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Lace

Drop stitch :: 1

Looking for an easy stitch pattern that creates openwork without complications of a lace pattern? This super-easy fully reversible stitch will do the job. Anyone who knows how to make a knit stitch can create a stylish fashion-forward scarf, wrap, tunic or blanket using this stitch pattern.

Yarn shown in this swatch:
Knitca Cotton 100% cotton yarn, color 4755 Tan

Needles:
US size 6 (4 mm) .

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Drop Stitch 1 : www.knitca.com
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Drop Stitch 1 : www.knitca.com
Instructions: 

Cast on any number of stitches. Add 2 selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Rows 1-4 : knit all stitches
Row 5: *k1 with 3 wraps*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 6: *k1&drop wraps*, repeat from * to * to end.

Repeat rows 1-6 as necessary for completing your project finishing with row 4.

All abbreviations are explained in the Key to Chart.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in the round and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Knit & Purl :: 13

This interesting stitch looks a lot like crocheted mesh, but in fact it is created by a simple knit stitch. Easy and fun, this stitch will work great on a light sweater, scarf or shawl.

Yarn shown in this swatch:
Knitca Lovely 100% bamboo, color #0186 Crimson

Needles:
5mm (US8)

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Knit Purl 13 at knitca.com
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Knit Purl 13 at knitca.com
Instructions: 

Cast on any number of stitches. Add 2 selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Row 1: [k1, place resulting stitch back on the left needle and knit it again], repeat brackets to end

Repeat row 1 as necessary for completing your project.

All abbreviations are explained in the Key to Chart.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart), and stitches in wrong side rows from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier, the number of each row is shown at the beginning of the row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side).

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Knit & Purl :: 4

An interesting eye-catching lacy pattern, not too transparent but not too heavy – perfect for a spring-summer jacket, shrug or top, it will also look great in a scarf. This pattern is not difficult to knit but follow the instructions closely.

Yarn shown in this swatch: Knitca Delight 100% superwash merino wool, color 0206 Cardinal.
Needles: US size 6 (4 mm).

Cast on a multiple of 4 stitches.

Row 1 (right side): purl all stitches.
Row 2 (wrong side): *purl 3 stitches together, make 3 stitches out of 1 stitch (make 1 knit, 1 purl and 1 knit stitches)*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 3 (right side): purl all stitches.
Row 4 (wrong side): * make 3 stitches out of 1 stitch (make 1 knit, 1 purl and 1 knit stitches), purl 3 stitches together*, repeat from * to * as necessary.

Repeat rows 1-4 till necessary for completing your project.

Don’t forget to knit first and last stitch as selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

You can also work according to the chart below.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier for you the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in circle and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Knit & Purl 4
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern - Knit & Purl 4
Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace : : 21

An amazing fully reversible stitch pattern. It has a nice texture, that looks like no other knit stitch. In fact, it doesn't look like knitting at all, and that makes it even more interesting. This stitch will look great on a scarf, cowl, blanket or even a semi-transparent sweater or cardigan.

Yarn shown in this swatch:
Knitca Woolly Warmth 100% wool yarn, color Dark Goldenrod

Needles:
5mm (US8)

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 21 at www.knitca.com
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 21 at www.knitca.com
Instructions: 

Cast on a multiple of 3 stitches. Add 2 selvage stitches.

Row 1 (right side) : selv, [yo, sl 1 wyib, k2tog tbl], repeat brackets to last stitch, selv
Row 2 (wrong side) : selv, [yo, sl 1 wyib, k2tog tbl], repeat brackets to last stitch, selv

Repeat rows 1-2 as necessary for completing your project.

All abbreviations are explained in the Key to Chart.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side rows from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side).

Chart: 
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace : : 22

Here's a stitch pattern that creates lace at its extreme. Holes are about 3 times bigger than the usual lace holes. Besides this stitch is fully reversible and looks same on both sides. This makes it perfect for beach coverups, scarves and shawls.

Yarn shown in this swatch:
Knitca Socks 75% superwash merino yarn, 25% nylon, color Pink

Needles:
4.5mm (US7)

Right side of the pattern: 
Extreme lace knitting stitch pattern at Knitca
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Extreme lace knitting stitch pattern at Knitca
Instructions: 

Cast on a multiple of 4 stitches. Add 2 selvage stitches.

