Learn to knit simple seed stitch as a beginner knitter or to add texture to any article if you are a more experienced knitter.
Knitting stitches are group according to the type of pattern it creates.
Simple seed stitch is a textured, compact stitch. Stitches such as the simple seed stitch is sometimes referred to as fabric stitches.
It is basically a stocking stitch interspersed with purl stitches - that is all it is.
how TO KNIT simple seed stitch
K - knit
P - purl
rep - repeat
rs - right side
st - stitch
the pattern - simple seed STITCH
MULTIPLES OF 4 over 8 rows
Cast on multiples of 4 stitches - my sample shown is worked over 32 stitches.
1st Row (RS): *k3, p1, rep from * to end;
2nd, 4th and 6th Rows: Purl;
3rd and 7th Rows: Knit;
5th Row: K1, *P1, K3; rep from * to last 3 stitches, p1, k2 end;
Repeat the pattern (these 8 rows) until your work is the desired length.
where to use the simple seed stitch
- Baby Knits
- Wearable items
- Home articles
how do you decide which stitch to use?
Always take the following in consideration:
- The type of article you're wanting to knit
- Your available yarn
- Intended use
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