The Eyelet Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #153

Stitch Description

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the eyelet stitch. This is the most basic of lace stitches. It creates a small hole that is perfect as a simple mesh fabric, or lace detail in a larger project.

Video Tutorial


Abbreviations

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


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 4

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 3 + 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 3 + 2

  • Row 1: (RS): Knit
  • Row 2: Purl
  • Row 3: K2, *yo, k2tog, k1; rep from * to end
  • Row 4: Purl
  • Repeat these 4 rows until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Eyelet Stitch Right Side

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