Saturday, August 27, 2016

Elongated Rib Stitch

Sample knit with Sapphires-n-Purls Silky Alpaca Sport (Ocean Cliff colorway) on US 7 needles

Multiple of 8 + 4

Row 1 (worked only once) *p 4, k4, wrapping yarn 3 times; end p4
Row 2: k4 *slip next 4 sts wyif, dropping extra wraps, k4
Row 3: *p4, slip next 4 sts wyib; end p4
Row 4: k4 *slip next 4 sts wyif, k4
Row 5: *p4, k4, wrapping yarn 3 times; end p4

Repeat from Row 2

Happy Knitting!


Sunday, August 21, 2016

Pennant Stitch

Sample knit with worsted weight yarn, US 7 needles


Multiple of 6  

Row 1: *Knit 1, purl 5
Row 2 and 8: *Knit 4, purl 2 
Row 3 and 7: *Knit 3, purl 3 
Row 4 and 6: *Knit 2, purl 4 
Row 5: *Knit 5, purl 1


Repeat these eight rows for pattern.