The Color Seeded Pattern Stitch

Stitch Description

The color seeded pattern is a mosaic colorwork stitch. It creates a fabric composed of vertical slipped stitch columns on top of a background of multicolored seed stitch. It’s an easy pattern for beginner knitters looking to explore colorwork knitting.

Because of it’s heavy texture, the color seeded pattern is a great stitch for washcloths, pillows, or even blankets.

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Abbreviations

P
Purl
K
Knit
Sl ST
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 4 + 3

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 4 + 3

  • Row 1 (Right Side): Color A – P1, *k1, p1; rep from *.
  • Row 2: P1, *k1, p1; rep from *.
  • Row 3: Color B – P1, k1, p1, *sl 1 wyib, p1, k1, p1; rep from *.
  • Row 4: P1, k1, p1, *sl 1 wyif, p1, k1, p1; rep from *.

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

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