The Ridged Lace Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #169

Stitch Description

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the ridge lace stitch. This simple lace pattern creates a beautiful ribbed mesh that is great for shawls, blankets, and market bags.

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Video Tutorial

Materials Used

Lion Brand Jamie

Lion Brand Yarn’s Jamie, America’s Favorite Baby Yarn, is a classic that has stood the test of time. Made in the U.S.A., Jamie is durable and easy to care for: perfect for baby blankets, carriage covers, sweaters for baby – and Mom, too! Plus, it’s no dye lot, so there’s never any worry about matching colors. This modern update of the classic Jamie yarn features a sophisticated sherbet color palette and a versatile DK weight. Snuggly soft, machine washable and dryable this yarn is perfect for every baby project.

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Addi Lace Click Interchangeable Needle Set

Have all the needles you’ll ever need in one convenient carrying case! The addi Lace Click system provides 8 different sizes of addi Lace tips, five different lengths of our new, extremely pliable blue cord, and one connector piece which helps to either store stitches or combine your cords. The Click tips require no tools to change; simply insert the cord deep into the tip, twist and release. The tips will remain secure until you change them, thanks to the Click's revolutionary locking mechanism. The addi Click tips are nickel plated. Our nickel plating process is electro-static, which produces a smooth, rounded edge, where the tip and the cord "click" together.

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Knit Stitch
Purl Stitch
k2tog tbl
Knit 2 Together Through the Back Loop
Purl 2 Together
Yarn Over
Yarn Round Needle

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 2

Stitch Characteristics


Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 2

  • Row 1: (RS): K1, *yo, k2tog tbl; rep from * to last st, k1
  • Row 2: P1, *yrn, p2tog; rep from * to last st, p1
  • Repeat these 2 rows until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Ridged Lace Stitch Right SideExample of the Ridged Lace Stitch Wrong Side

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