Tiny Woven Basketweave Stitch - Purl Avenue
Tiny Woven Basketweave stitch is a variation of the Basketweave stitch. Its simple and easy-to-knit design makes this stitch perfect for beginners!
Rice Stitch - Purl Avenue
Rice Stitch is a stitch that is found on the reverse side of a broken rib stitch. Most people don’t know about the rice stitch (they only know it as “the beautiful reverse side of the broken rib stitch”).
Stitch Pattern of the Week: Rib Stitch - Purl Avenue
Rib stitch is a commonly used stitch pattern and there are many different variations of it. Like the seed stitch, rib stitch produces a pattern that is stretchy which makes it great for hats, cuffs, socks, etc.
Purl Points Stitch - Purl Avenue
Purl Points stitch is a stitch pattern which involves many knit and purl stitches creating a hexagonal design as shown below.
Parallelogram Stitch - Purl Avenue
Parallelogram stitch is a stitch pattern that is done with a series of knit and purl stitches to produce the parallelogram shape. The parallelogram design is knitted with a stockinette background. The Parallelogram stitch looks complicated but is very simple to knit thus making it perfect for beginning knitters. Because… Continue reading
Moss Stitch - Purl Avenue
Moss stitch (or sometimes known as double moss stitch) is an elongated version of the seed stitch. Instead of alternating between knits and purls for every row, for moss stitch,
Ridge Rib Stitch - Purl Avenue
The Ridge Rib stitch is a simple stitch pattern that is perfect for beginning knitters. It is a rib stitch but with the garter stitch added thus creating the "ridge" affect.
Moss Panels Stitch - Purl Avenue
Skill: easy Multiple of 8 sts + 7 ROW 1 (WS): K3, *P1, K3; rep from * to end. ROW 2: P3, *K1, P3; rep from * to end. ROW 3: K2, P1, K1, *(P1, K2) twice, P1, K1; rep from * to last 3 sts, P1, K2. ROW 4: P2, K1, P1, *(K1, P2)… Continue reading
Maze Stitch - Purl Avenue
Skill: intermediate Multiple of 24 sts + 2 ROW 1 (RS): P2, *K2, P18, K2, P2; rep from * to end. ROW 2: K2, *P2, K18, P2, K2; rep from * to end. ROW 3: P2, *K18, P2, K2, P2; rep from * to end. ROW 4: K2, *P2, K2, P18, K2; rep from… Continue reading
Little Tiles Stitch - Purl Avenue
Skill: easy Multiple of 12 sts + 2 ROW 1(RS): K4, P6, *K6, P6; rep from * to last 4 sts, K4. ROW 2: P4, K6, *P6, K6; rep from * to last 4 sts, P4. ROW 3: K2, *P2, K6, P2, K2; rep from * to end. ROW 4: P2, *K2, P6, K2,… Continue reading
Fisherman's Rib Stitch - Purl Avenue
There are many versions of the Fisherman's Rib stitch and they all have very minor differences. Both sides yield the same result. This rib stitch is extremely stretchy and very thick which makes it perfect for sweaters.
Ladders Stitch - Purl Avenue
Skill: easy Multiple of 6 sts + 4 ROW 1 (RS): Knit. ROW 2: P4, *K2, P4; rep from * to end. ROW 3: Knit. ROW 4: P1, K2, *P4, K2; rep from * to last st, P1. Repeat ROWS 1-4. No related posts. Continue reading
Little Checks Stitch - Purl Avenue
Skills: easy Multiple of 6 sts + 3 ROW 1 and every ALT Row (RS): Knit. ROW 2: Knit. ROWS 4 and 6: P3, *K3, P3; rep from * to end. ROWS 8 and 10: Knit. ROWS 12 and 14: K3, *P3, K3; rep from * to end. ROWS… Continue reading
King Charles Brocade Stitch - Purl Avenue
Skill: intermediate Multiple of 12 sts + 1 ROW 1 (RS): K1, *P1, K9, P1, K1; rep from * to end. ROW 2: K1, P1, K1, *P7, (K1, P1) twice, K1; rep from * to last 10 sts, P7, K1, P1, K1. ROW 3: (K1, P1) twice, *K5, (P1, K1) 3 times, P1; rep… Continue reading