How to Knit the Moss Rib Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #115

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the moss rib stitch. This basic pattern uses alternating knits and purls to create a rib stitch. It’s great for a simple beginner throw or scarf.

Skill: Beginner
Cast On: Multiples of 4 + 1

Knit – k
Purl – p

Pattern Instructions:

Row 1 (RS): K2, *p1, k3; rep from * to last 3 sts, p1, k2
Row 2: P1, *k3, p1; rep from * to end

Repeat these 2 rows until you have reached your desired length.

Example of the Moss Rib Stitch Right Side (click for larger)
Example of the Moss Rib Stitch

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