This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the rank and file stitch. This slip stitch pattern creates a ribbed fabric with an interesting texture. It’s great for men’s scarves, sweater accents, and blankets.
Cast On: Multiples of 2
Row 1: Knit all stitches
Row 2: K1, *yf, sl 2, yb, sl 2 back to main needle, k those 2 sts; rep from * to last st, k1
Row 3: K1, *p1, yb, sl 1, yf; rep from * to last st, k1
Row 4: K1, *yf, sl 1, yb, k1; rep from * to last st, k1
Repeat rows 1 – 4 until you have reached your desired length.
After a few repeats your pattern should look like this: