How to Knit The Garter Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #9

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The garter stitch is the most basic and simple of knitting patterns. It is the first pattern most beginning knitters learn.

Skill: Beginner


Row 1: Knit all stitches.

Repeat row 1 until you have reached your desired length.

After a few repeats your pattern should look like this:

Example of the Garter Stitch

Example of the Garter Stitch

Patterns that use this stitch:

Kimono fGarter Stitch Baby Kimono
by Joji Locatelli

His-and-Hers-Spring-SlippersNola’s slipper pattern
by Nola Miller

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