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We give instructions for working this buttonhole in stockinette fabric, but it also sits discreetly in the purl troughs of ribbing and is all but invisible in garter stitch, which is more than can be said for a lot of knitted slitlike buttonholes. You work this eyelet buttonhole over 1 stitch, and it takes 3 rows to complete. You may want to review how to make the different kinds of yarn overs in Chapter 6 before you get started.
Always pair a decrease with the yarn over when you work an eyelet buttonhole.
To work the buttonhole in stockinette stitch, follow these steps:
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