The Woven Stitch

Stitch Description

The Woven Stitch uses knit and purl stitches to simulate basketweave style fabric. Using basic knit and purl stitch combinations, this all-over pattern gives the look of interwoven strips on knitting. This simple knitting stitch pattern is great for washcloths and blankets.

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Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Intermediate

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 8

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 4 + 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 4 + 2

  • Row 1 (RS): Knit
  • Row 2: Purl
  • Row 3: K2, *p2, k2; rep from * to end
  • Row 4: P2, *k2, p2; rep from * to end
  • Row 5: Knit
  • Row 6: Purl
  • Row 7: P2, *k2, p2; rep from * to end
  • Row 8: K2, *p2, k2; rep from * to end

Repeat these 8 rows until you have reached your desired length.

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