Hail stitch knitting pattern easy textured lace
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Hail stitch knitting pattern: Easy textured lace

The Hail stitch is a lovely lace pattern: Pretty easy to knit (perfect for beginners), full of texture, great for knitting lots of garments, such as baby clothing, sweaters, scarves, bags, cushions, shawls, blankies, tops…it works with everything!

The only techniques required are: Knit, purl and knit two stitches together, that’s it! So, it doesn’t matter if you are just starting to knit 😉


CO: Cast on

st: Stitch

RS: Right side of the work

K: Knit

P: Purl

k2tog: Knit two stitches together

BO: Bind off

How to knit lace patterns for beginners

Hail stitch knitting pattern: Easy textured lace

CO multiples of 2; i.e.: 2 * 6 = 12 stitches.

1º row (RS): Knit across

2º row: Purl across

3º row: K1, *k2tog*. Repeat from *, to last st, K1.

4º row: K1, *K1 in the horizontal bar before next st, K1*. Repeat from *, to last st, K1.

These four rows create the pattern. Repeat them until the desired length is reached.

When finished, BO knitwise, after a row 4.

This is the wrong side of the work:

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Enjoy the mini video tutorial!

Hail stitch knitting pattern: Easy textured lace

Hope you like it!

Hugs and happy knitting,

Carolina – So Woolly

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