The Fancy Slip Stitch Rib

Stitch Description

The Fancy Slip Stitch Rib is a simple pattern that creates a puffy ribbed fabric. Using a series of slipped stitches, elongated ribs are made that give this knitting pattern a bold look. This alternative to traditional ribbing is great for many projects including scarves, hats, and socks.

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Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
sl
Slip Stitch


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 5 + 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 5 + 2

  • Row 1 (RS): P2, *k1, sl 1 purlwise, k1, p2; rep from * to end.
  • Row 2: K2, *p3, k2; rep from * to end.

Repeat rows 1 – 2 until you have reached your desired length.

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