Zig-zag Jacquard

 Zig-zag Jacquard.  http://knittingunlimited.blogspot.com

This stitch is a unique stitch that will give your project a wonderful textured look. Great for any reversible project. With this slip stitch pattern, be careful about how tight you pull the yarn over the slipped stitches.

Difficulty level: Medium
Yarn shown in this swatch: Extra Soft Merino
Needle Size: 4.0mm
Techniques used in this stitch:
Knit: K
Purl: P
Slip stitch as if to purl: Sl
With yarn in front: Wyif
With yarn in back: Wyib

Directions:
With color A, cast on: multiple of 8 sts + 2.
Row 1 (Right sidde) : With color A, knit.
Row 2: With color A, purl.
Row 3: With color B, k1, * sl4 wyif, k4; repeat from * to last st, k1.
Row 4: With color B, p1, * purl 3, sl4 wyib, p1; repeat from * to last st, p1.
Row 5: With color B, k1, * k2, sl4 wyif, k2; repeat from * to last st, k1
Row 6: With color B, p1, * purl 1, sl4 wyib, p3; repeat from * to last st, p1.
Row 7: With color B, k1, * k4, sl4 wyif; repeat from * to last st, k1.
Row 8: With color B, p1, * sl3 wyib, purl 4, slip 1 wyib; repeat from * to last st, p1.
Row 9: With color A, k1, * k1, sl4 wyif, k3; repeat from * to last st, k1.
Row 10: With color A, p1, * purl 4, sl4 wyib; repeat from * to last st, p1.
Row 11: With color A, k1, * sl3 wyif, k4, sl1 wyif; repeat from * to last st, k1.
Row 12: With color A, p1, * sl2 wyib, p4, sl2 wyib; repeat from * to last st, p1.
Row 13: With color A, k1, * sl1 wyif, k4, sl3 wyif; repeat from * to last st, k1.
Row 14: with color A, p1, * sl4 wyib, p4; repeat from * to last st, p1.
Repeat rows 3-14 until you have reached your desired length.

 Zig-zag Jacquard.  http://knittingunlimited.blogspot.com

This stitch is a unique stitch that will give your project a wonderful textured look. Great for any reversible project. With this slip stitch pattern, be careful about how tight you pull the yarn over the slipped stitches.

Difficulty level: Medium
Yarn shown in this swatch: Extra Soft Merino
Needle Size: 4.0mm
Techniques used in this stitch:
Knit: K
Purl: P
Slip stitch as if to purl: Sl
With yarn in front: Wyif
With yarn in back: Wyib

Directions:
With color A, cast on: multiple of 8 sts + 2.
Row 1 (Right sidde) : With color A, knit.
Row 2: With color A, purl.
Row 3: With color B, k1, * sl4 wyif, k4; repeat from * to last st, k1.
Row 4: With color B, p1, * purl 3, sl4 wyib, p1; repeat from * to last st, p1.
Row 5: With color B, k1, * k2, sl4 wyif, k2; repeat from * to last st, k1
Row 6: With color B, p1, * purl 1, sl4 wyib, p3; repeat from * to last st, p1.
Row 7: With color B, k1, * k4, sl4 wyif; repeat from * to last st, k1.
Row 8: With color B, p1, * sl3 wyib, purl 4, slip 1 wyib; repeat from * to last st, p1.
Row 9: With color A, k1, * k1, sl4 wyif, k3; repeat from * to last st, k1.
Row 10: With color A, p1, * purl 4, sl4 wyib; repeat from * to last st, p1.
Row 11: With color A, k1, * sl3 wyif, k4, sl1 wyif; repeat from * to last st, k1.
Row 12: With color A, p1, * sl2 wyib, p4, sl2 wyib; repeat from * to last st, p1.
Row 13: With color A, k1, * sl1 wyif, k4, sl3 wyif; repeat from * to last st, k1.
Row 14: with color A, p1, * sl4 wyib, p4; repeat from * to last st, p1.
Repeat rows 3-14 until you have reached your desired length.

