This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the reverse stockinette chevron stitch. This simple knit and purl pattern creates wavy texture that’s perfect for large pieces of fabric, like sweaters, afghans, and bags.
Row 1 (RS): K5, *p1, k5; rep from * to end.
Row 2: K1, *p3, k3; rep from * to last 4 stitches, p3, k1.
Row 3: P2, *k1, p2; rep from * to end.
Row 4: P1, *k3, p3; rep from * to last 4 stitches, k3, p1.
Row 5: K2, *p1, k5; rep from * to last 3 stitches, p1, k2.
Row 6: Purl all stitches.
Repeat rows 1 – 6 until you have reached your desired length.
After a few repeats your pattern should look like this:
Example of the Reverse Stockinette Chevron Stitch (click for larger)
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