Row 1: selv, [yo, p4tog], repeat brackets to last stitch, selv
Row 2: selv, [k1, (k1, p1, k1 into yo of the previous row)], repeat brackets to last stitch, selv
Row 3: selv, knit all stitches to last stitch, selv

Repeat rows 1-3 as necessary for completing your project.

All abbreviations are explained in the Key to Chart.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side rows from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side).

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace : : 23

There's something very special about this lace pattern. It's delicate and feminine but not too revealing, which makes it perfect for a summer sweater, a shawl or a baby blanket.

Yarn shown in this swatch:
Knitca Cotton 100% cotton yarn, color White

Needles:
4mm (US6)

Right side of the pattern: 
Delicate lace stitch pattern at Knitca
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Delicate lace stitch pattern at Knitca
Instructions: 



Cast on a multiple of 12 stitches. Add 2 selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Row 1 (right side): [k3, yo, SSK, k2, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, SSK], repeat brackets to end
Row 2 and every wrong side row: purl all stitches
Row 3 (right side): [k1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, SSK, k1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, SSK], repeat brackets to end
Row 5 (right side): [k2tog, yo, k3, yo, SSK, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, SSK], repeat brackets to end

Repeat rows 1-6 as necessary for completing your project.

All abbreviations are explained in the Key to Chart.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side rows from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side).

Chart: 
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace : : 24

This stitch is called "Lover's knot", and there is a good reason for such a name - little knots and yarn overs create a simple all-over lace that you immediately fall in love with. The fabric created by this stitch is fully reversible, and looks exactly the same on both sides (as you can tell from the photos below). This makes it perfect for scarves, shawls and wraps

Yarn shown in this swatch:
Knitca Cotton 100% cotton yarn, colour Lime Green

Needles:
6mm (US10)

Right side of the pattern: 
Beautiful all-over lace stitch pattern at Knitca
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Beautiful all-over lace stitch pattern at Knitca
Instructions: 



Cast on an odd number of stitches. Add 2 selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Row 1: k1 [yo, k2tog], repeat brackets to end

Repeat row 1 as necessary for completing your project.

All abbreviations are explained in the Key to Chart.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side rows from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side).

Chart: 
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 1

Nice and easy pattern for a summer cardi, sweater or blouse. Because the pattern is reversible (see photos of right and wrong sides below) it might also make a pretty shawl or scarf.

Cast on a multiple of 4 stitches and work right side rows according to the chart below. In every wrong side row work stitches as they appear. Repeat rows 1 to 4 till necessary for completing your project.

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern - Lace 1
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern - Lace 1
Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 10

This stitch pattern calls for a wide cozy wrap scarf. Almost reversible it looks good on both right and wrong sides.

Yarn shown in this swatch: Knitca Lovely 100% superwash merino yarn, color 0464 Bronze.

Needles: US size 6 (4 mm) .

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 10 : www.knitca.com
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 10 : www.knitca.com
Instructions: 

Cast on a multiple of 6 stitches. Add 2 more selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Row 1 (right side): *knit 3 sts, purl 3 sts*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 2 and every wrong side row: work sts as they present themselves.
Row 3 (right side): *knit 3 sts, purl 3 sts*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 5 (right side): *yarn over; slip 1 st, knit 2 sts tog, pass the slipped st over the decreased st (double left-slanting decrease); yarn over, knit 3 sts*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 7 (right side): *purl 3 sts, knit 3 sts*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 9 (right side): *purl 3 sts, knit 3 sts*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 11 (right side): *knit 3 sts, yarn over; slip 1 st, knit 2 sts tog, pass the slipped st over the decreased st (double left-slanting decrease); yarn over*, repeat from * to * as necessary.

Repeat rows 1-12 as necessary for completing your project.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in circle and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 11

As you see from the photos this stitch pattern creates a nice wave that will look especially good on a tunic or even a skirt.

Yarn shown in this swatch:
Knitca Lovely 100% superwash merino yarn, color 1767 Light Pink.

Needles:
US size 6 (4 mm) .

