Hi there, welcome to my blog! and thankyou for stopping by. I have designed this blog to share with you knitting patterns that are my favourites and, i'll be trying out some new ones along the way. I also hope to help knitters new and old (i don't mean your age LOL) by sharing information, handy hints and tips, answering quieries and helping solve your knitting problems. Before you go, please help me by making a comment and suggest any knitting project you'd like to see.

Thanks again. Have a nice day!


Saturday, June 29, 2013

Saturday Stitch: Easy Honeycomb Stitch.

Every Saturday I will share with you a new stitch.
Today's stitch is: Easy Honeycomb Stitch.

 It's great for scarves, sweaters, jackets, shawls, afghans, pillows or baby blankets etc. You need a stitch number multiples of 4 stitches. Repeat the pattern between the * as many times as you like.

Instructions :

Row 1:  *  c2b, c2f, repeat from * to end
Rows 2, 4, 6 & 8:  purl across all stitches,
Row 3:  knit across all stitches,
Row 5:  * c2f, c2b, repeat from * to end.
Row 7:  knit across all stitches
Repeat rows 1 through 8.
Stitch Explanation: C2B 2-stitch back cable- slip 1 onto a cable needle and hold in back of work, knit 1, knit 1 from the cable needle.
 C2F 2-stitch front cable -slip 1 onto a cable needle and hold in front of work, knit 1, knit 1 from the cable needle.

Difficulty level: Easy