How to Knit the Zig Zag Stockinette Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #180

How to Knit the Zig Zag Stockinette Stitch

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the zig zag stockinette stitch. This stitch uses a twisted knit stitch to create a very subtle texture. The zig zag stockinette stitch is a great way to add subdued texture and a earthy feel to sweaters, skirts, pillows and afghans.
Also known as: Twisted Stockinette

Materials Used in this Tutorial


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A pair of knitting needles


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TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:

How to knit Through the Back Loop
How to Knit the Purl Stitch

Skill: Easy
Cast On: Any number of stitches

Pattern Instructions

  1. Row 1

    Knit all sts through the back loop.

  2. Row 2

    Purl

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

Swatch Photos

Example of the Zig Zag Stockinette Stitch Right Side

Example of the Zig Zag Stockinette Stitch Right Side (Click for Larger)

Example of the Zig Zag Stockinette Stitch Wrong Side

Example of the Zig Zag Stockinette Stitch Wrong Side (Click for Larger)


This stitch was originally found on www.craftcookie.com

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