This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the double lace rib stitch.This is a relatively simple way to dress up the rib stitch that does not pull in the the fabric as much as traditional ribbing. The double lace rib would be great as a decorative panel in any project or could be used to add a little bit of beautiful texture. It’s perfect for a scarf just on it’s own.
Cast On: Multiples of 6 + 2
TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:
Knit – k
Yarn Over Needle – yon
Knit two together through the back loop – k2tog tbl
Knit two together – k2tog
Yarn forward round needle – yfrn
Note: This pattern is completely reversible.
Row 1 (Right Side): K2, *p1, yon, K2tog tbl, p1, k2; rep from * to end
Row 2: p2, *k1, p2; rep * to end
Row 3: K2, *P1, K2tog, yfrn, p1, k2; rep from * to end
Row 4: p2, *k1, p2; rep * to end
Repeat these 4 rows until you have reached your desired length.
After a few repeats your pattern should look like this:
Example of the Double Lace Rib Stitch Right Side (click for larger)
Example of the Double Lace Rib Stitch Wrong Side (click for larger)
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