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ColourSpun in Stitches – Fishtail Lace

Fishtail lace

As the name implies, this pattern looks like little fish tails in a chevron.

You will need:

Yarn of your choice

Knitting needles to suit your yarn


C/on      cast on

C/off     cast off

K             knit

M1         Make a new stitch by wrapping your yarn around your needle

P             purl

SK2P      slip 1, knit 2 together, pass slip stitch over the knit 2 together

St/s        stitch/es


C/on a number of stitches divisible by 10

Row1: (M1; K3; SK2P; K3; M1; K1) to end

Row 2 and all even rows: Purl

Row 3: (K1; M1; K2; SK2P; K2; M1; K2) to end

Row 5: (K2; M1; K1; SK2P; K1; M1; K3) to end

Row 7: (K3; M1; SK2P; M1; K4) to end

These 7 rows make the pattern, knit until your work reaches the desired length.


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