The Double Basket Weave Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #127

Stitch Description

The Double Basket Weave Stitch is a really simple knit and purl stitch. It’s a great choice for blankets, bags, and pillows.

Video Tutorial


Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 8

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 4 + 3

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 4 + 3

  • Row 1 (RS): Knit
  • Row 2: *K3, p1; rep from * to last sts, k3
  • Row 3: Knit
  • Row 4: (row 2) *K3, p1, rep from * to last sts, k3
  • Row 5: Knit
  • Row 6: K1, *p1, k3; rep from * to last 2 sts, p1, k1
  • Row 7: Knit
  • Row 8: (row 6) K1, *p1, k3; rep from * to last 2 sts, p1, k1
  • Repeat these 8 rows until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Double Basket Weave Stitch Right Side

Example of the Double Basket Weave Stitch Wrong Side

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