Tag: slip stitch

The Basket Rib Stitch

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the basket rib stitch. This technique is a rib stitch similar to a 1x1 rib, that creates a grid or waffle like pattern. It is great as an alternative to a regular 1x1 rib, but it does not have …

The Garter Slip Stitch

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the garter slip stitch stitch. This stitch creates a beautiful textured pattern. The garter slip stitch stitch would be great for baby booties, cowls, and hats!

The Whelk Stitch

The Whelk Stitch is a slip stitch pattern which creates a waffle-like textured fabric. It’s a fantastic choice for men’s wear, as well as washcloths and blankets.

The Smock Stitch

The Smock stitch creates a raised diamond pattern that will give an interesting texture to designs like pullovers and bags. Also known as: smocking stitch.

With Yarn in Back (wyib)

The With Yarn in Back instruction (abbreviated as wyib) is found generally in pattern where you slip a stitch. The abbreviation is really quite straightforward: it literally means that you bring your yarn to the back of the work. This instruction is used to distinguish points in your pattern where …

The Faux Cable Edging :: Knitting Stitch #524

The Faux Cable Edging is a delicate mock cable rib. Using slipped stitches and eyelets, it is a simple stitch with a lot of visual payoff. With it's vintage look, it would work well at the hem and cuffs of a cardigan or on babywear.

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