How to Knit the Open Work Mullions Stitch

Stitch Description

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the open work mullions stitch. This stitch creates a dense but delicate pattern with lots of texture. The open work mullion stitch would be great for coffee cozies, scarves, and socks!

Video Tutorial


Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch

sl st
Slip Stitch


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Intermediate

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 12

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiple of 6 + 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiple of 6 sts + 2.

  • Row 1 (Right Side): k1, *yf, slip 3, k3; rep from * until the last st in the row, k1.
  • Row 2: purl.
  • Row 3: k1, *yf, slip 3, k3; rep from * until the last st in the row, k1.
  • Row 4: purl.
  • Row 5: k1, *yf, slip 3, k3; rep from * until the last st in the row, k1.
  • Row 6: purl.
  • Row 7: k1, *k3, yf, slip 3; rep from * until the last st in the row, k1.
  • Row 8: purl.
  • Row 9: k1, *k3, yf, slip 3; rep from * until the last st in the row, k1.
  • Row 10: purl.
  • Row 11: k1, *k3, yf, slip 3; rep from * until the last st in the row, k1.
  • Row 12: purl.

Repeat rows 1-12 until you have reached your desired length.

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