Double Rice Stitch

The Double Rice Knitting Stitch Pattern

About this Stitch Pattern

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the double rice stitch. This simple pattern creates a subtle textured fabric that is firm. It’s a good option for beginners who want to experiment with knitting through the back loop and is perfect for washcloths, bags, and blankets.

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Techniques Used In This Stitch Pattern

Stitch Pattern Details

Skill Level


Row Count


Stitch Repeat

Multiples of 2 + 1

Stitch Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 2 + 1

    • Row 1: (WS): P1, *k tbl, p1; rep from * to end
    • Row 2: Knit
    • Row 3: *K tbl, p1; rep from * to last st, k tbl
    • Row 4: Knit

Repeat these 4 rows until you have reached your desired length.

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