Day 7: How to Knit the Diamond Flower Border {For the Loom}

Today’s stitch is special because it’s the first color work stitch we’ve done in our series. This stitch is a border stitch, but you could also repeat the stitch and get a gorgeous flower pattern.

How to Knit the Diamond Flower Border Stitch For the Loom | Vintage Storehouse & Co.

HOW TO KNIT THE DIAMOND FLOWER BORDER {FOR THE LOOM}

MATERIALS USED IN THIS VIDEO:

Knitting Loom: Regular Gauge Kiss Loom {with 1 spacer in between the pins & the pegs} – We are working with just one side of the regular gauge modular loom.

Knitting Tools: We are using the knitting tool that comes with the kiss looms, but the tool that comes with your loom usually works best!

Ball of Yarn: We are using Tosh Chunky 100% Merino Wool by Madeline Tosh in the color “Whiskers” &  Berroco Vintage Chunky in the color “Mochi”

WRITTEN INSTRUCTIONS & CHART:

How to Knit the Diamond Flower Border Stitch For the Loom | Vintage Storehouse & Co.

  • Cast On: In Multiples of 12
  • Row 1: Knit 6 in Color 1, Knit 1 in Color 2, Knit 5 (C1)
  • Row 2: K4 (C1), K3 (C2), K5 (C1)
  • Row 3: K1 (C2), K3 (C1), K1 (C2), K1 (C1), K1 (C2), K1 (C1), K1 (C2), K3 (C1)
  • Row 4: K1 (C2), K1 (C1), K1 (C2), K2, (C1), K1 (C2), K2 (C1), K1 (C2), K1 (C1), K1 (C2), K1 (C1),
  • Row 5: K1 (C2), K1 (C1), K1 (C2), K2, (C1), K3 (C2), K2 (C1), K1 (C2), K1 (C1)
  • Row 6: K3 (C1), K5 (C2), K4 (C1)
  • Row 7: K1 (C1), K1 (C2), K2, (C1), K3 (C2), K1 (C1), K3 (C2), K2 (C1)
  • Row 8: K1 (C2), K2 (C1), K5 (C2), K2 (C1), K1 (C2), K1 (C1)
  • Row 9: K2 (C1), K1 (C2), K2 (C1), K3 (C2), K2 (C1), K1 (C2), K1 (C1)
  • Row 10: K2 (C1), K1 (C2), K2 (C1), K1 (C2), K2 (C1), K1 (C2),
  • Row 11: K2 (C2), K2 (C1), K1 (C2), K3 (C1), K1 (C2), K2 (C1), K1 (C2)
  • Row 12: K2 (C2), K2 (C1), K1 (C2), K1 (C1), K1 (C2), K2 (C1), K3 (C2)
  • Row 13: K1 (C1), K3 (C2), K2 (C1), K1 (C2), K2 (C1), K3 (C2)
  • Row 14: K2 (C2), K7 (C1), K3 (C2)
  • Row 15: K2 (C2), K2 (C1), K1 (C2), K1 (C1), K1 (C2), K1 (C1), K1 (C2), K2 (C1), K1 (C2)
  • Row 16: K2 (C1), K1 (C2), K1 (C1), K1 (C2), K1 (C1), K1 (C2), K1 (C1), K1 (C2), K2 (C1), K1 (C2)
  • Row 17: K2 (C1), K1 (C2), K3 (C1), K1 (C2), K3 (C1), K1 (C2), K1 (C1)
  • Row 18: K1 (C2) K9 (C1), K1 (C2), K1 (C1)

Repeat Rows 1-18 until you’ve reached your desired length.

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