Lateral Braid

This demonstration is intended for those knitting my ‘Flutterbye Cardigan’ pattern which is why the first 3 (i-cord) stitches are not braided. If using this video for a general tutorial, ignore the k3 and start with the CO stitch!


Flutterbye cardigan blue cotton short sleeve version flatlay photo The cardigan has an i-cord neckline, integrated icord button bands and a frilled peplum bottom, separated from the main body by a lateral (vikkel/estonian) braid

Flutterbye Cardigan a pattern which uses this technique

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