Double Rice Stitch

Stitch Description

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.

Video Tutorial





Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
ktbl
Knit Through the Back Loop

Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 4

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 2 + 1

Stitch Characteristics

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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