what do you call this type of patter? any clues ?

Sara Katsan's picture

Hi guys,

Its been a long time since I knit! and I need to do this project to make some sleeves for a costume. This, or something similar is what I want, but I am feeling dumb that I can't figure it out. Any one know what this, or some similar patter, is?

Any help is appreciated.

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gardenguy42's picture

This looks similar to the

This looks similar to the "Faggot Diamond Pattern" in Mary Thomas's Book of Knitting Patterns, pp. 142 - 144. It is eyelet pattern with an eleven row repeat of a multiple of 8 stitches plus 3 with slip 1, knit one, paso and k2tog decreases combined with yarn overs.

I knit a small sample for you on larger needles so you can see it up close but I'm not sure how to attach a photo to a comment so I will write a blog post and attach it there for you. It looks really close to the pattern of your sock to me.

Hope this is helpful!