The Texture Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #154

Stitch Description

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the Textured stitch. This simple pattern uses slip stitches to create a nicely textured fabric, perfect for washcloths, manly scarves, and afghans.

Video Tutorial


Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
sl st
Slip Stitch
wyif
With Yarn In Front
wyib
With Yarn In Back


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 2 + 1

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 2 + 1

  • Row 1 (RS): Purl all sts
  • Row 2: K1, *wyif, sl 1 purlwise, wyib, k1; rep from * to end.
  • Repeat these 2 rows until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Texture Stitch Right SideExample of the Texture Stitch Wrong Side

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