The Seed Stitch is a basic knitting pattern that is a great way to add texture to a project. It's alternating of knitting and purling plays with other stitch patterns well and is a good pattern for borders.
The Box Stitch pattern is similar to the seed stitch since it alternates knits and purls but in a 2x2 pattern rather than 1x1. The result is a checkered texture that is great for washcloths, pillows, and scarves.
This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the garter slip stitch stitch. This stitch creates a beautiful textured pattern. The garter slip stitch stitch would be great for baby booties, cowls, and hats!
This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the tile stitch. This stitch creates a fancy block design with lots of texture. The tile stitch would be great for scarves, coffee cozies, and blankets!
The Tweed Stitch is a great pattern for beginner knitters to help move beyond the normal knit and purl stitch. It creates a pebble like textured fabric that’s great for scarves, bags, and even sweaters. It’s also a great stitch for menswear.
The Ridged Rib Stitch is a reversible broken rib style pattern that creates a waffle like texture. This stitch is useful when making blankets, bags, hats, scarves, and mittens. It can even be used for the cuffs of socks.
The Linen Stitch simulates a woven fabric like linen by alternating wrapped stitches over slip stitches. The result is a tight dense fabric that is very sturdy and durable. It’s great for masculine scarves, pot holders, bags, and jackets.