The Purse Lace Stitch

Stitch Description

The Purse Lace Stitch is a simple lace pattern with strong vertical lines. Using a unique combination of purl stitches, yarn overs, and decreases, this dense fabric is created. It’s a quick and easy lace stitch perfect to practice with. The purse lace stitch great for large pieces of fabric like afghans and pillows, or scarves.

Video Tutorial



Yarn Over

Purl Two Together

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 1

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 2

  • Row 1: P1,* yo, p2tog; rep from * to last st, p1.

Repeat this row until you have reached your desired length.

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