Large Eyelet Rib Stitch

Large Eyelet Rib Knitting Stitch Pattern

About this Stitch Pattern

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the large eyelet rib stitch. This stitch adds a feminine touch to the traditional rib stitch. The large eyelet rib stitch would be great for shawls, blankets and anywhere you’d like to dress up your ribbing!

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Techniques Used In This Stitch Pattern

Stitch Pattern Details

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Row Count


Stitch Repeat

Multiples of 6 + 2

Stitch Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 6 + 2

  • Row 1: (right side) *P2, k2tog, [yo] twice, sl 1, k1, psso; rep from * to last 2 sts, p2.
  • Row 2: K2, *p1, knit into first yo, purl into 2nd yarn over, p1, k2; rep from *to end
  • Row 3: *P2, k4; rep from * to last 2 sts, p2.
  • Row 4: k2, *p4, k2; rep from * to end
  • Repeat these 4 rows until you have reached your desired length.

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Stitch Pattern Characteristics


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7 thoughts on “Large Eyelet Rib Stitch

  1. carolyn kirkland says:

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  3. Lenore and Williams says:

    I really like this rib and would like to use it for socks. Is there a pattern that would enable you to work it in the round?

  4. Delores Ungerleider says:

    This lovely stitch looks great on both the front and back. Would make a very nice looking cowl.

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