How to Knit the French Selvedge Edge Stitch

How to Knit the French Selvedge Edge Stitch

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the french selvedge edge stitch. The french selvedge edge stitch is the most traditional of edge.

Materials Used in this Tutorial


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A Pair of Knitting Needles


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Knit Stitch – K
Stockinette Stitch-St st

Skill: Easy
Cast On:Any number of stitches.

Pattern Instructions

  1. Step 1

    (Right Side): slip the 1st st knitwise, work until the end of the row.

  2. Step 2

    knit the last st.

  3. Step 3

    Slip the 1st st purlwise, purl all stitches.

  4. Step 4

    purl the last st.

Repeat steps 1-4 until you have reached your desired length.

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