Tiny Blocks Stitch

Tiny Blocks Stitch

If you’re tired of the same simple stitch pattern and are looking for something that is a very fast knit then perhaps you should try the Tiny Blocks Stitch. Knitted in a multiple of four stitches and in a twelve-row repeat, this stitch pattern involves a straightforward sequence of knit and purl stitches. This pattern would look great as an edging option or part of the main body design.

Pattern

Skill: easy
Multiple of 4 sts

Row 1 (RS) – 4: *p2, k2; rep from * to the end.
Row 5-6: purl.
Row 7-10: *k2, p2; rep from * to the end.
Row 11-12: purl.

Repeat rows 1-12.

Diamonds Stitch

Rated as easy, the Diamonds Stitch is knitted with simple knit and purl techniques which produce diamond shapes running across the work. Done in a multiple of 9 stitches and an 8-row repeat, the simplicity of this stitch makes it perfect for large projects such as blankets, scarves and sweaters.

Diamond Stitch

Pattern

Skill: easy
Multiple of 9 sts

ROW 1 (RS): K4, *P1, K8; rep from * to last 5 sts, P1, K4.
ROW 2: P3, *K3, P6; rep from * to last 6 sts, K3, P3.
ROW 3: K2, *P5, K4; rep from * to last 7 sts, P5, K2.
ROW 4: P1, *K7, P2; rep from * to last 8 sts, K7, P1.
ROW 5: Purl.
ROW 6: Repeat ROW 4.
ROW 7: Repeat ROW 3.
ROW 8: Repeat ROW 2.

Repeat ROWS 1-8.

 

 

 

Tiny Woven Basketweave Stitch

Tiny Woven Basketweave stitch is a variation of the popular Basketweave stitch. Knitted in a multiple of 4 sts + 2, this stitch is a done in a simple eight-row repeat. Like the Basketweave stitch, the Tiny Woven Basketweave stitch requires basic knit and purl techniques to achieve and its straightforward design makes it perfect for beginning knitters. This stitch is very versatile and would look great on scarves, blankets, dish towels and more!

Tiny Woven Basketweave stitch

Pattern

Multiple of 4 sts+2
Skill: easy

ROW 1 (RS): Knit.
ROW 2: Purl.
ROW 3: K2, *P2, K2; rep from * to end.
ROW 4: P2, *K2, P2; rep from * to end.
ROW 5: Knit.
ROW 6: Purl.
ROW 7: Repeat ROW 4.
ROW 8: Repeat ROW 3.

Repeat Rows 1-8.

 

Tiny Feathers Stitch

The Tiny Feathers stitch is a lace stitch which resembles little feathers, hence the name. Knitted in a multiple of six stitches plus one, this stitch is an eight row repeat and is rated as intermediate. Once complete, the Tiny Feathers stitch, like other lace stitches, requires blocking. Its excellent drape makes it perfect for light weight projects such as Spring and Summer knits.

Tiny Feathers Stitch

Pattern

Multiple of 6 sts + 1

Row 1 (RS): k1, *yo, k2tog tbl, k1, k2tog, yo, k1; rep from * to the end.
Row 2 and every even numbered rows: purl.
Row 3: k1, *yo, k1, sl 1, k2tog, psso, k1, yo, k1; rep from * to the end.
Row 5: k1, *k2tog, yo, k1, yo, k2tog tbl, k1; rep from * to the end.
Row 7: k2tog, *(k1, yo) x2, k1, sl 1, k2tog, psso; rep from * to last 5 sts, (k1, yo) x2, k1, k2tog tbl.
Row 8: purl.

Repeat Rows 1-8.

 

 

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

Pattern

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.

 

 

Fisherman’s Rib Stitch

There are many versions of the Fisherman’s Rib stitch and they all have very minor differences. Both sides yield the same result. This rib stitch is extremely stretchy and very thick which makes it perfect for sweaters. If you are looking for a pattern that will allow your project to provide a ton of warmth then the Fisherman’s Rib is the stitch for you.

Fisherman's Rib Stitch

Pattern

Skill: easy
Multiple of 2 sts + 1

Foundation Row: *K1, P1 *, repeat from * to last st, K1.

Row 1 (RS): *P1, K1B, repeat from * to last st, P1
Row 2: * K1B, P1 *, repeat from * to last st, K1B

Repeat Row 1-2.