Shells on Garter-stitch Background

The shells on a garter stitch background  |  It is a unique stitch that will give your project a wonderful textured look. This knitting pattern is quite difficult to do if you are a knitting beginner.

Here's what it looks like from behind
Shells on Garter-Stitch Background  - Wrong side

Yarrn shown in this swatch: Katia baby yarn. Size: 2.25mm.

Techniques used.
Knit, purl: K, P
Purl 2 sts together: P2tog.
Purl 2 sts together through the back loop: P2tog-tbl
How to knit the shell stitch.
- (Insert right-hand needle into the front of the stitch 5 rows below the 3rd stitch on the left hand needle, and draw through a long loop; slip this loop onto the right-hand needle, then knit the next stitch) 6 times, taking all 6 loops from the same stitch below.
PATTERN (no garter stitch border).
With color A, cast on 44 sts (a multiple of 14 sts  plus 2 additional sts) and knit one row.
Rows 1 through 6: With color B, knit all sts.
Row 7 - Right side: With color A, k9, * shell stitch, k8; repeat from * to last 7 sts, shell stitch, k1.
Row 8: With color A, k1, * (p2tog-tbl) 3 times, p1, (p2tog) 3 times, k7; repeat from * to last st, k1.
Rows 9 through 14: With color B, knit all sts.
Row 15: With color A, k2, * shell stitch, k8; repeat from * to end.
Row 16: With color A, k1, * k7, (p2tog-tbl) 3 times, p1, (p2tog) 3 times; repeat from * to last st, k1.
Repeat rows 1 - 16 till necessary for completing your project.

 
The shells on a garter stitch background  |  It is a unique stitch that will give your project a wonderful textured look. This knitting pattern is quite difficult to do if you are a knitting beginner.

Here's what it looks like from behind
Shells on Garter-Stitch Background  - Wrong side

Yarrn shown in this swatch: Katia baby yarn. Size: 2.25mm.

Techniques used.
Knit, purl: K, P
Purl 2 sts together: P2tog.
Purl 2 sts together through the back loop: P2tog-tbl
How to knit the shell stitch.
- (Insert right-hand needle into the front of the stitch 5 rows below the 3rd stitch on the left hand needle, and draw through a long loop; slip this loop onto the right-hand needle, then knit the next stitch) 6 times, taking all 6 loops from the same stitch below.
PATTERN (no garter stitch border).
With color A, cast on 44 sts (a multiple of 14 sts  plus 2 additional sts) and knit one row.
Rows 1 through 6: With color B, knit all sts.
Row 7 - Right side: With color A, k9, * shell stitch, k8; repeat from * to last 7 sts, shell stitch, k1.
Row 8: With color A, k1, * (p2tog-tbl) 3 times, p1, (p2tog) 3 times, k7; repeat from * to last st, k1.
Rows 9 through 14: With color B, knit all sts.
Row 15: With color A, k2, * shell stitch, k8; repeat from * to end.
Row 16: With color A, k1, * k7, (p2tog-tbl) 3 times, p1, (p2tog) 3 times; repeat from * to last st, k1.
Repeat rows 1 - 16 till necessary for completing your project.

 

Two-color Diamond Quilting Pattern


Yarn shown in this swatch: Milk Cotton
Needle Size: 3.5mm.
Row 1 - Wrong side: With color A, p1, * p1 wrapping yarn twice , p4, p1 wrapping yarn twice; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 2 - Right side: With color B, k1, * sl 1 dropping extra wrap, k4, sl 1 dropping extra wrap; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 3: With color B, p1, * sl 1, p4, sl 1; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 4: With color B, k1, * sl 1, k4, sl 1; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 5: With color B, p1, * sl 1, p4, sl 1; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 6: With color A, k1, * Left cross, right cross; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 7: With color A, p1, * p2, p2 wrapping yarn twice, p2; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 8: With color B, k1, * k2, sl 2 dropping extra wraps, k2; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 9: With color B, p1, * p2, sl 2, p2; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 10: With color B, k1, * k2, sl 2, k2; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 11: With color B, p1, * p2, sl 2, p2 ; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 12: With color A, k1, * right cross, left cross; repeat from * to st, k1.
Repeat rows 1 to 12.

