Category Archives: Beginners Knitting Stitches

1×1 Rib Stitch

The 1×1 Rib StitchDescription The 1×1 Rib stitch is the simplest stitch in the Rib Stitch family. Yet despite it’s simplicity, we would argue it is certainly a stitch that should not be overlooked, particularly because of it’s simplicity. Rib Stitches are reversible, stretchy and pretty versatile with the 1×1 Rib Stitch being no exception. […]

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Basketweave Stitch (4×4)

The Basketweave (4×4) StitchIntroduction It should not really be a surprise how the basketweave family of stitches received their name, the stitches resembling the texture of a wicker basket weave. This variation of the basketweave stitch uses a 4×4 pattern which is reversible and is particularly suited for household items such as wash or dishcloths. […]

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