How to Knit the Purse Lace Stitch

music in video is from demo 2008 by (Latch\xe9 Swing) / CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the purse lace stitch. This simple lace pattern is great for large pieces of fabric like afghans and pillows, or scarves.

Skill: Easy

Cast On: Multiples of 2

For this pattern you will need to know the following techniques:

Purl – p

Yarn Over – yo

Purl Two Together – p2tog


Row 1: P1, *yo, p2tog; rep from * to last st, p1

Repeat rows 1 until you have reached your desired length.

After a few repeats your pattern should look like this:

Example of the Purse Lace Stitch

Example of the Purse Lace Stitch

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