More Stitch ‘patterns’

Granite Stitch Rib

Multiple of 7 (I used 21 for 7 inch square)

YO= Yarn Over

K2 tog = Knit 2 stitches together

P2 tog = Purl 2 stitches together

(If pattern says K2tog or P2 tog twice it means repeat this 2 times)

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Row 1: *K1, P1, K1, (YO, K2 tog twice)

Row 2: *(YO, P2 tog twice), K1, P1, K1

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Lace Rib

Multiple of 6 + 2 (I used 26 stitches for 7 ” square)

YO= Yarn Over

K2tog= Knit 2 stitches together

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Row 1: *P2, K1 (end P2)

Row 2: *K2, P1, YO, K2 tog, P1 (end K2)

Row 3: *P2, K1 (end P2)

Row 4: *K2, P1, K2tog, YO, P1 (end K2)

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Cluster Ribs

Multiple of 3 + 1 (I used 28 st. for 7″ square)

YO= Yarn Over

PSSO= Pass slip stitch over (in this case pass YO over knitted stitches)

Row 1: P1, *K2, P1*

Row 2: K1, *YO, K2, PSSO, K1* (see note for Rows 3 & 4)

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NOTE: Repeat Rows 3 & 4 for pattern after knitting rows 1 & 2

Row 3: P1, *K2, P1*

Row 4: K1, *YO, K2, PSSO, K1

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Knotted Rib

Multiple of 5 (I used 25 st. for 7″ square)

Row 1: P2, *K in front and back of knit stitch, P4* (end K in front, etc., P2)

Row 2: K2, *P2 tog., K4* (end P2tog, K2)

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Double Andalusian Stitch (also called “Double Fleck Stitch)

(2 purl stitches alternating on a knit field; a simple/easy pattern with very nice results!)

Multiple of 12 (I used 24 stitches for 7 inch square)

Row 1: Knit

Row 2: *K2, P4 *

Row 3: Knit

Row 4: P3, *K2, P4 *, end K2, P1

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Feather Stitch

Multple of 7 (I used 21 stitches for 7 inch square)

P2 tog= Purl two stitches together

YO= Yarn Over

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Row 1: P1, P2 tog, YO, K1, YO, P2 tog, P1

Row 2: Purl

Row 3: Knit

Row 4: Purl

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Pique Rib

Multiple of 10

Row 1: *P3, K1, P3, K3*

Row 2: *P3, K3, P1, K3*

Row 3: *P3, K1, P3, K3*

Row 4: Knit

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Bobble Ribs

Multiple of 5 (I used 25 for 7 inch square)

Row 1: *P4, K into front, back, and front again in next stitch*

Row 2: *P3, K4*

Row 3: *P4, K3tog. *

Row 4: *P1, K4*

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Knotted Rib

Multiple of 5 (I used 25 st. for 7″ square)

Row 1: P2, *K in front and back of knit stitch, P4* (end K in front, etc., P2)

Row 2: K2, *P2 tog., K4* (end P2tog, K2)

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Simple Check

Multiple of 3 + 1

(I used 25 stitches to make 7 ” square)

Row 1: Knit

Row 2: Purl

Row 3: K1, *P2, K1 repeat from * to end

Row 4: Purl

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Pique Triangles

Multiple of 5

(I used 25 for 7″ square)

Row 1: *P1, K4 repeat from * to end

Row 2: *P3, K2 repeat from * to end

Row 3: *P3, K2 repeat from * to end

Row 4: *P1, K4 repeat from * to end

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Diamond Panels

Multiple of 8 + 1 (I used 25 for 7″ square)

(I found that this pattern looks best when used with dark yarn-it shows off the design better)

Row 1: Knit

Row 2: K1, *P7, K1

Row 3: K4, *P1, K7 …last 5 st: P1, K4

Row 4: K1, *P2, K1, P1, K1, P2, K1 repeat from * to end

Row 5: K2, * [P1, K1] twice, P1, K3, …last 7 st [P1, K1] twice, P1, K2 repeat from * to end

Row 6: K1, *P2, K1, P1, K1, P2, K1 repeat from * to end

Row 7: K4, *P1, K7 repeat from * to last 5 st.: P1, K4

Row 8: K1, *P7, K1 repeat from * to end

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Seed Stitch Check

Multiple of 10 + 5 (I used 25 st. for 7″ square)

Row 1: K5, *[P1, K1] twice, P1, K5 repeat from * to end

Row 2: P6, *K1, P1, K1, P7 repeat from * to last 9 st: K1, P1, K1, P6

Repeat Rows 1 & 2 once more, then Row 1 again; next…

Row 6: *[K1, P1] twice, K1, P5 repeat from * to last 5 st: [K1, P1] twice, K1

Row 7: [K1,P1] twice, *K7, P1, K1, P1 repeat from * to last stitch: K1

Repeat Rows 6 & 7 once more, then Row 6 again.

Total of 10 rows for this pattern

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Double Woven Stitch (Cable)

Multiple of 4 (I used 28 st. for 7″ square)

yf= Yarn foreward

yb= Yarn back

sl 2= slip 2 stitches

Row 1: K3, *yf, sl2, yb,K2 repeat from * to last stitch: K1

Row 2: Purl

Row 3: K1, *yf, sl2, yb, k2 repeat from * to last 3 stitches: yf, sl2, yb, K1

Row 4: Purl

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Trellis Lace

Multiple of 6 + 5 (I used 23 st. for 7″ square)

yf= Yarn foreward

sl1= slip one stitch

psso= pass slipped stitch over stitches just worked

k2tog= knit 2 stitches together

Row 1: K4, *yf, sl1, k2 tog, psso, yf, K3 repeat from * to last stitch: K1

Row 2: Purl

Row 3: K1, *yf, sl 1, k2tog, psso, yf, K3, repeat from * to last 4 stitches: yf, sl1, k2tog, psso, yf, K1

Row 4: Purl

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