Molekine Diary Cover

Materials: Regia 4-fädig sock yarn, 1x 50g ball

Tension: 29sts x 38rows over 10cm in st-st

Suggested needles: 3.25mm, or as needed to meet tension

cable needle

Abbreviations: st-st – stocking stitch (k 1 row, p 1 row)

k2tog – knit 2 together

k2tog tbl – knit 2 together through the back of the loop

yo – yarn over

Lace Chart:

y knit 2 together
x knit 2 together through the back of the loop
O yarn over
W slip one stitch, knit 2 together, pass the slipped stitch over
. knit
. x O . . . . . . . . . . . O W O . . . . . .
. . x O . . . . . . . . . O y . x O . . . . .
. x O x O . . . . . . . O y O W O x O . . . .
. . x O x O . . . . . O y O y . x O x O . . .
. . x . O x O . . . O y O . y . x . O x O . .
. . x . . O x O . O y O . . y . x . . O x O .
. . x . . . O . . . O . . . y . x . . . O . .
. . x . . . . O . O . . . . y . x . . . . O .
. . . . . O W O . . . . . . . . . . . O x . 15
. . . . O y . x O . . . . . . . . . O y . . 13
. . . O y O W O x O . . . . . . . O y O x . 11
. . O y O y . x O x O . . . . . O y O y . . 9
. O y O . y . x . O x O . . . O y O . y . . 7
O y O . . y . x . . O x O . O y O . . y . . 5
. O . . . y . x . . . O . . . O . . . y . . 3
O . . . . y . x . . . . O . O . . . . y . . 1

Knit:

Cast on 45sts

Foundation: p2 rows

Follow lace stitch chart above for the next 15rows, p all sts on w/s rows

NB: to keep the edge neat and tight you can slip the first of each row from the left to the right needle without knitting.

Work in st-st to a length of 19cm from longest point

Next row: k 10sts, k2tog, yo twice, k2tog tbl, k 17sts, k2tog, yo twice, k2tog tbl, k 10sts

Continue in st-st to a length of 25cm from longest point

Work 8 rows in 1×1 rib

Cast off rib-wise

Making up:

Fold rib back onto the main knit, wrong sides together, stitch the edges down. Press flat.

Slide the back cover into the envelope formed by the rib and wrap around.

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