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Lace Heart Knitting Pattern

This Lace Heart Knitting Pattern creates a sweet swatch of love. With basic knitting techniques and a few increases and decrease stitches, this knit stitch pattern is fun for so many knitting projects year-round.

You can stitch these lacy hearts into a blanket, a pillow, or just keep on going heart-after-heart to make a beautiful, long scarf.

Love heart patterns? Check out my entire collection of heart-shaped designs, perfect for Valentine’s Day and Mother’s Day gifts.

Lace Heart Knit Stitch Pattern squares in white, pink, and red yarn colors.
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🧶 Knitting Supplies

• Yarn in any weight, fiber, & color of your choice
• Knitting Needles sized appropriately for your yarn
• Scissors
• Tapestry Needle

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💡 Knitting Techniques

Slip Knot 
• CO = Cast On Long Tail Method
• K = Knit Stitch
• P = Purl Stitch
• K2Tog = Knit 2 Stitches Together (right-slanting decrease)
• K3Tog = Knit 3 Stitches Together (right-slanting decrease)
• SSK = Slip Slip Knit (left-slanting decrease)
• YO = Yarn Over
• BO = Bind Off
Weave In Ends

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Knit Hearts Pattern Book with Lace Heart Knitting Pattern pages.
Knitted heart square in lace eyelets with orange color yarn.

💖 Knitting Instructions + Chart

Cast On 21 Stitches

Row 1 (Right Side): K21

Row 2 (Wrong Side): K21

Row 3: K21

Row 4: K2, P17, K2

Row 5: K21

Row 6: K2, P17, K2



Row 7: K10, YO, SSK, K9

Row 8: K2, P17, K2

Row 9: K8, K2TOG, YO, K, YO, SSK, K8

Row 10: K2, P17, K2

Row 11: K7, K2TOG, YO, K3, YO, SSK, K7

Row 12: K2, P17, K2

Row 13: K6, K2TOG, YO, K5, YO, SSK, K6

Row 14: K2, P17, K2

Row 15: K5, K2TOG, YO, K7, YO, SSK, K5

Row 16: K2, P17, K2

Row 17: K4, K2TOG, YO, K9, YO, SSK, K4

Row 18: K2, P17, K2

Row 19: K3, K2TOG, YO, K11, YO, SSK, K3

Row 20: K2, P17, K2

Row 21: K4, YO, SSK, K4, YO, SSK, K3, K2TOG, YO, K4

Row 22: K2, P17, K2

Row 23: K5, YO, SSK, K, K2TOG, YO, K, YO, SSK, K, K2TOG, YO, K5

Row 24: K2, P17, K2

Row 25: K6, YO, K3TOG, YO, K3, YO, K3TOG, YO, K6

Row 26: K2, P17, K2



Row 27: K21

Row 28: K2, P17, K2

Row 29: K21

Row 30: K21


Repeat Rows 3 – 26 until your piece is the length you desire, then finish with Rows 27 – 30.

Bind Off.

Weave in ends.

And you are DONE!!

Knitting Chart of Lace Heart pattern.

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I hope you are inspired to knit up these lace hearts in your next knitting project. You may also want to check out my Mini Lace Heart Knit Stitch Pattern. Mix and match! For more knitting full of love, check out all of my Popular Heart Knitting Patterns!

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