The Tweed Stitch is a great pattern for beginner knitters to help move beyond the normal knit and purl stitch. It creates a pebble like fabric that is unique in all of knitting. It’s deep texture makes it ideal for washcloths and sock soles or anything that needs durability.
Cast On: Multiples of 2 + 1
- Row 1 (RS): P2, *wyib, sl 1 purlwise, wyif, p1; rep from * to last st, p1
- Row 2: K1, *wyif, sl 1 purlwise, wyib, k1; rep from * to end
Repeat these 2 rows until you have reached your desired length.