This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the knot stitch. This stitch creates tightly knit diagonal rows of knots making for sophisticated texture. The knot stitch would be great for sweaters, hats, purses and scarves.
Materials Used in this Tutorial
This unbelievably soft wool is made from shrink treated Merino Lambs Wool. It offers the wonderful qualities of traditionally spun wool, but with the convenience of machine washing and drying. Garments made from this yarn will not shrink or fade after numerous machine washings and dryings. Made in the USA.
Addi Lace Click Long Tip
Meet the latest addition to the addi Click family: Longer Lace Tips have the same sharp point as the regular Lace needles, but are just over 5 inches in length, which some knitters prefer. Each kit includes US sizes 4 – 11, along with 3 pliable blue addi SOS Lifeline insertion Cords. This ingenious set comes in a vibrant pink case.
TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:
Cast On: Multiples of 2 + 1
(right side) knit
k1, *p2tog without slipping sts off needle, then k tog the same sts; rep from *to end.
*p2tog without slipping sts off needle, then k tog the same 2sts; rep from * to last st, k1.
Repeat these 4 rows until you have reached your desired length.