This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the loop stitch. This simple pattern creates a nicely textured fabric that is great for scarves and cowls, as well as afghans, bags, and pillows.
Cast On: Multiples of 2 + 2
For this pattern you will need to know the following techniques:
Knit – k
Slip Stitch – sl st
Row 1: Knit all sts.
Row 2: K1, *sl 1 purlwise wyib, k1; rep from * to the last stitch, k1.
Row 3: Knit all sts.
Row 4: K2, *sl 1 purlwise wyib, k1; rep from * to the last stitch, k1
Repeat rows 1 – 4 until you have reached your desired length.
After a few repeats your pattern should look like this:
Example of the Loop Stitch: Right Side (click for larger)
How to Knit the Loop Stitch: Wrong Side (click for larger)
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