Drop-column Method

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Here is a picture of the front of the pattern, after the drop-column method has been applied

The drop-column method is rather primitive. It is really easy and fast.  

Cast on: multiple of + 3.
Row 1 (right side): Knit all sts.
Row 2:  * Purl 3, yarn over; rep * to last 3 sts, purl 3.
Row 3: Knit.
Row 4: Purl.
Repeat rows 3 -4 until you have reached your desired length.
Next row (Right side): Drop the fourth stitch from each edge and let it run down the length.
Bind off purlwise.

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Here is a picture of the front of the pattern, after the drop-column method has been applied

The drop-column method is rather primitive. It is really easy and fast.  

Cast on: multiple of + 3.
Row 1 (right side): Knit all sts.
Row 2:  * Purl 3, yarn over; rep * to last 3 sts, purl 3.
Row 3: Knit.
Row 4: Purl.
Repeat rows 3 -4 until you have reached your desired length.
Next row (Right side): Drop the fourth stitch from each edge and let it run down the length.
Bind off purlwise.

Aster Flower Dishcloth

Aster Flower dishcloth is a bit more time consuming. http://knittingstitchpatterns.com

Difficulty level: Advanced.
Materials: Katia cotton 100% yarn (color B), Katia panama yarn (color A) and size 3.0 mm needles.
Techniques used:
Knit: K
Purl: P
Slip stitch as if to purl: Sl
Yarn over: Yo
Knit 1 under loose strand behind: K1 ulsb
How to: K1 ulsb
Insert left hand needle, from front to back, under the loose strand behind next stitch, knit this strand with next stitch on needle.

Knit 1 under loose strand behind

Special Abbreviation:
Aster: Slip next 5 sts to RH needle dropping extra wraps, slip them back to LH needle, (p1, yo, p1, yo, p1) into all 5 sts tog.

Directions: With color A, cast on 55 stitches.
With color A, knit 2 rows.
Row 1: With color B, * sl 1, k5 wrapping yarn twice around needle for each st; rep from * to last st, sl 1.
Row 2: With color B, * sl 1, Aster; rep from * to last st, sl 1.
Row 3: With color A, k6, * k1 ulsb, k5; rep from * to last 7 sts, k7.
Row 4. With color A, knit
Row 5: With color B, sl 3, * sl 1,  k5 wrapping yarn twice around needle for each st; rep from * to last 4 sts,  sl 4.
Row 6: With color B, sl 3, * sl 1, Aster; rep from * to last 4, sl 4.
Row 7. With color A, knit 9, * k1 ulsb, k5,* k4
Row 8. With color A, knit.
Repeat these  8 rows until desired length is reached, ending with a Row 4.
Bind off.
Aster Flower dishcloth is a bit more time consuming. http://knittingstitchpatterns.com

Difficulty level: Advanced.
Materials: Katia cotton 100% yarn (color B), Katia panama yarn (color A) and size 3.0 mm needles.
Techniques used:
Knit: K
Purl: P
Slip stitch as if to purl: Sl
Yarn over: Yo
Knit 1 under loose strand behind: K1 ulsb
How to: K1 ulsb
Insert left hand needle, from front to back, under the loose strand behind next stitch, knit this strand with next stitch on needle.

Knit 1 under loose strand behind

Special Abbreviation:
Aster: Slip next 5 sts to RH needle dropping extra wraps, slip them back to LH needle, (p1, yo, p1, yo, p1) into all 5 sts tog.

