How to Knit the I Cord Edge Stitch

How to Knit the I Cord Selvedge Edge

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the i cord edge stitch. This stitch creates a dense but delicate criss cross pattern with lots of texture. The i cord edge stitch would be great for all of your edging projects!

Materials Used in this Tutorial


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Imperial Yarn Native Twist

Native Twist (Imperial’s most popular product) is a single-ply, lofty yarn. The bulky weight creates a soft, smooth knit fabric, making it an excellent option for heavy-weight outerwear such as coats and sweaters.

A Pair of Knitting Needles


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TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:

Knit Stitch – K
Purl-P
Stockinette Stitch-st st

Skill: Easy
Cast On:cast on 3 sts per side

Pattern Instructions

  1. Row 1

    (Right Side): knit across until the last 3 sts.

  2. Row 2

    slip the last 3 sts purlwise.

Repeat rows 1 and 2 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the I Cord Selvedge Edge. (Right Side)

Example of the I Cord Selvedge Edge. Right Side (Click for Larger Image)

Example of the I Cord Selvedge Edge. (Wrong Side)

Example of the I Cord Selvedge Edge. Wrong Side (Click for Larger Image)

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