Finnish Turning Stitch, plaited edge, Parikkala style

Parikkala (Finland)
2+2+tr, plaited edge
tr = 1 loop is 'turned', needle tip to right

Hansen's Notation
UUO Down U/O Up UOOU, connection "under X"

Video (linkki)


Finnish Turning Stitch, plaited edge, 2+2+tr, Parikkala style

There's a diagram in Kaukonen's article (1960), and the connection stitch is based on the sample in the NBA ethnology collection, label 9616:8(b).

You can read more about the Finnish Turning Stitches on page Stitch Grouping by Toini-Inkeri Kaukonen (link).


 Photo on the top - Edge loops
Photo below - Needle points where to make the connection