...to the Machine Knitting 101 blog. Over the next few months, I'm going to post pictures of various MK techniques, so this will become an online reference guide for how things look!

There will be pictures of various cast-ons, cast-offs, cables etc. It should be an interesting resource!

Sunday, 14 March 2010

Hems: scalloped hem

scalloped hem

  1. Cast on with waste yarn and knit a few rows
  2. Knit 1 row ravel cord
  3. Knit 1 row main yarn
  4. Select alternate (eg odd) needles to D position, set carriage to slip/part both ways, knit 1 row
  5. Select alternate (eg even) needles to D position, knit 1 row
  6. Repeat 4 and 5
  7. Cancel slip/part, set carriage to hold. 
  8. Select the 5th and every following 8th needle to hold
  9. Knit 6 rows
  10. Cancel hold 
  11. Knit 5 rows
  12. Pick up cast on row and hang it onto needles, knit 1 row

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