How to Knit the Rickrack Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #136

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the rickrack stitch. This pattern creates a really cool lacy stitch. Its great for shawls and throws.

Click for the Left Handed version

Skill: Intermediate
Cast On: Multiples of 3 + 1

TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:
Knit – k
Purl – p
Yarn Over – yo
Slip Slip Knit – SSK
Purl 2 Together – p2tog

Pattern Instructions:

Row 1 (RS): K1, *yo, ssk, k1; rep from * to end

Row 2: K1, *yo, p2tog, k1; rep from * to end

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

Example of the Rickrack Faggoting Stitch Right Side (click for larger)
Example of the Rickrack Stitch Right Side

Example of the Rickrack Faggoting Stitch Wrong Side (click for larger)
Example of the Rickrack Stitch Left Side

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