Learn to knit Peacock lace stitch pattern So Woolly
Lace Stitches

Peacock Lace knitting stitch pattern

Peacocks are very elegant birds, and they have inspired a lot of designs. This Peacock Lace knitting stitch pattern is an amazing textured stitch, great to knit shawls, Spring and Summer pullovers and vests, even a rectangular shawl.

It’s not reversible, and it looks more complex than it really is. So don’t be afraid to try it!

If you don’t know all the techniques involved, no worries, I’m here to help you out, so don’t miss the video tutorial, explaining step by step how to knit this beautiful lace stitch.

It’s knitting time!



CO: Cast on

K: Knit

P: Purl

St: Stitch

RS: Right side

WS: Wrong side

K2tog: Knit two stitches together

SSK: Slip one stitch knitwise, slip the next knitwise, put them both back onto the left hand needle and knit them together.

YO: Yarn over

BO. Bind off


How to knit lace tutorial for beginners So Woolly


Before you start! To get better results, sharp-tipped knitting needles are highly recommended!

Take a look of these (just amazing)! Ideal to knit lace 🙂


How to knit Peacock Lace


CO multiples of 4 + 6 stitches (i.e.: 4*4 = 16+6 = 22 stitches).

1Âș Row (RS): K1, k2tog, *[yo] twice, ssk, k2tog*. Repeat from * to *, ending with [yo] twice, ssk, K1

2Âș Row (WS): P2, [K1, P1] into the double yo, *P2, [K1, P1] into the double yo*. Repeat from * to *, ending with P2

3Âș & 7Âș Rows): Knit across

4Âș & 8Âș Rows) Purl across

5Âș Row: K1, yo, *ssk, k2tog, [yo] twice,*. Repeat from * to *, ending with ssk, k2tog, yo, K1.

6Âș Row: P4, *[K1, P1] into the double yo, P2*. Repeat from * to *, ending with P2.

Keep repeating these 8 rows until you reach the desired length. BO after an 8th Row knitwise.

This is the wrong side of the work:

Peacock lace knitting stitch pattern sowoolly


Enjoy the video!

Peacock lace knitting stitch pattern


Happy Knitting,


PS: If you love to knit lace, don’t miss these lovely stitches

Gimme your email...

And I'll give you free patterns, tricks, tips, exclusive offers & automatic entry to great competitions!

I agree to have my personal information transfered to MailChimp ( more information )

I will never give away, trade or sell your email address. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Share via
Copy link