Directions: With color A, cast on 55 stitches.
With color A, knit 2 rows.
Row 1: With color B, * sl 1, k5 wrapping yarn twice around needle for each st; rep from * to last st, sl 1.
Row 2: With color B, * sl 1, Aster; rep from * to last st, sl 1.
Row 3: With color A, k6, * k1 ulsb, k5; rep from * to last 7 sts, k7.
Row 4. With color A, knit
Row 5: With color B, sl 3, * sl 1,  k5 wrapping yarn twice around needle for each st; rep from * to last 4 sts,  sl 4.
Row 6: With color B, sl 3, * sl 1, Aster; rep from * to last 4, sl 4.
Row 7. With color A, knit 9, * k1 ulsb, k5,* k4
Row 8. With color A, knit.
Repeat these  8 rows until desired length is reached, ending with a Row 4.
Bind off.

Zig-zag Jacquard Dishcloth

This Jacquard dishcloth looks intricate but in fact it is an easy one. http://knittingunlimited.blogspot.com

Difficulty level: Medium

Materials: Katia panama yarn, size 3mm needles.
Techniques used:
Knit: K
Purl: P
Slip stitch as if to purl: Sl
With yarn in front: Wyif
With yarn in back: Wyib

Directions: With color A, cast on 56 stitches (multiple of 8 sts)
With color A, knit 4 rows of your choice of border
Row 1: With color B, k4, * sl4 wyif, k4; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 2: With color B, k4, * purl 3, sl4 wyib, p1; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 3: With color B, k4, * k2, sl4 wyif, k2; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 4: With color B, k4, * purl 1, sl4 wyib, p3; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 5: With color B, k4, * k4, sl4 wyif; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 6: With color B, k4, * sl3 wyib, purl 4, slip 1 wyib; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 7: With color A, k4, * k1, sl4 wyif, k3; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 8: With color A, k4, * purl 4, sl4 wyib; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 9: With color A, k4, * sl3 wyif, k4, sl1 wyif; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 10: With color A, k4, * sl2 wyib, p4, sl2 wyib; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 11: With color A, k4, * sl1 wyif, k4, sl3 wyif; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 12: with color A, k4, * sl4 wyib, p4; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Repeat these 12 rows until desired length is reached, ending with a Row 6.
With color A, knit 4 rows of border.
Bind off.
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Right side
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Wrong side
This Jacquard dishcloth looks intricate but in fact it is an easy one. http://knittingunlimited.blogspot.com

Difficulty level: Medium

Materials: Katia panama yarn, size 3mm needles.
Techniques used:
Knit: K
Purl: P
Slip stitch as if to purl: Sl
With yarn in front: Wyif
With yarn in back: Wyib

Directions: With color A, cast on 56 stitches (multiple of 8 sts)
With color A, knit 4 rows of your choice of border
Row 1: With color B, k4, * sl4 wyif, k4; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 2: With color B, k4, * purl 3, sl4 wyib, p1; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 3: With color B, k4, * k2, sl4 wyif, k2; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 4: With color B, k4, * purl 1, sl4 wyib, p3; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 5: With color B, k4, * k4, sl4 wyif; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 6: With color B, k4, * sl3 wyib, purl 4, slip 1 wyib; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 7: With color A, k4, * k1, sl4 wyif, k3; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 8: With color A, k4, * purl 4, sl4 wyib; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 9: With color A, k4, * sl3 wyif, k4, sl1 wyif; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 10: With color A, k4, * sl2 wyib, p4, sl2 wyib; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 11: With color A, k4, * sl1 wyif, k4, sl3 wyif; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Row 12: with color A, k4, * sl4 wyib, p4; repeat from * to last st, k4.
Repeat these 12 rows until desired length is reached, ending with a Row 6.
With color A, knit 4 rows of border.
Bind off.
Zig-zag Jacquard Dishcloth (Right side) http://knittingunlimited.blogspot.com
Right side
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Wrong side

Diamond Quilting Dishcloth

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This diamond dishcloth pattern is not terribly difficult, but takes about half the time to knit because you slip most of the stitches.

