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Saturday, October 13, 2012

Saturday Stitch: Tile Stitch

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

Easy knitting stitch with rows of reverse garter and stockinette tiles. The beautiful detailing is created by embellished 2-stitch stockinette ribs. Great for scarves,cowls,blankets, throws and pillows etc.
You need a stitch number multiple of 7 + 7 + 2 edge stitches. Repeat the pattern between the * as many times as you like.


Row 1 & 3: edge st, p1, * k5, p2; repeat from * to last 7 sts, k5, p1, edge st
Row 2 & 4: edge st, purl across to last st, edge st
Row 5, 7, 9, 11: edge st, k1, * p5, k2; repeat from * to last 7 sts, p5, k1, edge st
Row 6, 8, 10, 12: edge st, purl across to last st, edge st
Repeat rows 1 through 12.
Difficulty level: Easy

You can find this stitch and more at craft cookie