How to Knit: The Ridged Lace Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #7

Stitch Description

The Ridged Lace Stitch is a beautiful and elegant lace pattern that creates a fabric with excellent drape. The rib pattern that it creates it a more feminine alternative to the traditional 2×2 rib.

Video Tutorial

Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
YO
Yarn Over
P2tog
Purl Two Together
K2tog tbl
Knit Two Together Through Back Loop


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Beginner

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiple 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, *yo, p2tog,* rep from * to last st, p1.
  • Repeat rows 1 – 2 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Ridged Lace Stitch Right Side

Example of the Ridged Lace Stitch Wrong Side

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