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Create an interesting texture by slipping a stitch here and there. This simple stitch pattern is easy to remember and easy to knit. It will look great on fingerless mitts, hats, socks or bigger projects like sweaters and cardigans.
Yarn shown in this swatch:
Knitca Superwash 100% superwash merino wool yarn, color Periwinkle
4mm (US6) .
Right side of the pattern:
Wrong side of the pattern:
Cast on a multiple of 3 stitches. Add 2 selvage stitches.
Row 1 (right side): [sl 1 wyib, k2], repeat brackets to end.
Row 2 (wrong side): [p2, sl 1 wyif], repeat brackets to end.
Row 3 (right side): [k1, sl 2 wyif], repeat brackets to end.
Row 4 (wrong side): purl all sts.
Repeat rows 1-4 as necessary for completing your project.
All abbreviations are explained in the Key to Chart.
You can also work according to the chart below. Pattern repeat is marked by red frame.
Note: the chart depicts stitches in right side rows from right to left (that is, your first stitch in right side row will be the first stitch on the right of the chart), and stitches in wrong side rows from left to right (that is, your first stitch in wrong side row will be the first stitch on the left of the chart). To make this concept easier, the number of each row is shown at the beginning of the row (number 1 is on the right side of the chart and number 2 is on the left side). Ignore this note if you knit in the round, and start all rounds from the right of the chart.