Knit with Aabhar – Raised Diamonds Stitch
Raised Diamonds Stitch is an elegant and simple knitting pattern with looped yarn creating diamond-shaped motifs all over the knitted fabric. The pattern repeats every 10 rows, and 7 of those are basic knits and purls, making it a beginner-friendly knitting stitch that can work up quickly.
It is a textured, non-reversible knitting pattern that will work well with projects such as pullovers or large fabric projects like afghans.
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(Multiple of 4) + 2 edge stitches
This free knit pattern is written in US terms. You can also check out other standard knit abbreviations.
|p2tog||Purl 2 stitches together|
|wyif||With yarn in front|
lifted-p2tog: Pick up the horizontal strand from 2 rows below using the right needle & transfer to the left needle. Purl this strand and the next stitch together.
CO a (Multiple of 4 sts) + 2 edge sts. For example, you can cast on (4 x 3) + 2 = 14 stitches to knit a sample swatch.
|Row 1 (RS):||edge st, * p3, sl 1 wyif; rep from * to last st, edge st.|
|Row 5:||edge st, * p1, sl 1 wyif, p1, lifted-p2tog; rep from * to last st, edge st.|
|Row 9:||edge st, * p1, lifted-p2tog, p1, sl 1 wyif; rep from * to last st, edge st.|
Repeat these free knitting pattern instructions (10 rows) until you have reached the desired length for your work.
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Check out other easy-to-learn, beginner-friendly ‘Textured‘ knitting patterns:
- Textured Basketweave Stitch Pattern
- Fluted Slipstitch Pattern
- Pillared Knot Stitch Pattern
- Raised Paving Stitch Pattern
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