The Rick Rib Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #47

Stitch Description

The Rick Rib Stitch is a lace pattern that creates a series of vertical ribs, spaced out by a web of lace mesh. The effect is more like a traditional rib when used with bulkier yarn. It is a great stitch to use for afghans and scarves.

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Knit Stitch
Purl Stitch
Yarn Over
Slip Stitch
Pass Slip Stitch Over

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Any even number of stitches

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Any even number of stitches

  • Row 1: K1, *yo, sl 1, wyib k1, psso; rep from * to last st, k1.
  • Row 2: P1, *yo, sl 1, wyif p1, psso; rep from * to last st, p1.
  • Repeat rows 1-2 until you have reached your desired length.

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