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Entrelac basics CO a multiple of 8 stitches – 24 (32, 40, 48, 56, etc) Base Triangles: Row 1: (RS): K1, turn Row 2: Purl all stitches Row 3: Slip

first stitch, K1, turn Row 4: Purl all stitches Row 5: Sl 1, K2, turn Row 6: Purl all stitches Row7: Sl 1, K3 turn Row 8: Purl all stitches Row 9: Sl1, K4, turn Row 10: Purl all stitches Row 11: Sl 1, K5, turn Row 12: Purl all stitches Row 13: Sl 1, K6, turn Row 14: Purl all stitches Row 15: Sl 1, K 7. Do not turn Repeat until you have 3 (4, 5, 6, 7, etc) triangles and all stitches have been worked.

Odd Row Tiers: (comprised of Left Triangle, Rectangles, Right Triangle)
Left Triangle: Row 1: Wrong side. K1, turn Row 2: K1 front and back (K1fb), turn Row 3: K1, p2tog, turn Row 4: Knit 1, make 1 (m1), k1, turn Row 5: K1, p1, p2tog, turn Row 6: Knit to last stitch, m1, k1, turn Row 7: K1, p2, p2tog, turn Row 8: Knit to last stitch, m1, k1, turn Row 9: K1, p3, p2tog, turn Row 10: Knit to last stitch, m1, k1, turn Row 11: K1, p4, p2tog, turn Row 12: Knit to last stitch, m1, k1, turn Row 13: K1, p5, p2tog, turn Row 14: Knit to last stitch, m1, k1, turn Row 15: K1, p6, p2tog. Do not turn Rectangles: Row 1: With WS facing, pick up and purl 8 stitches. Slip last purl back to left needle and p2tog. Turn Row 2: K8, turn Row 3: Sl1, p6, p2tog, turn Row 4 – 15: Repeat rows 2 & 3 six more times. Do not turn after row 15

Right Triangle: Row 1: With WS facing, pick up and purl 8 stitches, turn Row 2: Knit all stitches Row 3: Sl1, p5, p2tog, turn Row 4: Row 5: Sl1, p4, p2tog, turn Row 6: Row 7: Sl1, p3, p2tog, turn Row 8: Row 9: Sl1, p2, p2tog, turn Row 10: Row 11: Sl1, p1, p2tog, turn Row 12: Row 13: Sl1, p2tog, turn Row 14: Row 15: P2tog. Remaining stitch counts as the first stitch for the first rectangle in next tier

Even Row Tiers (All rectangles)
Rectangle: Row 1: With Right Side (RS) facing, pick up and knit 8 stitches. Slip last stitch knit back to left needle and ssk. Row 2: P8, turn Row 3: Sl1, k6, ssk, turn Row 4 – 15: Repeat rows 2 & 3 six more times. At end of row 15 do not turn

Repeat Odd and Even Tiers until 2 to 3 inches short of desired length. Work Odd Tier one more time then work final tier.
Final Tier Triangles: Row 1: With RS facing, pick up and knit 8 stitches. Slip last stitch worked back to left needle and ssk Row 2: Purl all stitches Row3: K2tog, k5, ssk, turn Row 4: Purl all stitches Row 5: K2tog, k4, ssk, turn Row 6: Purl all stitches Row 7: K2tog, k3, ssk, turn Row 8: Purl all stitches Row 9: K2tog, k2, ssk, turn Row 10: Purl all stitches Row 11: K2tog, k1, ssk, turn Row 12: Purl all stitches Row 13: K2tog, ssk, turn Row 14: Purl all stitches Row 15: K2tog, do not turn