This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the portcullis stitch. The portcullis stitch creates an interesting symmetrical ribbed pattern. The portcullis stitch would be great for blankets, hats, and cowls!
Materials Used in this Tutorial
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.
A Pair of Knitting Needles
TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:
Cast On:Multiple of 4 sts + 2 st.
(Wrong Side): Purl.
K2tog, *(k1, yo, k1) in the same st, sl 1-k2tog-psso; rep from *, end (k1, yo, k1) in the same stitch, ssk.
Repeat rows 1 and 2 until you have reached your desired length.
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