Large doily
© Anders Andersen

ALITA

This is a translation of a lace knitting pattern in Danish found at http://www.kunststrik.dk/alita.htm

ABBREVIATIONS:

K = knit
K1BL = knit 1 through back of stitch
K2TOG = knit 2 together
SKP = slip 1, knit 1, pass slipped stitches over
SK2P = slip 1, knit 2 together, pass slipped stitch over
YO = yarn over
<- = undo indicated no. of stitches on right hand needle and place onto left hand needle before starting new round
->= knit as many stitches as indicated onto last needle of previous round before starting new round
()x = knit text in brackets as many times as indicated after the "x"

*-* = repeat enclosed instructions till end of round.

All double yarn overs are K1, P1 on the following plain row.

All rows not indicated are knit plain.

Cast on 6 stitches and join to form a circle.

Row 1: * YO, K1 *

Row 3: * YO twice, K2 *

Row 5: -> 1 stitch, * YO twice, K4 *

Row 7: -> 1 stitch, * YO twice, K6 *

Row 9: -> 1 stitch, * YO twice, K8 *

Row 11: -> 1 stitch, * YO twice, K10 *

Row 13: -> 1 stitch, * YO twice, K4, K2TOG, YO twice, SKP, K4 *

Row 15: -> 1 stitch, * YO twice, K14 *

Row 17: -> 1 stitch, * YO twice, K3, K2TOG, YO twice, SKP, K2, K2TOG, YO twice, SKP, K3 *

Row 19: -> 1 stitch, * YO, SKP, K14, K2TOG *

Row 21: * YO, K1, YO, SKP, K4, K2TOG, YO twice, SKP, K4, K2TOG *

Row 23: * YO, K3, YO, SKP, K10, K2TOG *

Row 25: * YO, K1, YO, K3, YO, K1, YO, SKP, K8, K2TOG *

Row 27: * (YO, K2TOG) twice, YO, K1, (YO, SKP)x3, K6, K2TOG *

Row 29: * (YO, K2TOG)x2, YO, K3, (YO, SKP)x3, K4, K2TOG

Row 31: (YO, K2TOG)x2, YO, K5, (YO, SKP)x3, K2, K2TOG

Row 33: (YO, K2TOG)x2, YO, K7, (YO, SKP)x3, K2TOG

Row 35: (YO, K2TOG)x2, YO, K9, (YO, SKP)x3

Row 37: (YO, K2TOG)x2, YO, K5, YO TWICE, SKP, K4, (YO, SKP)x2, YO, K1BL

Row 39: (YO, K2TOG)x2, YO, K14, (YO, SKP)x2, YO, K1BL

Row 41: (YO, K2TOG)x2, YO, K3, K2TOG, YO twice, SKP, K2, K2TOG, YO TWICE, SKP, K3, (YO, SKP)x2, YO, K1BL *

Row 43: -> 1 stitch, * (YO, SKP)x3, K12, (K2TOG, YO)x3, K3 *

Row 45: -> 1 stitch, * (YO, SKP)x3, K3, K2TOG, YO twice, SKP, K3, (K2TOG, YO)x3, K5 *

Row 47: -> 1 stitch, * (YO, SKP)x3, K8, (K2TOG, YO)x3, K7 *

Row 49: -> 1 stitch, * (YO, SKP)x3, K6, (K2TOG, YO)x3, K4, YO, K1BL, YO, K4 *

Row 51: -> 1 stitch, * (YO, SKP)x3, K4, (K2TOG, YO)x3, K6, YO, K1BL, YO, K6 *

Row 53: -> 1 stitch, * (YO, SKP)x3, K2, (K2TOG, YO)x3, K8, YO, K1BL, YO, K8 *

Row 55: -> 1 stitch, * (YO, SKP)x3, (K2TOG, YO)x3, K10, YO, K1BL, YO, K10 *

Row 57: -> 1 stitch, * (YO, SKP)x3, (YO, K2TOG)x2, YO, K12, YO, K1BL, YO, K12 *

Row 59: -> 1 stitch, * (YO, SKP)x2, YO, SK2P, YO, K2TOG, YO, K14, YO, K1BL, YO, K14 *

Row 61: -> 1 stitch, * YO, SKP, YO, SK2P, YO, K2TOG, YO, K16, YO, K1BL, YO, K16 *

