The Vertical Bar Line Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #151

Stitch Description

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the vertical bar line stitch. This is a simple slip stitch pattern that gives your fabric an interesting, woven effect and would be great when used in an afghan or pillow.

Video Tutorial


Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch

sl
Slip Stitch

Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 4 + 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 4 + 2

  • Row 1 (RS): P2, *k2, p2; rep from * to end.
  • Row 2: K2 * sl 2 purlwise wyib, k2; rep from * to end.
  • Repeat Rows 1-2 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Vertical Bar Line Stitch Right SideExample of the Vertical Bar Line Stitch Wrong Side

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