The Slanting Open-Work Stitch is a basic lace stitch pattern that uses a combination of yarn overs and k2tog to create a diagonal mesh. It’s great for large pieces of fabric that can be used for blankets, pillows, or even bags. It’s also a good stitch for beginning knitters.
Cast On: Multiples of 2
- Row 1 (RS): *K2tog, yo; rep from * to last end.
- Row 2: Purl all sts.
Repeat rows 1 – 2 until you have reached your desired length.