Difficulty level: Medium
Materials: Katia panama yarn, size 3mm needles.
Techniques used:
Knit: K
Purl: P
Slip stitch as if to purl: Sl
With yarn in front: Wyif
With yarn in back: Wyib
Knit 1 under loose strand: K1 uls.
How to: K1 uls
- Insert right needle under loose strand and then into next stitch knitwise, from front to back. Knit stitch normally then bring new stitch out from under the strand.

Knit 1 under loose strand

Directions: With color A, cast on 57 stitches (multiple of 6 sts + 1 + edge sts)
With color A, knit 5 rows of your choice of border
Row 1 (Wrong side): With color B, sl 4 wyif * p1, sl 5 wyib; rep from * to last 5 sts, p1, sl4 wyif.
Row 2 (Right side): With color A, knit.
Row 3: With color A, k4, purl, end k4.
Row 4: With color B, sl 7 wyib, * k1 uls; sl 5 wyib; rep from * to last 8 sts, k1 uls, sl 7 wyib.
Row 5: With Color B, sl 4 wyif, sl 3 wyib, *p1, sl 5 wyib; rep from * to last 8 sts, p1, sl 3 wyib, sl 4 wyif.
Row 6: With color A, knit.
Row 7: With color A, k4, purl, end k4.
Row 8: With color B, sl 4 wyib, *k1 uls, sl 5 wyib; rep from * to last 5 sts, k1 uls, sl 4 wyib.
Repeat these 8 rows until desired length is reached, ending with a Row 7.
Next row (right side): with color A, k4, *k1 uls, k5; rep from * to last 5 sts, k1 uls, k4.
With color A, knit 3 rows of border.
Bind off.
Diamond Quilting Dishcloth.  http://knittingunlimited.blogspot.com

This diamond dishcloth pattern is not terribly difficult, but takes about half the time to knit because you slip most of the stitches.

Difficulty level: Medium
Materials: Katia panama yarn, size 3mm needles.
Techniques used:
Knit: K
Purl: P
Slip stitch as if to purl: Sl
With yarn in front: Wyif
With yarn in back: Wyib
Knit 1 under loose strand: K1 uls.
How to: K1 uls
- Insert right needle under loose strand and then into next stitch knitwise, from front to back. Knit stitch normally then bring new stitch out from under the strand.

Knit 1 under loose strand

Directions: With color A, cast on 57 stitches (multiple of 6 sts + 1 + edge sts)
With color A, knit 5 rows of your choice of border
Row 1 (Wrong side): With color B, sl 4 wyif * p1, sl 5 wyib; rep from * to last 5 sts, p1, sl4 wyif.
Row 2 (Right side): With color A, knit.
Row 3: With color A, k4, purl, end k4.
Row 4: With color B, sl 7 wyib, * k1 uls; sl 5 wyib; rep from * to last 8 sts, k1 uls, sl 7 wyib.
Row 5: With Color B, sl 4 wyif, sl 3 wyib, *p1, sl 5 wyib; rep from * to last 8 sts, p1, sl 3 wyib, sl 4 wyif.
Row 6: With color A, knit.
Row 7: With color A, k4, purl, end k4.
Row 8: With color B, sl 4 wyib, *k1 uls, sl 5 wyib; rep from * to last 5 sts, k1 uls, sl 4 wyib.
Repeat these 8 rows until desired length is reached, ending with a Row 7.
Next row (right side): with color A, k4, *k1 uls, k5; rep from * to last 5 sts, k1 uls, k4.
With color A, knit 3 rows of border.
Bind off.

Big Bells and Bell-Ropes Knitting Stitch

Big raindrop knitting stitch pattern. knittingunlimited.blogspot.com

These bells are fun to work up and can be used as a standalone stitch or as decorative elements in any knitting project.

