How to Knit Stocking Stitch, a Beginner Knit Stitch
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How to Knit Stocking Stitch, a Beginner Knit Stitch

One of the first patterns beginner knitters will learn is how to knit Stocking stitch.Stocking stitch and Stockinette stitch is one and the same knitting stitch.  It is basically a semantic difference, Stocking stitch being used in the UK and Stockinette in the USA.Garter stitch knit flat, is created by knitting all stitches, whilst Stocking…

How to Knit Oblique Moss Stitch, a diagonal pattern
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How to Knit Oblique Moss Stitch, a diagonal pattern

In this blog post, I am sharing the pattern to knit oblique moss stitch.For myself and other non-native English speakers, oblique means “slanting”, “not parallel” or “another term for slash”.This moss knitting stitch, creates a diagonal textured look on a stocking stitch background and uses only knit and purl stitches.knit oblique moss stitch – an…