Abbreviations
- Knit: K. Purl: P.
- Slip stitch purlwise, with the yarn on the wrong side of the work: SL
- Left cross: Drop next st off needle to front of work, knit 2, then pick up dropped st and knit it.
- Right cross: Slip 2 with yarn in back, drop next st off needle to front of work, slip the same 2 sts back to left-hand needle, then pick up dropped st and knit it, knit 2.


Yarn shown in this swatch: Milk Cotton
Needle Size: 3.5mm.
Row 1 - Wrong side: With color A, p1, * p1 wrapping yarn twice , p4, p1 wrapping yarn twice; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 2 - Right side: With color B, k1, * sl 1 dropping extra wrap, k4, sl 1 dropping extra wrap; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 3: With color B, p1, * sl 1, p4, sl 1; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 4: With color B, k1, * sl 1, k4, sl 1; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 5: With color B, p1, * sl 1, p4, sl 1; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 6: With color A, k1, * Left cross, right cross; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 7: With color A, p1, * p2, p2 wrapping yarn twice, p2; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 8: With color B, k1, * k2, sl 2 dropping extra wraps, k2; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 9: With color B, p1, * p2, sl 2, p2; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 10: With color B, k1, * k2, sl 2, k2; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 11: With color B, p1, * p2, sl 2, p2 ; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 12: With color A, k1, * right cross, left cross; repeat from * to st, k1.
Repeat rows 1 to 12.

Abbreviations
- Knit: K. Purl: P.
- Slip stitch purlwise, with the yarn on the wrong side of the work: SL
- Left cross: Drop next st off needle to front of work, knit 2, then pick up dropped st and knit it.
- Right cross: Slip 2 with yarn in back, drop next st off needle to front of work, slip the same 2 sts back to left-hand needle, then pick up dropped st and knit it, knit 2.

English Diamond Quilting Stitch

English Diamond Quilting is very beautiful pattern and is not difficult as looks. Follow this written instructions and soon you will be knitting without looking at it.

English Diamond Quilting is very beautiful pattern and is not difficult as looks. Follow this written instructions and soon you will be knitting without looking at it.

Cast on a multiple of 6 sts, + 2.
Row 1 - Wrong side: P1, * p1 wrapping yarn twice around needle, p4, p1 wrapping yarn twice around needle; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 2 - Right side: K1, * sl 1 wyib dropping extra wrap, k4, sl 1 wyib dropping extra wrap; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 3: P1, * sl 1 wyif, p4, sl 1 wyif; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 4: K1, * sl 1 wyib, k4, sl 1 wyib; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 5: P1, * sl 1 wyif, p4, sl 1 wyif; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 6: K1, * Left cross, right cross; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 7: P1, * p2, p2 wrapping yarn twice around needle for each st, p2; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 8: K1, * k2, sl 2 wyib dropping extra wraps, k2; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 9: P1, * p2, sl 2 wyif, p2; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 10: K1, * k2, sl 2 wyib, k2; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 11: P1, * p2, sl 2 wyif, p2 ; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 12: K1, * right cross, left cross; repeat from * to st, k1.
Repeat rows 1 to 12.

Abbreviations
- Knit: K.
- Purl: P.
- Slip stitch purlwise: Sl.
- With yarn in back: Wyib.
- With yarn in front: Wyif.
- Left cross: Drop next st off needle to front of work, knit 2, then pick up dropped st and knit it.
- Right cross: Slip 2 with yarn in back, drop next st off needle to front of work, slip the same 2 sts back to left-hand needle, then pick up dropped st and knit it, knit 2.

English Diamond Quilting is very beautiful pattern and is not difficult as looks. Follow this written instructions and soon you will be knitting without looking at it.

English Diamond Quilting is very beautiful pattern and is not difficult as looks. Follow this written instructions and soon you will be knitting without looking at it.

Cast on a multiple of 6 sts, + 2.
Row 1 - Wrong side: P1, * p1 wrapping yarn twice around needle, p4, p1 wrapping yarn twice around needle; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 2 - Right side: K1, * sl 1 wyib dropping extra wrap, k4, sl 1 wyib dropping extra wrap; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 3: P1, * sl 1 wyif, p4, sl 1 wyif; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 4: K1, * sl 1 wyib, k4, sl 1 wyib; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 5: P1, * sl 1 wyif, p4, sl 1 wyif; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 6: K1, * Left cross, right cross; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 7: P1, * p2, p2 wrapping yarn twice around needle for each st, p2; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 8: K1, * k2, sl 2 wyib dropping extra wraps, k2; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 9: P1, * p2, sl 2 wyif, p2; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 10: K1, * k2, sl 2 wyib, k2; repeat from * to st, k1.
Row 11: P1, * p2, sl 2 wyif, p2 ; repeat from * to st, p1.
Row 12: K1, * right cross, left cross; repeat from * to st, k1.
Repeat rows 1 to 12.