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 11
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 11
Instructions: 

Cast on a multiple of 12 stitches. Add 2 more selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Row 1 (right side): *purl 1 st, yarn over, SSK, knit 8 sts, purl 1 st*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 2 and every wrong side row: work stitches as they present themselves (all yarn overs should be purled).
Row 3 (right side): *purl 1 st, yarn over, knit 1 st, SSK, knit 7 sts, purl 1 st*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 5 (right side): *purl 1 st, yarn over, knit 2 sts, SSK, knit 6 sts, purl 1 st*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 7 (right side): *purl 1 st, yarn over, knit 3 sts, SSK, knit 5 sts, purl 1 st*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 9 (right side): *purl 1 st, yarn over, knit 4 sts, SSK, knit 4 sts, purl 1 st*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 11 (right side): *purl 1 st, yarn over, knit 5 sts, SSK, knit 3 sts, purl 1 st*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 13 (right side): *purl 1 st, yarn over, knit 6 sts, SSK, knit 2 sts, purl 1 st*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 15 (right side): *purl 1 st, yarn over, knit 7 sts, SSK, knit 1 sts, purl 1 st*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 17 (right side): *purl 1 st, yarn over, knit 8 sts, SSK, purl 1 st*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 19 (right side): *purl 1 st, knit 8 sts, k2tog, yarn over, purl 1 sts*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 21 (right side): *purl 1 st, knit 7 sts, k2tog, knit 1 st, yarn over, purl 1 sts*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 23 (right side): *purl 1 st, knit 6 sts, k2tog, knit 2 sts, yarn over, purl 1 sts*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 25 (right side): *purl 1 st, knit 5 sts, k2tog, knit 3 sts, yarn over, purl 1 sts*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 27 (right side): *purl 1 st, knit 4 sts, k2tog, knit 4 sts, yarn over, purl 1 sts*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 29 (right side): *purl 1 st, knit 3 sts, k2tog, knit 5 sts, yarn over, purl 1 sts*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 31 (right side): *purl 1 st, knit 2 sts, k2tog, knit 6 sts, yarn over, purl 1 sts*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 33 (right side): *purl 1 st, knit 1 sts, k2tog, knit 7 sts, yarn over, purl 1 sts*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 35 (right side): *purl 1 st, k2tog, knit 8 sts, yarn over, purl 1 sts*, repeat from * to * as necessary.

Repeat rows 1-36 as necessary for completing your project.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in circle and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 12

Diamond lace is all-time favorite because it is easy and beautiful. But sometimes it is not easy to figure out how to knit beginning and end of the row to get even number of stitches in every row. I divided this pattern in 3 parts: A, B and C to ensure you have no problems with making your diamond lace knits.

Yarn shown in this swatch:
Knitca Lovely 100% superwash merino yarn, color 0217 Lavender Pink.

Needles:
US size 6 (4 mm) .

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 12
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 12
Instructions: 

Cast on a multiple of 6+1 stitches. Add 2 more selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Follow the chart and work part A first, then add as many parts B as your pattern calls for and finish the row with part C. Please, note, that chart does not include selvage stitches.

Repeat rows 1-8 as necessary for completing your project.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in circle and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 13

Here's a nice overall lace pattern for a shawl, scarf or a sweater. It's simple to knit and will all flare to any knitted garment.

Yarn shown in this swatch:
Knitca Superwash 100% superwash merino yarn, color 4675 Beige

Needles:
US size 6 (4 mm) .

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 13 : www.knitca.com
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 13 : www.knitca.com
Instructions: 

Cast on multiple of 8 + 1 stitches. Add 2 more selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Row 1 (right side): k1, *yo, k2, dvd, k2, yo, k1*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 2 and every wrong side row: purl all stitches.
Row 3 (right side): work like row 1.
Row 5 (right side): work like row 1.
Row 7 (right side): k2tog, *k2, yo, k1, yo, k2, dvd*, repeat from * to * to last 8 stitches, k2, yo, k1, yo, k2, k2tog.
Row 9 (right side): work like row 7.
Row 11 (right side): work like row 7.

Repeat rows 1-12 as necessary for completing your project.

All abbreviations are explained in the Key to Chart.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in the round and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 14

Pattern repeats of this lacy stitch pattern create beautiful leaf-like motifs surrounded by some "timid" lace - not to open but intriguing. The fact that this pattern also has a nice wavy edge makes it perfect for a scarf, hat or a tunic.

