The Rose Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #221

Stitch Description

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the rose stitch. The rose stitch creates a criss cross design. The rose stitch would be great for hats, blankets, and scarves!

Video Tutorial


Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
k1b
Knit one Below


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 4

  Pattern Repeat 
Panel of 8 sts.

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Panel of 8 sts.

  • Row 1: (wrong side): K2, *p1, k1; rep from * to last st, k1.
  • Row 2: K1, *K1B, k1; rep from * to end.
  • Row 3: K1, *p1, k1; rep from * to end.
  • Row 4: K1, *K1B, k1; rep from * to last st, k1.

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

Swatch Photos

Example of the Rose Stitch. (Right Side)

Example of the Rose Stitch. Right Side (Click for larger image)

Example of the Rose Stitch. (Wrong Side)

Example of the Rose Stitch. Wrong Side (Click for larger image)


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