Abbreviations
- Knit: K.
- Purl: P.
- Slip stitch purlwise: Sl.
- With yarn in back: Wyib.
- With yarn in front: Wyif.
- Left cross: Drop next st off needle to front of work, knit 2, then pick up dropped st and knit it.
- Right cross: Slip 2 with yarn in back, drop next st off needle to front of work, slip the same 2 sts back to left-hand needle, then pick up dropped st and knit it, knit 2.

Spring Knitting Stitch

Spring sttich |  knittingunlimited.blogspot.com That looks amazing and a bit time consuming but well worth it.

That looks amazing and a bit time consuming but well worth it.

Yarn shown in this swatch: Red Heart Super Saver
Needle Size: 5.0mm

How to: Spring stitch.
(Put yarn to back of work)
- Insert the right needle into the next stitch on the left needle.
- Wrapping the yarn around two needles 10 times.
- Knit stitch normally then bring new stitch out through these loops.
- Thumb and forefinger of right hand, squeeze these loops and drag it.
- Holding a working thread and pull it

How to  Spring Knitting Stitch

To make this pattern, cast on a multiple of 4 sts
Row 1: Knit.
Row 2: Purl
Row 3; Knit
Row 4: Purl 1, * spring stitch, knit 1, purl 2; repeat from * to last 3 sts; spring stitch, knit 1, purl 1.
Row 5: Knit.
Row 6: Purl 3; * spring stitch, knit 1, purl 2; repeat from * to last 5 sts, spring stitch, knit 1, purl 3.
Repeat rows 3 to 6 till necessary for completing your project.

Spring sttich |  knittingunlimited.blogspot.com That looks amazing and a bit time consuming but well worth it.

That looks amazing and a bit time consuming but well worth it.

Yarn shown in this swatch: Red Heart Super Saver
Needle Size: 5.0mm

How to: Spring stitch.
(Put yarn to back of work)
- Insert the right needle into the next stitch on the left needle.
- Wrapping the yarn around two needles 10 times.
- Knit stitch normally then bring new stitch out through these loops.
- Thumb and forefinger of right hand, squeeze these loops and drag it.
- Holding a working thread and pull it

How to  Spring Knitting Stitch

To make this pattern, cast on a multiple of 4 sts
Row 1: Knit.
Row 2: Purl
Row 3; Knit
Row 4: Purl 1, * spring stitch, knit 1, purl 2; repeat from * to last 3 sts; spring stitch, knit 1, purl 1.
Row 5: Knit.
Row 6: Purl 3; * spring stitch, knit 1, purl 2; repeat from * to last 5 sts, spring stitch, knit 1, purl 3.
Repeat rows 3 to 6 till necessary for completing your project.

Diagonal Fixed Loop Stitch

Loop stitches are rarely used in published knitting patterns, yet they can give a new dimension to your creativity with knitting.

Cast on an odd number of sts and a 4 -row repeat.

Row 1 (Right side): K1, * put right-hand needle between 1st and 2nd sts and draw through a loop, leaving loop on right-hand needle, k2; repeat from * to end.
Row 2: P1, *  p1, p2tog; repeat from * to end.
Row 3: K2, * put right-hand needle between 1st and 2nd sts and draw through a loop, leaving loop on right-hand needle, k2; repeat from * to last st, k1.
Row 4: P3, * p2tog, p1; repeat from * to end.
put right-hand needle between 1st and 2nd sts and draw through a loop, leaving loop on right-hand needle

Loop stitches are rarely used in published knitting patterns, yet they can give a new dimension to your creativity with knitting.

Cast on an odd number of sts and a 4 -row repeat.

