How to Knit the Swag Stitch

How to Knit the Swag Stitch

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

Materials Used in this Tutorial


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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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TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:

Knit Stitch – K
Purl-P

Skill: Easy
Cast On:Multiple of 5 sts + 2.

Pattern Instructions

  1. Row 1

    (Wrong Side): Purl.

  2. Row 2

    Knit.

  3. Row 3

    Purl.

  4. Row 4

    p2, *sl 3 wyif, p2; rep from *.

  5. Row 5

    Purl.

  6. Row 6

    p2, *sl 3 wyif, p2; rep from *.

Repeat rows 1-6 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Swag Stitch. (Right Side)

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

Example of the Swag Stitch. (Wrong Side)

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


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