|Sample knit with Malabrigo Worsted on US Size 8 needles|
This stitch may present a bit of a challenge to a new knitter, and may even take a bit of practice if you aren't new to knitting.
Multiple of 4
Row 1: (WS) *Purl all stitches, wrapping yarn twice for each stitch*
Row 2: *Slip 4 sts to right needle, dropping extra wraps. Slip the same 4 sts back to left needle, then (k4tog, p4tog) twice in same 4 sts*
Row 3: P2 *Purl, wrapping yarn twice for each stitch* Repeat from * to last 2 sts, P2
Row 4: K2 *As Row 2* Repeat from * to last 2 sts, K2
Repeat these four rows for the pattern