As the name suggests, Garter Stitch Twisted Rib Pattern is a combination of two stitches – garter stitch and twisted rib stitch. Each twisted rib stitch is separated by garter stitches creating columns of both the stitches. It is a variation of rib pattern but looks much fancier, complex and creates a beautifully textured fabric. This 2-row repeating pattern is not reversible.
Garter Stitch Twisted Rib Pattern can replace the regular ribbing pattern in any project, or you can make knitted fabrics like mittens, hand warmers, socks, or hats using the pattern.
Multiple of 4
This free knit pattern is written in US terms. You can also check out other common knit abbreviations.
|C2B||Cross 2 Back (knit into back of 2nd st on needle, then knit 1st st, slipping both sts off needle together)|
|C2P||Cross 2 Purl (purl into front of 2nd st on needle, then purl 1st st, slipping both sts off needle together)|
|st (s)||Stitch (es)|
CO Multiple of 4.
|Row 1:||(RS) – k1, * C2B, k2; rep from * to last 3 sts, C2B, k1.|
|Row 2:||k1, * C2P, k2; rep from * to last 3 sts, C2P, k1.|
Repeat this free knit pattern (2 rows) until you have reached the desired length for your work.
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