The Chevron Rib Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #225

Stitch Description

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the chevron rib stitch. The chevron rib stitch creates a small ribbed but delicate design. The chevron rib stitch would be great for hats, scarves, and socks!

Video Tutorial

Materials Used


SOYSILK® brand fiber is made from the residue of soybeans from tofu manufacturing. This process is 100-percent natural and free of any petrochemicals, making it an extremely environmentally friendly product. SOYSILK® brand fiber offers superior moisture absorption and ventilation properties along with beautiful draping, softness and warmth.

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Knit Stitch
Purl Stitch

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 4

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 18 + 1

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On:Multiple of 18 + 1

  • Row 1: (Right Side): P1, *k1, p2, k2, p2, k1,p1; rep from * to end.
  • Row 2: *K3, p2, k2, p2, k1, [p2, k2] twice; rep from * to last st, k1.
  • Row 3: *[P2, k2] twice, p3, k2, p2, k2, p1; rep from * to last st, p1.
  • Row 4: *K1, p2, k2, p2, k5, p2, k2, p2; rep from * to last st, k1.

Repeat rows 1-4 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Chevron Rib I Stitch. (Right Side)

Example of the Chevron Rib I Stitch. Right Side (click for larger image)

Example of the Chevron Rib I Stitch. (Wrong Side)

Example of the Chevron Rib I Stitch. Wrong Side (click for larger image)

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