How to Knit the Garter Stitch Lace Ladders Stitch

Stitch Description

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the garter stitch lace ladders stitch. This stitch creates a delicate lace pattern. The garter stitch lace ladder stitch would be great for shrugs, shawls, and scarves!

Video Tutorial


Materials Used

Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
yo
Yarn Over
k2tog
Knit 2 Together

SSK
Slip Slip Knit – Slip the next 2 stitches, one at a time as if to knit, to the working needle. Insert the main needle into the fronts of these two stitches and knit them together.

Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 4

Stitch Characteristics

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Pattern Instructions

Cast On:Multiple of 4.

  • Row 1 (Right Side): *k2tog, (yo) twice, ssk; rep from *.
  • Row 2: *k1, (k1, p1) into double yo, k1; rep from *.

Repeat rows 1 and 2 until you have reached your desired length.

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