ribbing Archive

The German Twisted Cast On :: Cast On #5

*+-The German Twisted Cast On is a variation of the Long Tail Cast On. It is sometimes known as the Old Norwegian Cast On. By adding an extra twist while casting on, this method gives a little more stretch to your edging. It is also a deeper cast on making …

The Mistake Rib Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #529

*+-The Mistake Rib Stitch is a deceptively simple pattern that uses offset stitches to create its signature seeded ribs. Unlike most ribs, this stitch doesn't pull the fabric in. It is a wonderful reversible pattern with a rich texture that would work well for scarfs, blankets, and other cozy projects.

How to Knit the Italian Cast On

*+-This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the italian cast on. This method of starting a project is great for 1x1 ribbing as well as brioche. It is almost invisible and has a great amount of stretch, making is perfect for cuffs on socks and sleeves …

How to Knit the Fluted Fabric Stitch

*+-This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit in the fluted fabric stitch. This is a woven rib pattern that creates a slightly dense fabric that is reversible. It's great for afghans and sweaters or anything that could benefit from a more structured fabric.

How to Knit the Double Knit Fabric Stitch

*+-This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit in the double knit fabric stitch. This is a faux rib pattern that creates a thick, squishy fabric, perfect for warm sweaters and blankets. It should not be confused with double knitting, which is a technique often associated with …

How to Knit the Shadow Rib Stitch

*+-This video will help you learn how to knit the shadow rib stitch english style. This pattern creates a mock rib pattern that does not pull in like normal ribbing, which makes it great for creating texture on sweaters, scarves, and afghans.

How to Knit the Rick Rib Stitch

*+-This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the rick rib stitch. This lace pattern creates a series of vertical ribs, spaced out by a web of lace mesh. The effect is more like a traditional rib when used with bulkier yarn. It is a great stitch …

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