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
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
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 Faggoting Stitch Wrong Side (click for larger)