The Diamond Rib Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #234

Stitch Description

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the diamond rib stitch. The diamond rib stitch creates a beautiful diamond and rib pattern. The diamond rib stitch would be great for baby blankets, scarves, and shawls!

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Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
yo
Yarn Over
k2tog
Knit 2 Together
psso
Pass Slipped Stitch Over


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 8

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 9 + 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On:Multiples of 9 + 2

  • Row 1: (Right Side): P2, *k2tog [k1, yo] twice, k1, sl 1, k1, psso, p2; rep from * to end.
  • Row 2: K2, *p7, k2; rep from * to end.
  • Row 3: P2, *k2tog, yo, k3, yo, sl 1, k1, psso, p2; rep from * to end.
  • Row 4: K2, *p7, k2; rep from * to end.
  • Row 5: P2, *k1, yo, sl 1, k1, psso, k1, k2tog, yo, k1, p2; rep from * to end.
  • Row 6: K2, *p7, k2; rep from * to end.
  • Row 7: P2, *k2, yo, sl 1, k2tog, psso, yo, k2, p2; rep from * to end.
  • Row 8: K2, *p7, k2; rep from * to end.

Repeat rows 1-8 until you have reached your desired length.

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