Double Mock Ribbing Stitch

Stitch Description

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the double mock ribbing stitch. This stitch creates a dense but delicate pattern with lots of texture. The double mock ribbing stitch would be great for cowls, scarves, and sweaters!

Video Tutorial


Knit Stitch
Purl Stitch
Slip Stitch
Insert your main needle as if to purl

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiple of 4 sts + 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 4 + 2

Row 1 (Wrong Side): k2, *p2, k2; rep from * to end.
Row 2: p2, *keeping yarn in front of work sl 2 purlwise, p2; rep from * to end.

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

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