The Open Honeycomb Stitch :: Knitting Stitch 232

Stitch Description

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the open honeycomb stitch. The open honeycomb stitch creates a cell shaped pattern. The open honeycomb stitch would be great for hats, sweaters, and shawls!

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Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
t2f
Twist 2 Front (also Left Twist)
t2b
Twist 2 Back (also Right Twist)


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Intermediate

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 8

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 4 + 1

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On:Multiples of 4 + 1

  • Row 1: (Right Side): 1 edge st *T2B, T2F; rep from * to last st, 1 edge st.
  • Row 2: Purl.
  • Row 3: Knit.
  • Row 4: Purl.
  • Row 5: 1 edge st, *T2F, T2B; rep from * to last st, 1 edge st; rep from * to end.
  • Row 6: Purl.
  • Row 7: Knit.
  • Row 8: Purl.

Repeat rows 1-8 until you have reached your desired length.

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