Victorian Boot Button Loops

How to Knit the Victorian Boot Button Loop

About This Stitch Pattern

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the Victorian boot button loops. This button band adds a delicate finish to any project.

[Video] Stitch Pattern Tutorial

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Techniques Used in this Stitch

Stitch Pattern Details

Skill Level


Row Repeat

Stitch Repeat

Multiples of 11 + 2

Stitch Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 11 + 2

  • Row 1: (Right side) Purl
  • Row 2: K2, *k1, slip this st to left hand needle, lift the next 8 sts on left hand needle over this st and off needle, yo twice, knit the first st again, k2; rep from * to end
  • Row 3: K1, * p2tog, drop loop of 2 sts made in previous row and [k1, k1 tbl] twice in to it, p1; rep from * to last st, k1
  • Row 4: Knit – Work in Stockinette until button band reaches desired width

Stitch Pattern Swatch Photos

Example of the Victorian Boot Button Loop
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