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!
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.
- Knit Stitch
- Purl Stitch
- Twist 2 Front
- Twist 2 Back
Number of Rows: 8
Multiples of 4 + 1
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.
Example of the Open Honeycomb Stitch. Right Side (Click for Larger Image)
Example of the Open Honeycomb Stitch. Wrong Side (Click for Larger Image)