Techniques used in this knitting stitch:
Knit stitch: K
Purl stitch: P
Yarn over: Yo
Knit 2 stitches together: K2tog
Knit 3 stitches together: K3tog = Slip 1-knit 2 stitches together-pass slipped stitch over
Slip slip knit: SSK
M9= [k1, (yo, k1) 4 times] all in next st
(or M9= k1 (p1, k1) 4 times all in next st)
Cast on: Multiple of 8 sts+ 3. Repeat the pattern between the arrows as many times as you like.

Pattern instructions:
Row 1: *P3, k1, p3, m9, rep *,  last 3 sts then, p3
Row 2: K3, *p9, k3, p1, k3, rep *
Row 3: *P3, k1, p3, ssk, k5, k2tog, rep *  last 3 sts then, p3
Row 4: K3, *p7, k3, p1, k3, repeat *
Row 5: *P3, k1, p3, ssk, k3, k2tog, rep *  last 3 sts then, p3
Row 6: K3, *p5, k3, p1, k3, rep*
Row 7: *p3, k1, p3, ssk, k1, k2tog, rep*  last 3 sts then, p3
Row 8: K3, *p3 k3, p1, k3, rep*
Row 9: *P3, m9, p3, k3tog, rep*  last 3 sts then, p3
Row 10: K3, *p1, k3, p9, k3, rep*
Row 11: *P3, ssk, k5, k2tog, p3, k1, rep*  last 3 sts then, p3
Row 12: K3, *p1, k3, p7, k3, rep *
Row 13: *P3, ssk, k3, k2tog, p3, k1, rep*  last 3 sts then, p3
Row 14: K3, *p1, k3, p5, k3, rep *
Row 15: *P3, ssk, k1, k2tog, p3, k1, rep*  last 3 sts then, p3
Row 16: K3, *p1, k3, p3, k3"
Row 17: *P3, k3tog, p3, m9, rep*  last 3 sts then, p3
Repeat rows 2-17 until you have reached your desired length.
Big raindrop knitting stitch
Big raindrop knitting stitch pattern. knittingunlimited.blogspot.com

These bells are fun to work up and can be used as a standalone stitch or as decorative elements in any knitting project.

Techniques used in this knitting stitch:
Knit stitch: K
Purl stitch: P
Yarn over: Yo
Knit 2 stitches together: K2tog
Knit 3 stitches together: K3tog = Slip 1-knit 2 stitches together-pass slipped stitch over
Slip slip knit: SSK
M9= [k1, (yo, k1) 4 times] all in next st
(or M9= k1 (p1, k1) 4 times all in next st)
Cast on: Multiple of 8 sts+ 3. Repeat the pattern between the arrows as many times as you like.

Pattern instructions:
Row 1: *P3, k1, p3, m9, rep *,  last 3 sts then, p3
Row 2: K3, *p9, k3, p1, k3, rep *
Row 3: *P3, k1, p3, ssk, k5, k2tog, rep *  last 3 sts then, p3
Row 4: K3, *p7, k3, p1, k3, repeat *
Row 5: *P3, k1, p3, ssk, k3, k2tog, rep *  last 3 sts then, p3
Row 6: K3, *p5, k3, p1, k3, rep*
Row 7: *p3, k1, p3, ssk, k1, k2tog, rep*  last 3 sts then, p3
Row 8: K3, *p3 k3, p1, k3, rep*
Row 9: *P3, m9, p3, k3tog, rep*  last 3 sts then, p3
Row 10: K3, *p1, k3, p9, k3, rep*
Row 11: *P3, ssk, k5, k2tog, p3, k1, rep*  last 3 sts then, p3
Row 12: K3, *p1, k3, p7, k3, rep *
Row 13: *P3, ssk, k3, k2tog, p3, k1, rep*  last 3 sts then, p3
Row 14: K3, *p1, k3, p5, k3, rep *
Row 15: *P3, ssk, k1, k2tog, p3, k1, rep*  last 3 sts then, p3
Row 16: K3, *p1, k3, p3, k3"
Row 17: *P3, k3tog, p3, m9, rep*  last 3 sts then, p3
Repeat rows 2-17 until you have reached your desired length.
Big raindrop knitting stitch

Two Color Sliped Stitch: Scales Pattern

Two color Slipped Stitch: Scals Quilted Pattern http://knittingunlimited.blogspot.com

Here's a two color slip-stitch pattern that will look nice in any reversible project. 

