Knit Chevron Seed (Moss) Stitch

Beginner knitters can attempt to Knit Chevron Seed (Moss) Stitch as it is made up of knit and purl stitches only.

The chevron seed stitch pattern provides texture to any knitted item. Purl stitches form the lovely zig-zag on a stocking stitch background.

If you pay a bit attention, you'll have the stitch under the belt in no time.

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how TO KNIT chevron seed (moss) stitch


k      - knit

p      - purl

rep   - repeat

st      - stitch

sts    - stitches

more about the knit chevron seed (moss) stitch

The pattern is knit over 4 rows in multiples of 8 stitches.

The yarn weight and size of knitting needles, will depend on the project you are attempting with the stitch.

what you'll need:

  • Knitting Needles (I used 4mm, 6US, 8UK)
  • Elle Double Knit (DK) yarn / Light worsted yarn

I found this lovely DK Merino wool on Amazon, and it will knit out this stitch pretty well.

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the pattern - chevron seed (moss) stitch


Cast on multiples of 8 stitches - my sample shown is worked over 32 stitches.

1st   Row:  *p1, k3* to end;

2nd  Row:  k1, p5, *k1, p1, k1, p5* to end;

3rd  Row:   k2, p1, k3, *p1, k3, p1, k3* to end;

4th  Row:   p2, k1, p1, k1, *p5, k1, p1, k1* to end;

Repeat the pattern (these 4 rows) until your work is the desired length.

where to use the chevron seed (moss) stitch

  • Scarves/Cowls
  • Throws
  • Wearable items
  • Home articles

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