has been knit with
Whidbey yarn by Makers Mercantile
Whidbey yarn by Makers Mercantile

Swatch Pattern

Cast on 32 st using your favorite cast-on method.

Knit four rows (garter stitch edge).

Row 1 (RS): [K2tog, yo (twice), ssk] rep bet brackets to end

Row 2 (WS): [P1, k1-p1 into the double yo from the previous round, p1] rep bet brackets to end of row

Row 3 (RS): K

Row 4 (WS): P

Row 5 (RS): [Yo, ssk, k2tog, yo] rep between brackets to end

Row 6 (WS): P1, [p2, k1-p1 into the double yo from the previous row] rep bet brackets to last st, p1

Row 7 (RS): K

Row 8 (WS): P

Rep rows 1 – 8 until until swatch measures 4.5 in/11.25 cm.

Knit four rows.

Bind off on next row in knit.

Wet block your swatch and pin flat until dry.


Abbreviations

k – Knit

k1-p1 – Knit and then purl into the same stitch (inc 1)

k2tog – Knit two stitches together (dec 1)

p – Purl

RS - Right Side

ssk – Slip, slip, knit (dec 1)

st - Stitch/stitches

WS - Wrong Side

yo – yarn over (increase 1)


*In this lace pattern the yo is worked twice by wrapping the yarn twice around the needle, creating a larger loop