Sunday Stitches

Sunday Stitches – Mini Horseshoe Lace and Zig-Zag Lace

Hello,

This week I would like to share 2 lace patterns – the mini horseshoe and zig-zag patterns, taken from The Stitch Library by Claire Crompton.

Mini Horseshoe Lace

Mini Horsehoe Lace

Worked over multiple of 6 stitches + 1.

The sample shown is worked over 37 stitches.

Row 1 (RS): K1, [yo, k1, sk2po, k1, yo,k1] 6 times
Row 2: Purl
Row 3: K1, [k1, yo, sk2po, yo, k2] 6 times
Row 4: Purl

Repeat rows 1 – 4

Zig Zag Lace

Zig Zag Lace

Worked over multiple of 10 stitches.

The sample shown is worked over 40 stitches.

Row 1 (RS): [K2, p3, k2tog, yo, k3] 4 times
Row 2: Purl
Row 3: [K1, p3, k2tog, yo, k4] 4 times
Row 4: Purl
Row 5: [P3, k2tog, yo, k5] 4 times
Row 6: Purl
Row 7: [K3, yo, ssk, p3, k2] 4 times
Row 8: Purl
Row 9: [K4, yo, ssk, p3, k1] 4 times
Row 10: Purl
Row 11: [K5, yo, ssk, p3] 4 times
Row 12: Purl

Repeat rows 1 – 12

Stitch Abbrevaitions

k– Knit.
p – Purl.
yo – Wrap the working yarn over the right needle, from front to back (counter-clockwise).
k2tog – Knit 2 stitches together
ssk – Slip 2 stitches knitwise, then knit slipped stitches together
Sk2po – Slip 1 stitch, knit 2 stitches together, pass slipped stitch over (2 sts decreased)

Happy knitting! x

2 thoughts on “Sunday Stitches – Mini Horseshoe Lace and Zig-Zag Lace”

  1. I really like the mini horseshoe lace and have copied the pattern down. At this rate I shall accumulate a book filled with patterns from you – which is a good idea as at the moment they are on random bits of paper! Note to self must buy another notebook…..

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s