Large Basket Weave Stitch Pattern uses the basic knit and purl stitches and creates a textured fabric that resembles a large woven basket. It’s an attractive and simple pattern that can be used on its own as an all-over pattern in blankets. You can also make it as a front panel of a knitted sweater with a plain back design.
Multiple of 18 + 10
This pattern is written in US terms. You can also check out other common knit abbreviations.
|st (s)||Stitch (es)|
CO Multiple of 18 + 10.
|Row 1:||(RS) – k11, * p2, k2, p2, k12; rep from * to last 17 sts, p2, k2, p2, k11|
|Row 2:||p1, * k8, [p2, k2] twice, p2; rep from * to last 9 sts, k8, p1|
|Row 3:||k1, * p8, [k2, p2] twice, k2; rep from * to last 9 sts, p8, k1|
|Row 4:||p11, * k2, p2, k2, p12; rep from * to last 17 sts, k2, p2, k2, p11|
|Row 5 – 8:||rep Rows 1 – 4|
|Row 9:||Knit all stitches|
|Row 10:||[p2, k2] twice, p12, * k2, p2, k2, p12; rep from * to last 8 sts, [k2, p2] twice|
|Row 11:||[k2, p2] twice, k2, * p8, [k2, p2] twice, k2; rep from * to end|
|Row 12:||[p2, k2] twice, p2, * k8, [p2, k2] twice, p2; rep from * to end|
|Row 13:||[k2, p2] twice, k12, * p2, k2, p2, k12; rep from * to last 8 sts, [p2, k2] twice|
|Row 14 – 17:||rep Rows 10 – 13|
|Row 18:||Purl all stitches|
Repeat this pattern (18 rows) until you have reached the desired length for your work.
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