Stitch Attribute: diagonal

The Caterpillar Stitch

The caterpillar stitch is a simple knit and purl pattern that creates a fabric with short diagonal lines. This subtle texture looks like little caterpillars working their way across the fabric.

The Broad Spiral Rib Stitch

The Broad Spiral is a mock cable ribbing stitch. It consists of columns of small table twists, stacked closely on top of each other creating a spiral effect.

The Mitered Square

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit a mitered square. This technique is used to create square pieces of fabric when knitting flat. By decreasing at a particular point in your work you can make a 45 degree angle that looks really nice with garter stitch. Mitered …

The 6-Stitch Spiral Cable

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the 6-stitch spiral cable stitch. This stitch uses simple cable techniques to create a complicated-looking cable motif. The 6-stitch spiral cable stitch would be great for aran sweaters, book covers, and home decor items!

The Slanting Open-Work Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #21

The Slanting Open-Work Stitch is a basic lace stitch pattern that uses a combination of yarn overs and k2tog to create a diagonal mesh. It's great for large pieces of fabric that can be used for blankets, pillows, or even bags. It's also a good stitch for beginning knitters.

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