Pretty Eyelets

Pretty Eyelets

Need a simple, yet elegant stitch pattern? Try this pretty eyelet knitting stitch pattern in your next project. Add as a border, or make an entire scarf with it. We paired the pattern with Eco-Cotton. (For stockists, click here)


The sample was done over 21 sts, with Eco-Cotton in Watershed and 4.00mm needles.

Recommended needle size: 4.00mm

Stitch count: Divisible by 5 + 6 if working flat, 5 + 4 if working in the round.

Recommended projects: 

  • Poncho’s
  • As a decorative border on pullovers, cardigans, hats
  • As a decorative border on baby dresses
  • Shawls



  • k – knit
  • k3tog – knit three together
  • m1 – make 1
  • p – purl
  • rep – repeat
  • st – stitch

Cast on a stitch count as explained above.

Row 1: k2, *p2, k3*, rep from * to last 4 sts, p2, k2, turn.

Row 2: p2, *k2, p3*, rep from * to last 4 sts, k2, p2, turn.

Row 3 – 6: Rep row 1 & 2.

Row 7: k2, *p2, m1, k3tog (insert needles through the back of the sts), m1*, rep from * to last 4 sts, p2, k2, turn.

Row 8: Rep row 2.

The above 8 rows form the stitch pattern, simply keep repeating row 1 – 8.

Happy knitting!

2018-11-21T16:33:48+00:00Nov 21st, 2018|Eco-Cotton, Knitting, Knitting Stitch Patterns|

About the Author:

Brenda Grobler
Brenda is our Brand Ambassador and Head Designer. She has designed a large number of our crochet patterns and is currently dabbling in knitting. She is also responsible for our social media content and will more often than not be the person you're speaking to on our social media platforms.

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