The Bell Lace Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #45

Stitch Description

The Bell Lace Stitch is a beautiful lace pattern. It’s a stitch that would work well on large pieces of fabric, like afghans and pillows.

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Materials Used

Vanna’s Choice

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Addi Natura Bamboo Double Pointed Needles

These eco-friendly Addi Natura double point needles are created from strong bamboo stock and have a natural touch. Yarns slide easily over the smooth finish. The approximate US size and exact metric size are stamped on the needle. Perfect for knitting in the round to create that warm winter hat or pair of socks! They carry a lifetime warranty from manufacturer’s defect. A great bamboo needle for effortless knitting!

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Knit Stitch
Purl Stitch
Yarn Over
Knit Two Together
Slip Stitch
Pass Slip Stitch Over

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 12

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 8 + 3

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 8 + 3

  • Row 1: K1, p1, k1, *p1, yo, sl 1, k2tog, psso, yo, [p1, k1] twice; rep from * to end.
  • Row 2: P1, k1, p1, *k1, p3, [k1, p1] twice; rep from * to end.
  • Row 3: Repeat row 1.
  • Row 4: Repeat row 2.
  • Row 5: Repeat row 1.
  • Row 6: Repeat row 2.
  • Row 7: K1,k2tog, *yo, [p1, k1] twice, p1, yo, sl 1, k2tog, psso;
    rep from * to last 8 sts, yo, [p1, k1] twice, p1, yo, sl 1, k1, psso, k1.
  • Row 8: P3, *[k1, p1] twice, k1, p3; rep from * to end.
  • Row 9: Repeat row 7.
  • Row 10: Repeat row 8.
  • Row 11: Repeat row 1.
  • Row 12: Repeat row 8.
  • Repeat rows 1-12 until you have reached your desired length.

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