Emily Explains: Beginning a Project with an I-cord

I love simple edges to garments and am always curious about ribbing or garter stitch alternatives. In the Spring/Summer ’15 collection, we designed Lobelias, Mojave Aster and North Shore to begin with an i-cord for a perfectly simple aesthetic.

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Lobelias
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Mojave Aster
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North Shore

Want some help getting started?

First, cast on the required number of stitches and knit an i-cord:

Then, pick up and knit the required number of stitches along the side edge of your I-cord.

The hardest part is choosing which project to knit!

Happy Making,

Emily

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