The Little Pyramid Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #145

Stitch Description

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the Little Pyramid Stitch. This simple knit and purl pattern creates a textured fabric made up of little triangles. It’s great for everything from scarves to washcloths and afghans.

Video Tutorial


Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 6

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 6 + 5

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 6 + 5

  • Row 1: k5, *p1, k5; rep from * to end.
  • Row 2: k1, *p3, k3; rep from * end with p3, k1.
  • Row 3: p2, *k1, p5; rep from * end with k1, p2.
  • Row 4: p2, *k1, p5; rep from * end with k1, p2.
  • Row 5: k1, *p3, k3; rep from * end with p3, k1.
  • Row 6: k5, *p1, k5; rep from * to end.
  • Repeat rows 1-6 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Little Pyramid Stitch Right Side

Example of the Little Pyramid Stitch Wrong Side

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