Lacy Rib Stitch

Lacy Rib Knitting Stitch Pattern

About this Stitch Pattern

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the lacy rib stitch. This stitch creates a delicate pattern with lots of texture. The lacy rib stitch would be great for shrugs, scarves, and shawls!

[VIDEO] Stitch Pattern Tutorial

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Techniques Used In This Stitch Pattern

Knit Stitch

Purl Stitch

Knit 2 Together

Yarn Over

Pass Slip Stitch Over

Yarn Forward and Round Needle

Stitch Pattern Details

Skill Level


Row Count


Stitch Repeat

Multiple of 3+1

Stitch Pattern Instructions

  • Row 1 (Right Side): k1, *k2tog, yfrn, p1; rep from * to last 3 sts, k2tog, yo, k1.
  • Row 2: p3, *k1, p2; rep from * to last 4 sts, k1, p3.
  • Row 3: k1, yo, sl 1, k1, psso, *p1, sl 1, yon, k1, psso; rep from * to last st, k1.
  • Row 4: p3, *k1, p2; rep from * to last 4 sts, k1, p3.

Repeat rows 1-4 until you have reached your desired length.

Stitch Pattern Swatch Photos

Stitch Pattern Characteristics


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