Knitting Bee’s Lace Stitches Dictionary. An all free resource for lace stitches with many original lace stitch design by Knitting Bee!
Free Lace Knitting Stitches
The lace stitches dictionary below features a list of our best free lace knitting stitches starting with our most popular stitches! Click on the title of the desired stitch to get the free lace stitch pattern in written format.
St. John’s Wort Knitting Stitch Pattern
A traditional lace knitting stitch that is easy and fun to knit up, perfect for shawls and other lacy items! Set over a four row repeat.
Branch Lace Knitting Stitch Pattern
Simple lace stitch knitting pattern worked over a four row repeat.
Horseshoe Lace Knitting Stitch
A gorgeous lace that originates from the Shetland Islands in the nineteenth century, when gossamer lace was in fashion.
Four Leaf Lace Panel
Lace knitting panel featuring a grouping of four leaves.
Braided Lace Stitch Pattern
Delicate lace in a braided pattern.
Free Lace Ripple Stitch Knitting Pattern
An easy to follow, popular ripple stitch to knit that is very delicate and pretty!
Trailing Leaves Knitting Stitch Pattern
Pretty and very popular lace stitch pattern made up of leaves that trail into one another.
Knitted Leaf in Reverse Stockinette
Lace leaf stitch on a reverse stockinette base.
Mock Zig Zag Cable Knitting Stitch
Mock cable stitch, the illusion of cables without the bumps.
Lace Vertical Zig Zag with Bobbles
A fun lace and bobble knitting stitch within a wide rib. Lace eyelet panels placed vertically and adorned with pretty sets of bobbles.
Simple Chevron Lace
Simple and easy chevron lace knitting stitch.
Lace Heart Motif Knitting Pattern
Little knitted lace heart you could include into scarves, sweaters, blankets and any knitting project of your choosing.
Leaves of Lace
Gorgeous lacy leaves knit stitch pattern.
A classic stitch that is a must have for a lace stitches dictionary.
Ribbed Lace Knitting Stitch
A delicate and ornate twist on the common knitted rib, by adding eyelets on either side, something much more interesting is created while still maintaining that elasticity that’s needed when using ribbed stitches.
Chevron Rib Lace
The eyelet filled chevron is also a rib making it very elastic. Easy lace stitch set over a four row repeat.
Create ocean like waves extending upwards in vertical panels with eyelets in between. This is a great beginner lace pattern as it utilizes basic stitches, knit, purl, yarn over and knit two together.
Heart Vine Lace Panel Stitch
A heart vine panel set against a backdrop of reverse stockinette stitch.
Eyelet Pyramid Knit Stitch
Lace panel with a pyramid shape.
Diamond Lace Free Knitting Stitch
Fun to create and free knitting stitch featuring small diamond shapes.
A simple lace knitting stitch with a pattern that looks like triangular stacked columns.
Lace Chevron Knitting Stitch
Chevron pattern lace knitting stitch!
Diamond Trees Lace
Diamond shaped trees free lace knitting stitch.
Free lace knitting stitch featuring oval shapes stacked on top of each other in a honeycomb style.
A feminine lace stitch to knit that is very simple to create using easy decreases of k2tog (right slanting decrease) and ssk (left slanting decrease).
Oblique Openwork Rib Stitch
Free oblique openwork rib stitch knitting pattern.
Stockinette and Garter Diamonds
Lace knitting stitch featuring diamond shapes. The best feature of this free knitting stitch is that the diamond is divided into two with the bottom half in stockinette stitch and the top half in garter stitch.
Ribbed Diagonal Lace
Stretchy lace and rib knitting stitch that is reversible!
Diagonal Lace Stripe
A rib stitch pattern with diagonal strands of openwork.
A lace stitch pattern with super-imposed arches.
Free lace knitting stitch pattern with a diamond shape with a pattern that looks a bit like a flower.
Diagonal Eyelet Mesh Stitch
Stretch mesh knitting stitch, this stitch has a stocking like effect, it is very versatile for garments that need give.
A eyelet/lace rib set over 4 easy rows.
Lace knitting stitch with rows of vaulted arches.
Zig Zag Eyelet
A horizontal lace chevron knit stitch.
Dewdrop Lace Stitch
A lace knitting stitch with the shape of a dewdrop!
Cute knit stitch in the shape of gnome hats!
Lace Heart Shaped Panel
Intricate lace panel with a heart motif.
Lace and Cable
A stitch that combines lace and cable.