Rickrack Rib Stitch – In the round
Rickrack Rib Stitch – In the round

Rickrack Rib Stitch – In the round

Rickrack Rib Stitch in the round

Knitting the Rickrack Rib stitch in the round requires a multiple of three stitches and is done in a two-row repeat sequence. The Rickrack Rib stitch in the round is knitted almost exactly like the “flat” version but with the exception of one stitch. This stitch has a distinct, zigzag design that makes it popular among knitters and can be seen in various types of projects such as hats, scarves, and on edgings.

If you like this stitch, be sure to check out the Rickrack Rib Slouchy Hat pattern.

Pattern

Skill: easy
Multiple of 3 sts

Rnd 1: *p1, k tbl of second stitch on the left-hand needle (leave stitch on needle), then k the first stitch, slide both stitches off needle; rep from * to end of round.
Rnd 2: *p1, knit into the front of second stitch on left-hand needle (leave stitch on needle), then knit first stitch, slide both stitches off needle; rep from * to end of round.

Repeat these two rounds.

Knitting Abbreviations

k: knit
tbl: through back loop

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