The Close Check Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #91

Stitch Description

The Close Check Stitch is a simple pattern is great for beginners who want a reversible fabric. It’s perfect for washcloths and blankets.

Video Tutorial

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Knit Stitch
Purl Stitch

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 8

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 6 + 3

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 6 + 3

  • Row 1:P3, *k3, p3; rep from * to end
  • Row 2:K3, *p3, k3; rep from * to end
  • Row 3:P3, *k3, p3; rep from * to end
  • Row 4:K3, *p3, k3; rep from * to end
  • Row 5:K3, *p3, k3; rep from * to end
  • Row 6:P3, *k3, p3; rep from * to end
  • Row 7:K3, *p3, k3; rep from * to end
  • Row 8:P3, *k3, p3; rep from * to end
  • Repeat rows 1 – 8 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Close Check Stitch

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