The Horizontal Herringbone stitch is not easy to master. This is a complicated, but beautiful stitch that creates a woven looking fabric similar to the herringbone material used to make men’s suits. It’s gorgeous lines add class and sophistication to patterns like scarfs, cowls, and bags.
Cast On: Multiples of 2
- Row 1 (RS): *Ssk, dropping only the first stitch off your needle,* rep from * to last st, k.
- Row 2: *P2tog, dropping only the first stitch off your needle,* rep from * to last st, p.
Repeat rows 1 – 2 until you have reached your desired length.
NOTE: This pattern will not reveal itself until two full rows have been completed