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Loop Stitch

Loop Stitch

The Loop stitch also known as Chinese Wave Stitch and Slip Stitch Honeycomb stitch, is a very easy and quick stitch pattern. It is a popular slip stitch pattern that creates a dense knit perfect for dishcloths. The Loop stitch’s simple 4 row repeat makes this stitch perfect for “TV knitting.”

Loop Stitch

Skill: easy
Multiple of 2 sts

Note: slip all sts purlwise.

ROW 1 (RS): knit.
ROW 2: *k1, sl 1; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2.
ROW 3: knit.
ROW 4: k2, *sl 1, k1, rep from * to end.

Repeat these 4 rows.