How to Knit the Reverse Stockinette Chevron Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #72


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.

Skill: Easy

Cast On: Multiples of 6 + 5

For this pattern you will need to know the following techniques:

Knit – k

Purl – p

Pattern:

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

Example of the Reverse Stockinette Chevron Stitch (click for larger)

music in video is from demo 2008 by (Latchxe9 Swing) / CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

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