Yarn shown in this swatch:
Knitca Delight 100% superwash merino yarn, color 7528 Pearl

Needles:
US size 6 (4 mm) .

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 14 : www.knitca.com
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 14 : www.knitca.com
Instructions: 

Cast on multiple of 17 stitches. Add 2 more selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Row 1 (right side): *k3tog, k4, yo, k1, yo, k1, yo, k1, yo, k4, sk2p*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 2 and every wrong side row: purl all stitches.
Row 3 (right side): *k1, k3tog, k3, yo, k1, yo, k1, yo, k1, yo, k3, sk2p, k1*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 5 (right side): *k2, k3tog, k2, yo, k1, yo, k1, yo, k1, yo, k2, sk2p, k1*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 7 (right side): *k3, k3tog, k1, yo, k1, yo, k1, yo, k1, yo, k1, sk2p, k3*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 9 (right side): *k4, k3tog, yo, k1, yo, k1, yo, k1, yo, sk2p, k4*, repeat from * to * to end.

Repeat rows 1-10 as necessary for completing your project.

All abbreviations are explained in the Key to Chart.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in the round and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 15

Here's another lacy pattern with amazing texture. It looks pretty on both sides and will make a nice scarf, wrap, hat or sweater.

Yarn shown in this swatch:
Knitca Delight 100% superwash merino yarn, color 0366 Apple Green

Needles:
US size 6 (4 mm) .

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 15 : www.knitca.com
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 15 : www.knitca.com
Instructions: 

Cast on multiple of 3 + 1 stitches. Add 2 more selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Row 1 (right side): *p1, k2tog, yo*, repeat from * to * to last stitch, p1.
Row 2 and every wrong side row: k1, *p2, k1*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 3 (right side): *p1, yo, SSK*, repeat from * to * to last stitch, p1.

Repeat rows 1-4 as necessary for completing your project.

All abbreviations are explained in the Key to Chart.

You can also work according to the chart. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in the round and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 16

This stitch pattern looks a lot like tiny bells stacked on top of each other and separated by eyelets. Rich texture of this stitch will look awesome on a shawl, sweater or cardigan.

Yarn shown in this swatch:
Knitca Merino 100% merino yarn, color 2716 Periwinkle

Needles:
US size 8 (5 mm) .

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 16 : www.knitca.com
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 16 : www.knitca.com
Instructions: 

Cast on multiple of 4 + 1 stitches. Add 2 more selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Row 1 (right side): *p1, yo, double vertical decrease, yo*, repeat from * to * to last stitch, p1.
Row 2 and every wrong side row: k1, *p3, k1*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 3 (right side): *p1, k3*, repeat from * to * to last stitch, p1.

Repeat rows 1-4 as necessary for completing your project.

All abbreviations are explained in the Key to Chart.

You can also work according to the chart. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in the round and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 17

Perfect stitch pattern for any spring / summer wrap, tunic or cardigan. It's easy to knit and easy to remember, simple but not plain with just enough lace to make it interesting.

Yarn shown in this swatch:
Knitca Lovely 100% bamboo yarn, color 0163 Peach

Needles:
US size 6 (4 mm) .

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 17 : www.knitca.com
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 17 : www.knitca.com
Instructions: 

Cast on a multiple of 6 stitches. Add 2 selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Row 1 (right side): *k3, yo, double vertical decrease, yo*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 2 and every wrong side row: purl all stitches.
Row 3 (right side): *yo, double vertical decrease, yo, k3*, repeat from * to * to end.

Repeat rows 1-4 as necessary for completing your project.

All abbreviations are explained in the Key to Chart.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in the round and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 18

Here's a lace with a twist. A simple cable here and there makes this stitch pattern attractive and eye-catching. It's a perfect stitch to decorate your spring / summer knits.

Yarn shown in this swatch:
Knitca Socks 75% superwash merino wool 25% nylon yarn, color 2635 Lilac

Needles:
US size 6 (4 mm) .

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 18 : www.knitca.com
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 18 : www.knitca.com
Instructions: 

Cast on a multiple of 8 stitches. Add 2 selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Row 1 (right side): *SSK, yo, k2*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 2 and every wrong side row: *p2tog, yo, p2*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 3 (right side): *4 stitches right cable, SSK, yo, k2*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 5 (right side): *SSK, yo, k2*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 7 (right side): *SSK, yo, k2, 4 stitches right cable*, repeat from * to * to end.