Row 63: -> 1 stitch, * YO, SKP, YO, SK2P, YO, K37 *

Row 65: -> 1 stitch, * YO, SK2P, YO, K39 *

Row 67: -> 1 stitch, * YO, K1, YO, K41 *

Row 69: -> 12 stitches, * YO, SKP, K20 *

Row 71: * YO, K1, YO, SKP, K17, K2TOG *

Row 73: * YO, K3, YO, SKP, K15, K2TOG *

Row 75: * YO, K5, YO, SKP, K13, K2TOG *

Row 77: * YO, K1, YO, SKP,K1, K2TOG, YO, K1, YO, SKP, K11, K2TOG *

Row 79: * YO, K3, YO, SK2P, YO, K3, YO, SKP, K9, K2TOG *

Row 81: * YO, K5, YO, K1, YO, K5, YO, SKP, K7, K2TOG *

Row 83: * YO, K1, YO, SKP, K1, K2TOG, YO, SK2P, YO, SKP, K1, K2TOG, YO, K1, YO, SKP, K5, K2TOG *

Row 85: * (YO, K3, YO, SK2P)x2, YO, K3, YO, SKP, K3, K2TOG *

Row 87: * (YO, K5, YO, K1)x2, YO, K5, YO, SKP, K1, K2TOG *

Row 89: * YO, K1, YO, SKP, K1, (K2TOG, YO, SK2P, YO, SKP, K1)x2, K2TOG, YO, K1, YO, SK2P *

Row 91: *( YO, K3, YO, SK2P)x3, YO, K3, YO, K1 *

Row 93: * YO, K5, YO, K1 *

Row 95: <- 2 stitches, * YO, K3, YO, SKP,K1,K2TOG, YO, SK2P, YO, SKP, K1, K2TOG *

Row 97: * YO, K5, YO, SK2P, YO, K3, YO, SK2P *

Row 99: * YO, K7, YO, K1, YO, K5, YO, K1 *

Row 101: * YO, K4, YO twice, SKP, K3, (YO, SKP)x2, K1, K2TOG, YO,K2TOG *

Row 103: * YO, K5, YO, K2, YO, K5,YO, SKP,YO, SK2P, YO, K2TOG *

Row 105: * YO, K6, YO, K2TOG, YO twice, SKP, YO, K6, YO, SKP, K1, K2TOG *

Row 107: * YO, K7, YO, K2TOG, YO, K2, YO, SKP, YO, K7, YO, SK2P *

Row 109: * YO, K8, (YO, K2TOG)x2, YO twice, (SKP, YO)x2, K7, K2TOG *

Row 111: -> 9 stitches, * (YO, K2TOG)x2, YO, K2, (YO, SKP)x2, YO, K17 *

Row 113: * (YO, K2TOG)x3, YO twice, (SKP, YO)x3, K7, SK2P, K7 *

Row 115: * (YO, K2TOG)x3, YO, K2,( YO, SKP)x3, YO, K6, SK2P, K6 *

Row 117: * (YO, K2TOG)x3, YO, K4, (YO, SKP)x3, YO, K5, SK2P, K5 *

Row 119: * (YO, K2TOG)x3, YO, K6, (YO, SKP)x3, YO, K4, SK2P, K4 *

Row 121: * (YO, K2TOG)x3, YO, K8, (YO, SKP)x3, YO, K3, SK2P, K3 *

Row 123: * (YO, K2TOG)x3, YO, K10, (YO, SKP)x3, YO, K2, SK2P, K2 *

Row 125: * (YO, K2TOG)x3, YO, K4, K2TOG, YO 8 times, SKP, K4, (YO, SKP)x3, YO, K1, SK2P, K1 *

Row 126: K. Knit the YO's through the back loops.

Row 127: * (YO, K2TOG)x3, YO, K20, (YO, SKP)x3, YO, SK2P *

Row 129: ->2 stitches, * (YO, K2TOG)x2, YO, K22, (YO, SKP)x3, K1, K2TOG *

Row 130: K

Finish by crocheting the stitches off, 2 at a time, with a double crochet (US single crochet), putting 5 chain between between each double (US single) crochet.

Do another 2 rows of crochet: slip stitch till middle of first bow, * 1 dc (US sc) in loop, 5 chain *, repeat till end of round.

The Danish website states that the original pattern is in the public domain. Except for posting on a website this translation may be distributed in any non-commercial way you like, as long as a reference to Yarn Over is included.

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