This geometric lace pattern is a medium difficulty to knit – beyond knitting and purling, you need only know how to knit two stitches together and yarn over to make one (plus, of course, lots of counting!) It would be the perfect way to give a garment or blanket a modern touch.
Multiple of 11 stitches + 5
Row 1: *k2, (k2tog, m1) 4 times, k1,* k5
Row 2: purl
Row 3: *k3, (k2tog, m1) 3 times, k2,* k 5
Row 4: purl
Row 5: *k4, (k2tog, m1) 2 times, k3,* k5
Row 6: purl
Row 7: *k5, (k2tog, m1) 1 times, k4,* k5
Row 8: purl
Row 9: k5, *k2, (k2tog, m1) 4 times, k1*
Row 10: purl
Row 11: k5, *k3, (k2tog, m1) 3 times, k2*
Row 12: purl
Row 13: k5, *k4, (k2tog, m1) 2 times, k3*
Row 14: purl
Row 15: k5, *k5, (k2tog, m1) 1 times, k4*
Row 16: purl
m1 = Make 1 stitch with a yarn over.
k2tog = Knit two stitches together.