To begin, cast on an even number of stitches in multiples of 4.
Double Seed Stitch Pattern (DSS)
Rows 1-2: *K1, p1; rep from * to end.
Rows 3-4: *P1, k1; rep from * to end.
Rep Rows 1-4 for pattern.
To begin the row, knit 1 stitch. Purl the next stitch.
Repeat these two stitches across the row. At the
Once you have mastered the art of the basic knit and purl stitches, you are ready to venture out into the world of stitches that can be used to create texture in your knitted piece.
The slip stitch is often your next stop on your creative knitting adventure. The slip stitch is a basic stitch that
You’ve finally finished knitting up that beautiful cotton garment and now the directions say to “block to measurements” – and that’s it! No more information on how or where. If you are a new knitter, this can be quite frustrating. Don’t fret – I’m here to help you through this.
First, you may be asking why
One of the most popular stitches in the crochet world is the Crocodile Stitch. The fun scale-like texture adds so much interest to any piece you’re working up, and until recently there hasn’t been a suitable alternative to this in the knitting world.
The knit crocodile stitch is surprisingly easy to work. A few simple stitches