Chevron Knitting Patterns
I fell in love with chevron knitting when I designed my Chevron Hat. Chevron and zigzag stitches are an easy way to add color and interest to your knitting projects. And they are much simpler than they look!
Scroll down to see the individual patterns and click on each link to get the pattern.
Free Knitting Patterns
Trianglular shawl with zigzag eyelet pattern and picot edge. Approximately 21” x 54”. Designed by Shannon Dunbabin for Cascade Yarns
Pia Ballerina Stockings
Pretty arrrowhead lace forms delicate chevrons on these thigh high stockings by Senja Jarva.
Designed by Meg Kealey Myers for Classic Elite Yarns, this afghan is a quick knit in bulky yarn and an easy two-row pattern for the zig-zag. Approx 51″ wide and 63″ tall, blocked
ZigZag Fingerless Gloves
Whole Earth Education designed these mitts that are knit flat with two contrasting colors of yarn and then seamed. Contrasting yarn in the example is multi-colored giving it an extra color dimension. Great for stash busting and quick gifts.
Designed by Patons, this blanket is approx 50″ x 60″ [127 x 152.5 cm]
Lace Chevron Top
Vertical eyelets with lacy chevrons make this a perfect summer top.
Rye Chevron Tie
Designed by Saranac Hale Spencer for Pom Pom Quarterly, the chevron stitch pattern in this tie forms natural tie point unlike other knit ties. Note that the pattern link is difficult to see on the pattern page. It is in the paragraph under the second image on the page.
Mareike Sattler designed this elegant scarf that has a subtle chevron texture and knit lengthwise.
Designed by Nora Gaughan, this pattern for a chevron texture stole in worsted weight yarn is charted. Width: 14.5 inches Length: 84 inches. The first picture on the pattern page is not appealing — I can’t imagine why they used it — but the other pictures of the wrap show how nice it is.
Norah Gaughan designed this lace button-front cardigan for Berroco. Sized for X-Small, Small, Medium, Large, 1X and 2X
Ten Stitch Zigzag Throw or Blanket
Frankie Brown designed this ingenious pattern is worked with garter stitch strips ten stitches wide that are joined as you knit so there is no seaming! You can also use this pattern for scarves.
Patterns for Purchase
This sweater by Melissa LaBarre features a cowl neck, zigzag cables, and pockets at the seams. Sizes 34 (38, 42½, 46½, 50)”
Melissa Wehrle knits laceweight on big needles to create a slinky, silky, fabric punctuated by simple zigzagging eyelets. with a deep cowl and ribbed edges with the same fluid drape. Sized for bust 33½ (36½, 39, 42, 45, 47½)” bust circumference. Tunic shown measures 36½”.
As your baby grows, Taiga Hilliard’s pattern will adapt from a dress to a tunic. Top down design with a pretty chevron lace pattern on the yoke and skirt. Sizes – 0-3 months (6 months, 12 months, 18 months)
Bambi Baby Blanket
This blanket pattern is an easy 4 row repeat, made up of knit and purl stitches.
Chevron Lace Headband
Quick and easy ear warmer with fun lace pattern.