The Ostrich Plume Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #83

Stitch Description

The Ostrich Plume Stitch is a lace panel which creates the appearance of a column of stacked feathers. It’s perfect for blankets or as an accent on a sweater.

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Knit Stitch
Purl Stitch
Knit Four Stitches Together
Yarn Over

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 4

  Pattern Repeat 
Panel of 13 stitches

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Panel of 13 stitches

  • Row 1: Knit all stitches
  • Row 2: Purl all stitches
  • Row 3: K4tog, (yo, k1) 5x, yo, k4tog
  • Row 4: Purl all stitches
  • Repeat rows 1 – 4 until you have reached your desired length.

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