Zig Zag Stockinette Stitch

About this Stitch Pattern

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the zig zag stockinette stitch. This stitch uses a twisted knit stitch to create a very subtle texture. The zig zag stockinette stitch is a great way to add subdued texture and a earthy feel to sweaters, skirts, pillows and afghans.

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Techniques Used In This Stitch Pattern

Stitch Pattern Details

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Stitch Repeat

Any number of stitches

Stitch Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Any number of stitches

    • Row 1: Knit all sts through the back loop.
    • Row 2: Purl

Repeat rows 1-2 until you have reached your desired length.

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