The Purl Ridge Stitch pattern consists of alternating bands of stockinette stitch with a row of purl stitches, creating a textured ridge pattern. In this example we use three rows of stockinette stitch between each ridge. To most easily adapt the pattern use odd repeats of stockinette such as 5, …
Knitting for men is often a challenge. Not only are their garments bigger, but they have different taste in yarns and color. This sometimes translates into men getting knitted gifts that they never wear and leaving knitters discouraged or afraid to knit for their guy.
This video knitting tutorial will help you knit the slip, knit two, pass double decrease (sk2p). This technique is used to decrease two stitches at once and has a similar look to the slip knit pass decrease (skp).
This video knitting tutorial will help you knit the knit one purl one knit one double increase (k1, p1, k1). This technique is mostly used to help form bobbles and add texture to your knits. It is almost always used in conduction with another stitch.
The Raspberry Stitch pattern is a textured bobble stitch with staggered bunches of stitches that resemble a raspberry bush. Also called the Trinity Stitch or Blackberry Stitch, it’s a great way to add dimension to blankets, scarves, washcloths or pillows.