The Chain of Hearts Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #156

Stitch Description

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the chain of hearts stitch. This lace panel creates a vertical chain of interlocking hearts. It’s perfect for a detail on a sweater sleeve, blanket, or shawl.

Video Tutorial


Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
yo
Yarn Over
sl st
Slip Stitch
psso
Pass Slipped Stitch Over
k2tog
Knit 2 Together

Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Beginner

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 4

  Pattern Repeat 
This lace panel is worked over 5 stitches on a reverse stockinette background.

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

This lace panel is worked over 5 stitches on a reverse stockinette background.

  • Row 1: K2, yo, k1, sl 1k, k1, psso
  • Row 2: P5
  • Row 3: K2tog, k1, yo, k2
  • Row 4: rep row 2
  • Repeat Rows 1-4 until you have reached your desired length.

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