The Flecked Tweed Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #124

Stitch Description

The Flecked Tweed Stitch is a simple colorwork pattern that looks much more complicated than it actually is. By utilizing slipped stitches, this normal colorwork stripe is turned into an intricate pattern. It’s perfect for scarves, blankets, hats, mittens, socks…pretty much anything!

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Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
SL
Slip Stitch
WYIB
With Yarn In Back
WYIF
With Yarn in Front


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Intermediate

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 4

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 4 + 3

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 4 + 3

  • Row 1 (WS): Using A, p1, wyib, sl 1, wyif, *p3, wyib, sl 1, wyif; rep from * to last st, p1
  • Row 2: Using A, k1, sl 1, *k3, sl 1; rep from * to last st, k1
  • Row 3: Using B, p3, *wyib, sl 1, wyif, p3; rep from * to end
  • Row 4: Using B, k3, *sl 1, k3; rep from * to end.
  • Repeat these 4 rows until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Flecked Tweed Stitch Right Side

Example of the Flecked Tweed Stitch Wrong Side

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