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Knit Lace Hearts Stitch Pattern

Knit Lace Hearts with this sweet stitch pattern. I just love the lacy holes that make up our heart pattern. With basic knitting techniques and a few increases and decreases, this knit stitch pattern is fun for so many knitting projects year-round.

Get your free written pattern instructions with video tutorials below. You may also purchase my ad-free printable 6-pattern Knit Hearts E-Book in my Studio Knit Pattern Shop.

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

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


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

How to Knit Lace Hearts Knit Stitch Easy Free Knitting Pattern + Video Tutorial by Studio Knit


Need to brush up or learn a new technique? Check out my entire library of Knitting Techniques to help you along as you knit up this project.

Slip Knot 
• CO = Cast On Long Tail Method
• K = Knit Stitch
• P = Purl Stitch
• K2Tog = Knit 2 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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PRINTABLE PATTERN for Knit Lace Hearts

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Cast On 21 Stitches

Row 1: K Row

Row 2: K Row

Row 3: K 2, P 17, K 2

Row 4: K Row

Row 5: K 2, P 17, K 2


Row 6: K10, YO, SSK, K9

Row 7: K 2, P 17, K 2

Row 8: K8, K2TOG, YO, K1, YO, SSK, K8

Row 9: K 2, P 17, K 2

Row 10: K7, K2TOG, YO, K3, YO, SSK, K7

Row 11: K 2, P 17, K 2

Row 12: K6, K2TOG, YO, K5, YO, SSK, K6

Row 13: K 2, P 17, K 2

Row 14: K5, K2TOG, YO, K7, YO, SSK, K5

Row 15: K 2, P 17, K 2

Row 16: K4, K2TOG, YO, K4, YO, SSK, K3, YO, SSK, K4

Row 17: K 2, P 17, K 2

Row 18: K5, YO, SSK, K1, K2TOG, YO, K1, YO, SSK, K1, K2TOG, YO, K5

Row 19: K 2, P 17, K 2

Row 20: K6, YO, K3TOG, YO, K3, YO, K3TOG, YO, K6


Row 21: K 2, P 17, K 2

Row 22: K Row

Row 23: K 2, P 17, K 2

Row 24: K Row

Row 25: K Row

Repeat these 25 Rows until your piece is the length you desire.

Bind Off.

Weave in ends.

And you are DONE!!


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 my 7 Most Popular Heart Knitting Patterns!

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