The Slip Knit Yarn Over Pass Stitch (SKYP) :: Knitting Stitch #48

Stitch Description

The Slip Knit Yarn Over Pass Stitch, or (SKYP) is a pattern that creates a lacy rib stitch that has a diagonal design and a great texture. It’s perfect for socks, afghans, and washcloths.

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Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
yo
Yarn Over
sl
Slip Stitch
psso
Pass Slip Stitch Over


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Intermediate

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 2 + 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 2 + 2

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

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