This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the clamshell stitch. The clamshell stitch creates a beautiful clamshell pattern. The clamshell stitch would be great for blankets, baby blankets, and scarves!
Materials Used in this Tutorial
Ewe Ewe Yarns Wooly Worsted Washable is 100% merino superwash yarn, spun in Italy and full of luxury at a great price. With 95 yards per skein you can work up your favorite projects with one or all of our seven colors of yarn.
A Pair of Knitting Needles
TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:
Knit Stitch – K
Knit 5 Together Through Back Loop (k5tog tbl): Insert the needle from the right into the back loops of five stitches at the same time and knit them together as one stitch.
Cast On:Multiple of 4 sts + 1.
(Wrong Side) K2, *(p1, yo, p1, yo, p1) in next st, k3; rep from *, end last rep k2.
P2, *k5, p3; rep from *, end last rep p2.
K2, *p5, k3; rep from *, end last rep k2.
P2, *k5tog tbl, p3; rep from *, end last rep p2.
K4, *(p1, yo, p1, yo, p1) in next st, k3; rep from *, end k1.
P4, *k5, p3; rep from *, end p1.
K4, *p5, k3; rep from *, end k1.
P4, *k5tog tbl, p3; rep from *, end p1.
Repeat rows 1-8 until you have reached your desired length.
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