The Half Linen Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #25

Stitch Description

The Half Linen Stitch pattern creates a woven effect and a fabric that is somewhat more dense than others as well as more durable. It is great for projects like bags and coats.

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Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
sl
Slip Stitch
wyif
With Yarn In Front
wyib
With Yarn In Back


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 4

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 2 + 1

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 2 + 1

  • Row 1 (RS): K1, *wyif, sl 1, wyib, k1; rep from * to end.
  • Row 2: Purl all sts.
  • Row 3: K2, *wyif, sl 1, wyib, 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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