Repeat rows 1-8 as necessary for completing your project.

All abbreviations are explained in the Key to Chart.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in the round and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 19

This delicate lace stitch will make a special scarf, shawl or wrap that will become your family heirloom and will be passed down for generations. Are you up to the challenge?

Yarn shown in this swatch:
Knitca Fine Silk 100% silk yarn, color White

Needles:
3.25mm (US3) .

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 19 : www.knitca.com
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 19 : www.knitca.com
Instructions: 

Cast on a multiple of 6 stitches. Add 2 selvage stitches.

Row 1 (right side): *k1, yo, SSK, k1, k2tog, yo*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 2 (wrong side): *yo, double vertical decrease, yo, SSK, yo, k1*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 3 (right side): *k1, yo, SSK, k1, k2tog, yo*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 4 (wrong side): *k1, yo, double vertical decrease, yo, k2*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 5 (right side): *k1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, SSK*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 6 (wrong side): *SSK, yo, k1, yo, double vertical decrease, yo*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 7 (right side): *k1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, SSK*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 8 (wrong side): *yo, k3, yo, double vertical decrease*, repeat from * to * to end.

Repeat rows 1-8 as necessary for completing your project.

All abbreviations are explained in the Key to Chart.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in the round and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 2

Airy stripes – this lacy pattern will make a nice summer top or a light sweater / jacket for late spring and early fall. It will also look great on a sweater for a little girl. The best thing is – it’s very easy to knit. You’ll finish your project in no time.

Yarn shown in this swatch: Knitca Delight 100% superwash merino wool, color 7451 Denim Blue.
Needles: US size 6 (4 mm).

Cast on multiple of 6 + 3 stitches. Add 2 more selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Row 1 (right side): *knit 3 stitches, 1 yarn over, knit 3 stitches together, 1 yarn over*, repeat from * to * as necessary, knit last 3 stitches.
Row 2 (wrong side): purl all stitches.

Repeat rows 1-2 till necessary for completing your project.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is shown between lines A and A.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier for you the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in circle and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 2
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 2
Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 20

This stitch pattern is all about holes. Awesome openwork that it creates is perfect for beach cover-ups and light wraps. It will also look great as a border of a tunic or skirt.

Yarn shown in this swatch:
Knitca Lovely 100% bamboo yarn, color Peach

Needles:
4.5mm (US7) .

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 20 : www.knitca.com
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 20 : www.knitca.com
Instructions: 

Cast on a multiple of 4 stitches. Add 2 selvage stitches.

Row 1 (right side): *k2tog, 2yo, SSK*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 2 (wrong side): *p2, k1, p1*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 3 (right side): *yo, SSK, k2tog, yo*, repeat from * to * to end.
Row 4 (wrong side): *k1, p3*, repeat from * to * to end.

Repeat rows 1-4 as necessary for completing your project.

All abbreviations are explained in the Key to Chart.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in the round and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 3

Lacy lace with grape cluster motif – this pattern will make a wonderful summer sweater or shawl. If you use bamboo yarn for your project, you will feel comfortable even in hot weather.

Yarn shown in this swatch: Knitca Lovely 100% bamboo yarn, color 0123 Tangerine.
Needles: US size 6 (4 mm).

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 3
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 3
Instructions: 

