Double Lattice Block – October Block – from JM Ellis of handiworks

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Double Lattice

Double Lattice

Materials:  90 – 95 yds Tracks – Koi;  Size US3 (3.25mm) needles

Gauge:  26 sts / 36 rows = 4 inches

Abbreviations:  K – knit on RS, purl on WR.  K2tog – knit two together.  LT – left twist – slip the two sts to be twisted, one at a time, to the right hand needle as if to knit. Then slip the sts back onto left hand needle without untwisting them by inserting the left hand needle into both stitches from left to right. Skip the first stitch, knit the second through the back loop, without removing it, knit the first stitch through the back loop, remove them together to the right hand needle.  P – purl on RS, knit on WS.  Rep – repeat.  RS – right side.  RT – right twist – knit the second stitch on left hand needle, do not remove it, knit the first stitch, then remove these two stitches together to the right hand needle.  SSK – slip, slip knit.  WS – wrong side.

Pattern

Cast on 56.

Row 1 and all odd numbered rows: (WS) P

Row 2: K2, *LT, [RT] twice; rep from * across, ending with LT, RT, k2.

Row 4: K3, LT, *RT, [LT] twice; rep from * across, ending with k3.

Row 6: K2, [LT] twice, *k2, (LT) twice; rep from * across, ending with k2.

Row 8: K3, *[LT] twice, RT; rep from * across, ending with LT, k3.

Row 10: K2, RT, *LT, [RT] twice; rep from * across, ending with LT, k2.

Row 12: K3, LT, *[RT] twice, k2; rep from * across, ending with k3.

Rep rows 1-12 until piece measures 8 inches, bind off loosely

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