About this Stitch Pattern
The Garter Rib Stitch is a ribbing pattern which consists of alternating offset rows of garter stitch. The offset is achieved by repeating a section of only knit stitches, and following it with a section of purl stitches. The stitch produces a raised stockinette style ribbing effect on a garter stitch style backdrop.This is a simple pattern and great for beginning knitters that can be used for projects like blankets, pillows and scarves.
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Techniques Used In This Stitch Pattern
Stitch Pattern Details
Stitch Pattern Instructions
Cast On: Multiples of 8
- Row 1 (RS): *K4, p4; rep from * to end
- Row 2: *P4, K4; rep from * to end
Repeat rows 1 – 2 until you have reached your desired length.