Cast on multiple of 10 + 1 stitches. Add 2 more selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Row 1 (right side): k2tog, k3, *yo, k1, yo, k3, k3tog, k3*, repeat from * to * to last 7 sts, then yo, k1, yo, k3, k2tog.
Row 2 and every wrong side row: purl all stitches.
Row 3 (right side): k2tog, k2, yo, *k3, yo, k2, k3tog, k2, yo*, repeat from * to * to last 7 sts, k3, yo, k2, k2tog.
Row 5 (right side): k2tog, k1, yo, k1, *yo, k3tog, yo, k1, yo, k1, k3tog, k1, yo, k1*, repeat from * to * to last 7 sts, then yo, k3tog, yo, k1, yo, k1, k2tog.
Row 7 (right side): k2tog, yo, k2, *k5, yo, k3tog, yo, k2*, repeat from * to * to last 7 sts, then k5, yo, k2tog.
Row 9 (right side): k2, yo, k3tog, *yo, k1, yo, k3tog, yo, k3, yo, k3tog*, repeat from * to * to last 7 sts, then yo, k1, yo, k3tog, yo, k2.
Row 11 (right side): knit all stitches.
Row 13 (right side): k1, yo, k2, *k1, k3tog, k3, yo, k1, yo, k2*, repeat from * to * to last 7 sts, then k1, k3tog, k3, yo, k1.
Row 15 (right side): k2, yo, k1, *k1, k3tog, k2, yo, k3, yo, k1*, repeat from * to * to last 7 sts, then k1, k3tog, k2, yo, k2.
Row 17 (right side): k2tog, yo, k1, yo, *k1, k3tog, k1, yo, k1, yo, k3tog, yo, k1, yo*, repeat from * to * to last 7 sts, then k1, k3tog, k1, yo, k1, yo, k2tog.
Row 19 (right side): k4, *yo, k3tog, yo, k7*, repeat from * to * to last 7 sts, then yo, k3tog, yo, k4.
Row 21 (right side): k1, yo, k3tog, yo, *k3, yo, k3tog, yo, k1, yo, k3tog, yo*, repeat from * to * to last 7 sts, then k3, yo, k3tog, yo, k1.
Row 23 (right side): knit all stitches.

Repeat rows 1-24 till necessary for completing your project.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is shown between lines A and A.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier for you the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in circle and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 4

As the weather gets warmer we want to wear something weightless. This semi-transparent stitch pattern will make a perfect top for hot summer. Easy to knit, pleasant to wear. If you use bamboo yarn for your project, you will feel comfortable even in hot weather.

Yarn shown in this swatch: Knitca Lovely 100% bamboo yarn, color 4755 Tan.
Needles: US size 6 (4 mm).

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 4
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 4
Instructions: 

Cast on multiple of 4 + 2 stitches. Add 2 more selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Row 1 (right side): knit 1 stitch, *SSK, 2 yarn overs, k2tog*, repeat from * to * to last stitch, then knit 1 stitch.
Row 2 (wrong side): purl 1 stitch *purl 2 stitches, knit 1 stitch, purl 1 stitch* repeat from * to * as necessary, then purl 1 stitch.

Repeat rows 1-2 till necessary for completing your project.

All abbreviations are explained in the Key to Chart.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier for you the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in circle and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 5

Here is a simple yet cute mesh pattern - perfect if you want to make a light sweater / cardigan / shrug for hot summer days and cool summer nights. This pattern is easy to knit and easy to remember, so you can knit on the go. If you choose bamboo yarn for your project (as I did) you’ll feel comfortable whole summer.

Yarn shown in this swatch: Knitca Lovely 100% bamboo yarn, color 7527 Warm Gray.
Needles: US size 6 (4 mm).

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 5
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 5
Instructions: 

Cast on an even number of stitches. Add 2 more selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Row 1 (right side): *1 yarn over, knit 2 stitches together through front loop*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 2 and every wrong side row: purl all stitches.
Row 3 (right side): * knit 2 stitches together through front loop, 1 yarn over*, repeat from * to * as necessary.

Repeat rows 1-4 till necessary for completing your project.

You can also work according to the chart below.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier for you the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in circle and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 6

Add a twist to your lace. Simple yet intricate, this pattern will be a decoration to any sweater or cardigan. It should also work fine on socks, hat or a scarf.

Yarn shown in this swatch: Knitca Lovely 100% bamboo yarn, color 5245 Eggshell.
Needles: US size 6 (4 mm).

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 6
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 6
Instructions: 

Cast on a multiple of 4 stitches. Add 2 more selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Row 1 (right side): *twist 2 stitches to the left, purl 2 stitches*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 2 (wrong side): *knit 2 stitches, purl 2 stitches*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 3 (right side): *2 yarn overs, SSK, knit 2 stitches together*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 4 (wrong side): *purl 2 stitches, knit 2 twisted stitches*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 5 (right side): * purl 2 stitches, twist 2 stitches to the left*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 6 (wrong side): *purl 2 stitches, knit 2 stitches*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 7 (right side): *SSK, knit 2 stitches together, 2 yarn overs*, repeat from * to * as necessary.
Row 8 (wrong side): *knit 2 twisted stitches, purl 2 stitches*, repeat from * to * as necessary.

