Learn the Lazy Daisy Knitting Stitch
The Lazy Daisy Knitting Stitch makes a very attractive
all-over relief pattern worked against a stocking stitch background.
It is knitted over an 8 row repeat.
Cast on a multiple of 10 sts. + 14 sts.
Foundation rows 1-4 work 4 rows st.st.
Row 1,K to end
Row 2 P to end
Row 3 K3, * make daisy, ( insert point of right-hand needle into st. 4 rows below 2nd. st on left-hand needle and draw loop through, leave loop on right-hand needle,K2, make a 2nd. loop into same st.K2,make 3rd. loop into same st.) K6, rep. from* to last st. K1.
Row 4,P7,*[P2 tog, p1] twice,P2 tog, P5 rep.from * to last 10 sts.[P2tog,p1]twice P2 tog,P2.
Rows 5 and 6 As rows 1 and 2.
Row 7,* make a daisy, K6, rep. from * to last 6 sts.make daisy, K2.
Row 8,P2,*[P2tog,P1] twice,P2tog,P5 rep. from * to last 7 sts. P7.