Lacy Openwork Stitch

Stitch Description

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

Video Tutorial


Knit Stitch

Purl Stitch

Knit 2 Together

Yarn Over

Purl 2 Together

Purl 3 Together

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiple of 4 + 1

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiple of 4 sts + 1.

  • Row 1: k1, *yo, p3tog, yo, k1; rep from * to end.
  • Row 2: p2tog, yo, k1, yo, *p3tog, yo, k1, yo; rep from * to last 2 sts, p2tog.

Repeat rows 1 and 2 until you reach your desired length.

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