The Net stitch is an openwork stitch that is great for spring and summer knits. It’s open, mesh-like qualities allows for excellent drape while the increase and decrease techniques required for this stitch makes it an intermediate skill level. Knitted in a multiple of 4 stitches plus 3 and a 4-row repeat, the Net stitch is easy to remember and is a fast knit. This openwork stitch is perfect for knitted summer cover-ups and market bags!
Multiple of 4 sts + 3
Row 1 (RS): k2, *yo, sl 1, k2tog, psso, yo, k1; rep from * to the last st, k1.
Row 2: purl.
Row 3: k1, k2tog, yo, k1, *yo, sl 1, k2tog, psso, yo, k1; rep from * to last 3 sts, yo, sl 1, k1, psso, k1.
Row 4: purl.
Repeat Rows 1-4.