The Loop Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #75

Stitch Description

The Loop Stitch is a simple pattern which creates a nicely textured fabric. It is great for scarves and cowls, as well as afghans, bags, and pillows.

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Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
sl
Slip Stitch
wyib
With Yarn in Back


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 4

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 2 + 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 2 + 2

  • Row 1: Knit all sts.
  • Row 2: K1, *sl 1 purlwise wyib, k1; rep from * to the last stitch, k1.
  • Row 3: Knit all sts.
  • Row 4: K2, *sl 1 purlwise wyib, k1; rep from * to the last stitch, k1
  • Repeat rows 1 – 4 until you have reached your desired length.

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