Ridge Rib Stitch
Ridge Rib Stitch

Ridge Rib Stitch

The Ridge Rib stitch is a simple stitch pattern that is perfect for beginning knitters. By looking at this stitch, it is clear that it is a rib stitch but with the garter stitch added thus creating the “ridge” affect. The easy-knit Ridge Rib stitch is perfect for large projects such as scarves, sweaters, cardigans and blankets.

Do you like the Ridge Rib stitch? Check out the Ridge Rib Men’s Scarf pattern.

Ridge Rib Stitch


Skill: easy

Knitting Flat
Multiple of 2 sts+1

Row 1 (RS): knit.
Row 2: knit.
Row 3: p1, *k1, p1; rep from * to end.
Row 4: k1, *p1, k1; rep from * to end.

Repeat Rows 1-4.

Knitting In-The-Round
Multiple of 2 sts

Rd 1: knit.
Rd 2: purl.
Rd 3: *k1, p1; rep from * to end of round.
Rd 4: *k1, p1; rep from * to end of round.

Repeat Rds 1-4.