The Diamond Rib Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #234

Stitch Description

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the diamond rib stitch. The diamond rib stitch creates a beautiful diamond and rib pattern. The diamond rib stitch would be great for baby blankets, scarves, and shawls!

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Materials Used

Valley Yarns Northampton

Sourced the softest wool WEBS could find and dyed in a beautiful collection of solid colors and heathered shades. It is a dream to felt and soft enough for cozy garments. Valley Yarns Northampton also has a whopping 247 yards per skein. It is beautiful and economical. Made in Peru.

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Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
yo
Yarn Over
k2tog
Knit 2 Together
psso
Pass Slipped Stitch Over


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 8

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 9 + 2

Stitch Characteristics

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Pattern Instructions

Cast On:Multiples of 9 + 2

  • Row 1: (Right Side): P2, *k2tog [k1, yo] twice, k1, sl 1, k1, psso, p2; rep from * to end.
  • Row 2: K2, *p7, k2; rep from * to end.
  • Row 3: P2, *k2tog, yo, k3, yo, sl 1, k1, psso, p2; rep from * to end.
  • Row 4: K2, *p7, k2; rep from * to end.
  • Row 5: P2, *k1, yo, sl 1, k1, psso, k1, k2tog, yo, k1, p2; rep from * to end.
  • Row 6: K2, *p7, k2; rep from * to end.
  • Row 7: P2, *k2, yo, sl 1, k2tog, psso, yo, k2, p2; rep from * to end.
  • Row 8: K2, *p7, k2; rep from * to end.

Repeat rows 1-8 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Diamond Rib Stitch. (Right Side)

Example of the Diamond Rib Stitch. Right Side (Click for Larger Image)

Example of the Diamond Rib Stitch. (Wrong Side)

Example of the Diamond Rib Stitch. Wrong Side (Click for Larger Image)


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