Norwegian Fir Lace Pattern [FREE Knitted Stitch Pattern]

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The Norwegian Fir Lace Pattern is a beautifully elegant lace pattern. In fact, it is a lace pattern that lends itself really well to knitting baby blankets.

In addition, with the right kind of yarn that has a bit of a drape, this pattern will make gorgeous lace cowls.

Furthermore, it is a lace pattern that you can easily combine with other stitch patterns to make lovely garments.

As a lace pattern, the Norwegian Fir Lace Pattern falls into Skill Level Category 4: Intermediate.

However, this pattern is only knitted over 12 stitches and 8 rows. So, if you are already at the Easy level and want to challenge yourself a bit, this is a great lace pattern to try.

This free knit stitch pattern is ideal for Level 4 - Intermediate Level Knitters

Techniques Needed for Norwegian Fir Lace Pattern

Abbreviation                       Description                                     Tutorial

k                                                   knit                                                    Knit Stitch Continental Style 
                                                                                                                  Knit Stitch English Style

p                                                   purl                                                   Purl Stitch Continental Style
                                                                                                                 Purl Stitch English Style

sl                                                  slip                                                    Slipping Stitches Knitwise or Purlwise

yo                                                yarnover                                         Open Yarnover Increase

k2tog                                         knitting 2 stitches                     Basic Right-Slanting Decrease 
                                                      together

ssk                                              slip one, slip one                         Basic Left-Slanting Decrease
                                                      knit 2 together

Other Abbreviations Used

ws                                               wrong side

rs                                                 right side

rep                                              repeat

st(s)                                            stitch(es)

Instructions (Knitted Flat)

Multiple of 12 sts plus 1.

Row 1 (RS): P1, * p3, k5, p4; rep from *.

Row 2: Purl.

Row 3: P2 tog, * p2, k2, yo, k1, yo, k2, p2, p3 tog; rep from * to end, ending last rep with p2 tog.

Row 4: Purl.

Row 5: P2 tog, * p1, k2, yo, k3, yo, k2, p1, p3 tog; rep from * to end, ending last rep with p2 tog.

Row 6: Purl.

Row 7: P2 tog, * k2, yo, k5, yo, k2, p3 tog; rep from * to end, ending last rep with p2 tog.

Row 8: Purl.

Repeat these 8 rows until you reached the desired length.

One Comment

  1. Julia Gallagher

    Is this possible to be knitted in the round. Say for a hat

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