How to Knit the Medallion Rib Stitch

How to Knit the Medallion Rib Stitch

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the medallion rib stitch. This stitch creates a beautiful rib pattern. The medallion rib stitch would be great for baby sweaters, scarves, and hats!

Materials Used in this Tutorial


Valley Yarns Northampton

Sourced the softest wool WEBS could find and dyed in a beautiful collection of solid colors and heathered shades. It is a dream to felt and soft enough for cozy garments. Valley Yarns Northampton also has a whopping 247 yards per skein. It is beautiful and economical. Made in Peru.

A Pair of Knitting Needles


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Knit Stitch – K
Cable 2 Back (C2B)-

Skill: Intermediate
Cast On:Multiple of 8 sts + 4.

Pattern Instructions

  1. Row 1

    (Right Side): p4, *yb, sl 2 purlwise, C2B, p4; rep from * to end.

  2. Row 2

    k4, *yf, sl 2 purlwise, purl the 2nd st on left hand needle, then the 1st st, slipping both sts from needle tog, k4; rep from * to end.

  3. Row 3


  4. Row 4


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

Swatch Photos

Example of the Medallion Rib Stitch. (Right Side)

Example of the Medallion Rib Stitch. Right Side (Click for Larger Image)

Example of the Medallion Rib Stitch. (Wrong Side)

Example of the Medallion Rib Stitch. Wrong Side (Click for Larger Image)

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