Lace Knitting Pattern 15: Horseshoe Stitch

 This Horseshoe Lace Stitch is great for many projects including shawls and scarves. http://knittingunlimited.blogspot.com

The Horseshoe Lace Stitch is knitted in a multiple of 10 stitches plus 1 done over 8 rows. It is great for many projects including shawls, scarves, and more!

Knitting instructions:

Cast on a multiple of 10 sts + 1.
  • Pattern 1
Row 1(RS): K1, * yo, k3, sl2tog - k1 - p2sso, k3, yo, k1; repeat from * to end.
Row 2 and all wrong side rows: Purl
Row 3: K1 * k1, yo, k2, sl2tog - k1 - p2sso, k2, yo, k2; repeat from * to end
Row 5: K1 * k2, yo, k1, sl2tog - k1 - p2sso, k1, yo, k3; repeat from * to end
Row 7: K1 * k3, yo, sl2tog - k1 - p2sso, yo, k4; repeat from * to end
Row 8: Purl
Repeat rows 1-8 until you have reached your desired length.

Horseshoe Lace Knitting Stitch
Horseshoe Lace Stitch 2
  • Pattern 2 
Row 1(RS): K1, * yo, k3, sl1 - k2tog - psso, k3, yo, k1; repeat from * to end.
Row 2 and all wrong side rows: Purl
Row 3: K1 * k1, yo, k2, sl1 - k2tog - psso, k2, yo, k2; repeat from * to end.
Row 5: K1 * k2, yo, k1, sl1 - k2tog - psso, k1, yo, k3; repeat from * to end.
Row 7: K1 * k3, yo, sl1 - k2tog - psso, yo, k4; repeat from * to end.
Row 8: Purl
Repeat these 8 rows.

Knitting abbreviations:
Knit stitch: K
Yarn over: YO
Slip 2 sts together as if to knit, knit 1, pass 2 slipped stitches over: SL2TOG - K1 - P2SSO
Slip 1 as if to knit, knit 2 sts together, pass slipped stitch over: SL1- K2TOG - PSSO
If there's any confusion please let me know. Happy knitting!