The 4 Stitch Garter Ribs Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #200

Stitch Description

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the 4 stitch garter rib stitch. This stitch is a very simple way to create interest on large areas of garter stitch. The 4 stitch garter rib stitch would be great for blankets, bags or scarves!

Video Tutorial


Knit Stitch
Purl Stitch

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 1

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 8 + 4

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: Multiples of 8 + 4

  • Row 1: *K4, p4; rep from * to last 4 sts, k4

Repeat row 1 until you reach your desired length.

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