Knot Ridges with Twists Stitch

Stitch Description

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the knot ridges with twists stitch. This stitch uses two colors, slip stitches and a 3 stitch cable to create a lovely fabric with little bumps and twists. The knot ridges with twists stitch would be great to for baby sweaters, mittens or cozy lap blankets.

Video Tutorial


Knit Stitch
Purl Stitch
sl st
Slip Stitch
Cable 3 Right – slip next 2sts onto cable needle hold to back of work, k1, k2 from cable needle.

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 4

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 8 + 5

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 8 + 5

    • Note: Slip all stitches purlwise
    • Row 1: (right side) Using A, k5, *C3R, k5; rep from * to end
    • Row 2: Using A, purl
    • Row 3: Using B, [k1, sl 1] twice, k1, * sl 3, [k1, sl 1] twice, k1; rep from * to end
    • Row 4: Using B, [k1, sl 1] twice, k1, * yf, sl 3, yb, [k1, sl 1] twice, k1; rep from * to end

Repeat rows 1-4 until you have reached your desired length.

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