Repeat rows 1-8 till necessary for completing your project.

You can also work according to the chart below.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier for you the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in circle and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 7

This pattern with zigzag motif and a hint of lace will make a nice sweater for early fall or a shrug for cool summer evenings. Made in camel color superwash merino wool as shown on the swatch it looks cozy and invites to snuggle in. Not complicated at all it is good for carefree knitting during vocation.

Yarn shown in this swatch: Knitca Delight 100% superwash merino yarn, color 0468 Camel .
Needles: US size 6 (4 mm) .

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 7
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 7
Instructions: 

Cast on a multiple of 7+1 stitches. Add 2 more selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Row 1 (right side): *purl 1 stitch, knit 3 stitches, knit 2 stitches together, knit 1 stitch, 1 yarn over*, repeat from * to * as necessary, purl last stitch.
Row 2 and every wrong side row: work stitches as they appear.
Row 3 (right side): *purl 1 stitch, knit 2 stitches, knit 2 stitches together, knit 1 stitch, 1 yarn over, knit 1 stitch*, repeat from * to * as necessary, purl last stitch.
Row 5 (right side): *purl 1 stitch, knit 1 stitch, knit 2 stitches together, knit 1 stitch, 1 yarn over, knit 2 stitches*, repeat from * to * as necessary, purl last stitch.
Row 7 (right side): *purl 1 stitch, 1 yarn over, knit 1 stitch, SSK, knit 3 stitches*, repeat from * to * as necessary, purl last stitch.
Row 9 (right side): *purl 1 stitch, knit 1 stitch, 1 yarn over, knit 1 stitch, SSK, knit 2 stitches*, repeat from * to * as necessary, purl last stitch.
Row 11 (right side): *purl 1 stitch, knit 2 stitches, 1 yarn over, knit 1 stitch, SSK, knit 1 stitch*, repeat from * to * as necessary, purl last stitch.

Repeat rows 1-12 till necessary for completing your project.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier for you the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in circle and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 8

Add flare to your knits. Whether used as an all-over pattern or as an accent, this simple stitch pattern will make any garment look exquisite.

Yarn shown in this swatch: Knitca Lovely 100% superwash merino yarn, color 0649 Platinum.
Needles: US size 6 (4 mm) .

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 8
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 8
Instructions: 

Cast on a multiple of 3+3 stitches. Add 2 more selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Row 1 (right side): knit 1 stitch, *yarn over, slip 1 stitch knitwise, knit 2 stitches and pass slipped stitch over them*, repeat from * to * as necessary, knit 2 last stitches.
Row 2 and every wrong side row: purl all stitches.
Row 3 (right side): *yarn over, slip 1 stitch knitwise, knit 2 stitches and pass slipped stitch over them*, repeat from * to * as necessary.

Repeat rows 1-4 as necessary for completing your project.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: 

Lace :: 9

Here is another variation of the ladders stitch pattern. It works best as a border or as an all-over pattern for a transitional sweater or cardigan.

Yarn shown in this swatch: Knitca Lovely 100% superwash merino yarn, color 0611 Olive.
Needles: US size 6 (4 mm) .

Right side of the pattern: 
Right side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 9
Wrong side of the pattern: 
Wrong side of knitting stitch pattern – Lace 9
Instructions: 

Cast on a multiple of 7+1 stitches. Add 2 more selvage stitches if you want to make a nice-looking edge.

Row 1 (right side): *knit 1 stitch, knit 2 stitches together (right-slanting decrease), knit 1 stitch, 2 yarn overs, knit 1 stitch, SSK (left-slanting decrease)*, repeat from * to * as necessary, knit 1 last stitch.
Row 2 (wrong side): purl 1 stitch, *purl 3 stitches, knit 1 stitch, purl 3 stitches*, repeat from * to * as necessary.

Repeat rows 1-2 as necessary for completing your project.

You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.

Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart) and stitches in wrong side row from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier for you the number of each row is shown at the beginning of row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in circle and start all your rows from the right of the chart.

Chart: 
Chart for stitch pattern
Stitch Pattern: