The Simple Lace Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #116

Stitch Description

The Simple Lace Stitch is an incredibly easy lace rib pattern that is great for beginners. It creates a vertical mesh that is fantastic for market bags and airy scarves.

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Knit Stitch
Purl Stitch
Knit Two Together
Yarn Over

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 4 + 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 4 + 2

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

Swatch Photos

Example of the Simple Lace Stitch Right Side

Example of the Simple Lace Stitch Wrong Side

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