The Check Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #42

Stitch Description

The Check Stitch pattern is a basic checker pattern that has a great texture. This stitch can be used for washcloths and blankets.

Video Tutorial

Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Beginner

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 4

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 3 + 1

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 3 + 1

  • Row 1 (RS): Knit all sts.
  • Row 2: Purl all sts.
  • Row 3: K1, *p2, k1; rep from * to end.
  • Row 4: Purl all sts.
  • Repeat rows 1 – 4 until you have reached your desired length.

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