Difficulty level: Medium
Techniques used in this stitch:
Knit: K
Purl: P
Slip stitch as if to purl: Sl
With yarn in front: Wyif
With yarn in back: Wyib

With color A, cast on: multiple of 6 + 3
Row 1 (Wrong side): With color A, p2, *sl 5 wyib, p1; rep from * to last st, p1.
Row 2 (Right side): With color B, knit.
Row 3: With color B, purl.
Row 4: With color A, k1, sl 3 wyib, *insert needle under loose strand from Row 1, k next st and bring completed st out under the loose strand to catch strand behind st; sl 5 wyib; rep from * to last 5 sts, end knit next st under loose strand, sl 3 wyib, k1
Row 5: With Color A, p1, sl 3 wyib, *p1, sl 5 wyib; rep from * to last 5 sts, end p1, sl 3 wyib, p1.
Row 6: With color B, knit.
Row 7: With color B, purl.
Row 8: With color A, k1, *knit next st under loose strand of Row 5, sl 5 wyib; rep from * to last 2 sts, end knit next st under loose strand, k1
Repeat these rows.

 
Two color Slipped Stitch: Scals Quilted Pattern http://knittingunlimited.blogspot.com

Here's a two color slip-stitch pattern that will look nice in any reversible project. 

Difficulty level: Medium
Techniques used in this stitch:
Knit: K
Purl: P
Slip stitch as if to purl: Sl
With yarn in front: Wyif
With yarn in back: Wyib

With color A, cast on: multiple of 6 + 3
Row 1 (Wrong side): With color A, p2, *sl 5 wyib, p1; rep from * to last st, p1.
Row 2 (Right side): With color B, knit.
Row 3: With color B, purl.
Row 4: With color A, k1, sl 3 wyib, *insert needle under loose strand from Row 1, k next st and bring completed st out under the loose strand to catch strand behind st; sl 5 wyib; rep from * to last 5 sts, end knit next st under loose strand, sl 3 wyib, k1
Row 5: With Color A, p1, sl 3 wyib, *p1, sl 5 wyib; rep from * to last 5 sts, end p1, sl 3 wyib, p1.
Row 6: With color B, knit.
Row 7: With color B, purl.
Row 8: With color A, k1, *knit next st under loose strand of Row 5, sl 5 wyib; rep from * to last 2 sts, end knit next st under loose strand, k1
Repeat these rows.

 

Dandelion Flower Knitting Stitch

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flower knitting stitch pattern http://knittingstitchpatterns.com

A beautiful knitting stitch creating amazing dandelion flowers. The stitch is a bit more time consuming and it might be a bit more challenging to beginners, but the end result is worth the effort.  It is great for scarves, shawls, blankets and baby girl sweaters. 

For written instructions, please visit link below:
http://www.knittingfool.com/StitchIndex/StitchDetail.aspx?StitchID=2818

dandelion knitting pattern http://knittingunlimited.blogspot.com
dandelion knitting stitch http://knittingunlimited.blogspot.com

flower knitting stitch pattern http://knittingstitchpatterns.com

A beautiful knitting stitch creating amazing dandelion flowers. The stitch is a bit more time consuming and it might be a bit more challenging to beginners, but the end result is worth the effort.  It is great for scarves, shawls, blankets and baby girl sweaters. 

For written instructions, please visit link below:
http://www.knittingfool.com/StitchIndex/StitchDetail.aspx?StitchID=2818

dandelion knitting pattern http://knittingunlimited.blogspot.com