The Perforated Lace Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #87

Stitch Description

When it comes to knitting lace, it doesn’t get much more basic than Perforated Lace Stitch. Using simple yarn overs and decreases, this pattern creates a fabric covered in little staggered holes.

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Abbreviations

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


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Intermediate

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 4

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 5 + 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 5 + 2

  • Row 1: *K1, yo, k2tog; rep from * to last st, k1.
  • Row 2: P1, *p1, k1, p1; rep from * to end.
  • Row 3: *K1, k2tog, yo; rep from * to last st, k1.
  • Row 4: P1, *k1, p2; rep from * to end.
  • Repeat rows 1 – 4 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Perforated Lace Stitch right side

Example of the Perforated Lace Stitch wrong side

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