Stocking stitch

This is one of the simplest and widely used stitch patterns.

Instructions.

Cast on required number of stitches.

Row 1. (RS) Knit all stitches.

Row 2. Purl all stitches.

These 2 rows form pattern.

Moss stitch

A simple textured stitch that gives a firmer finish than stocking stitch.

Instructions

Pattern worked over a multiple of 2 sts.

Cast on required number of stitches.

For even number of stitches

Row 1. *K1, P1, repeat from * to end

Row 2. *P1, K1, repeat from * to end

These 2 rows form pattern

For odd number of stitches

Row 1. *K1, P1, repeat from * to last stitch, K1

Row 2. *K1, P1, repeat from * to last stitch, K1

These 2 rows form pattern.

1×1 rib

This stitch pattern produces a firm and elasticated cloth and is oftern used for waist, wrist and neckbands.

Instructions

Worked over 2 stitches

Cast on required number of stitches.

worked over an even number of stitches

Row 1. *K1, P1, repeat from * to end

Row 2. *P1, K1, repeat from * to end

These 2 rows form pattern.

Worked over an odd number of stitches

Row 1. *K1, P1, repeat from * to last stitch, K1

Row 2. *P1, K1, repeat from * to last stitch, P1

These 2 rows form pattern.

Basket weave stitch

This stitch patern produces a woven effect.

Instructions

There are many varations of this stitch pattern, this is one of the simplest

Worked over 8 stitches + 4

Cast on required number of stitches.

Row 1. *K4, P4, repeat from * to last 4 stitches, K4.

Row 2. *P4, K4, repeat from * to last 4 stitches, P4.

Row 3. repeat row 1.

Row 4. repeat row 2.

Row 5. *P4, K4, repeat from * to last 4 stitches, P4.

Row 6. *K4, P4, repeat from * to last 4 stitches, K4.

Row 7. repeat row 5.

Row 8. repeat row 6.

These 8 rows form pattern.

Mock cable stitch stitch

Instructions

Worked over a multiple of 10 stitches

Row 1: p4, k1, p1, k4
Row 2: p3, k2, p2, k3
Row 3: p2, k2, p1, k1, p2, k2
Row 4: p1, k2, p2, k2, p2, k1
Row 5: k2, p3, k3, p2
Row 6: k1, p4, k4, p1

These 6 rows form pattern


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