How to Knit the Seed Rib Stitch

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the seed rib stitch. Just like it sounds, this pattern is a combination of the Seed Stitch and the traditional 1×1 Rib Stitch. It creates an interesting, textured rib fabric that will add a lot of interest to your regular old scarves, washcloths, and blankets. It’s also a great alternative for hats and cuffs.

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Continental Style

Skill: Beginner

Cast On: Multiples of 4 + 3

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

Knit – k

Purl – p

Pattern:

Row 1: P1, k1, *p3, k1; rep from * to last st, p1.
Row 2: K3, *p1, k3; rep from * to end.

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

After a few repeats your pattern should look like this:

Example of the Seed Rib Stitch (Right Side)

Example of the Seed Rib Stitch (Right Side)

Example of the Seed Rib Stitch (Wrong Side)

Example of the Seed Rib Stitch (Wrong Side)

music in video is from demo 2008 by (Latch\xe9 Swing) / CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

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