Row 1 (Right side): K1, * put right-hand needle between 1st and 2nd sts and draw through a loop, leaving loop on right-hand needle, k2; repeat from * to end.
Row 2: P1, *  p1, p2tog; repeat from * to end.
Row 3: K2, * put right-hand needle between 1st and 2nd sts and draw through a loop, leaving loop on right-hand needle, k2; repeat from * to last st, k1.
Row 4: P3, * p2tog, p1; repeat from * to end.
put right-hand needle between 1st and 2nd sts and draw through a loop, leaving loop on right-hand needle

Flowers in a Row

Flowers in a Row   |  knittingunlimited.blogspot.com

It was fun to design and fun to knit; plus, it is to customize (by changing width or length)

How to: Flower stitch:
The first way.
- With yarn in back, slip the next 5 sts to a cable needle purlwise dropping the extra wraps.
- Wrap the yarn around the 5 sts on the cable needle twice.
- Then slip the 5 sts to the right-hand needle.
For picture instructions, please visit link:
http://domihobby.ru/709-element-vyazaniya-spicami-pauchki.html

The second way.
Watch the video to learn how to knit the flower stitch.

Pattern:
Cast on multiple of 6 sts + 1.
Row 1 (Right side): Knit
Row 2: Knit 1, * (knit the next stitch wrapping the yarn 3 times around the needle) 5 times, Knit 1; repeat from * to end.
Row 3: Purl 1, * flower stitch; purl 1; repeat from * to end.
Row 4: Knit.


Flowers in a Row   |  A bit time consuming but well worth it

Flowers in a Row   |  knittingunlimited.blogspot.com

It was fun to design and fun to knit; plus, it is to customize (by changing width or length)

How to: Flower stitch:
The first way.
- With yarn in back, slip the next 5 sts to a cable needle purlwise dropping the extra wraps.
- Wrap the yarn around the 5 sts on the cable needle twice.
- Then slip the 5 sts to the right-hand needle.
For picture instructions, please visit link:
http://domihobby.ru/709-element-vyazaniya-spicami-pauchki.html

The second way.
Watch the video to learn how to knit the flower stitch.

Pattern:
Cast on multiple of 6 sts + 1.
Row 1 (Right side): Knit
Row 2: Knit 1, * (knit the next stitch wrapping the yarn 3 times around the needle) 5 times, Knit 1; repeat from * to end.
Row 3: Purl 1, * flower stitch; purl 1; repeat from * to end.
Row 4: Knit.


Flowers in a Row   |  A bit time consuming but well worth it

Multi Color Flowers

Aster flower knitting stitch is created in an unusual way to make flowers within a garter stitch border.

Aster flower knitting stitch is created in an unusual way to make flowers within a garter stitch border. Color changes give the stitch a lot of variety. So pretty for babies or scarves/shawls .  

How to:
- Aster stitch: slip 5 sts to RH needle dropping extra loops, slip these 5 sts back to LH needle, (purl 1, yarn over, purl 1, yarn over , purl 1) into all 5 sts together.
- Knit 1 under loose strand behind: Insert left hand needle, from front to back, under the loose strand behind next stitch, knit this strand with next stitch on needle.

For full written instructions, please visit link: http://knittingunlimited.blogspot.com/2014/04/dandelion-knitting-stitch-pattern.html 

Aster flower knitting stitch is created in an unusual way to make flowers within a garter stitch border.

Aster flower knitting stitch is created in an unusual way to make flowers within a garter stitch border. Color changes give the stitch a lot of variety. So pretty for babies or scarves/shawls .  

How to:
- Aster stitch: slip 5 sts to RH needle dropping extra loops, slip these 5 sts back to LH needle, (purl 1, yarn over, purl 1, yarn over , purl 1) into all 5 sts together.
- Knit 1 under loose strand behind: Insert left hand needle, from front to back, under the loose strand behind next stitch, knit this strand with next stitch on needle.

For full written instructions, please visit link: http://knittingunlimited.blogspot.com/2014/04/dandelion-knitting-stitch-pattern.html 

Scarf With Bobbles On Garter Background

Colorful knitting scarf with bobbles are placed in diagonal lines on a background of garter stitch

Colorful knitting scarf with bobbles are placed in diagonal lines on a background of garter stitch

Used yarn in this scarf: 150g Bernat mosaic.
Needle size: 6.0mm ( I think 5.0mm will be better)

Instructions:
Make bobble:
1. Insert the right needle into the next stitch on the left needle.
2. Wrapping the yarn around two needles 7 times (or 8 times ... etc, if you want)
3. Knit stitch normally then bring new stitch out through these loops.
How to make bobble

To make this pattern, cast on: 21 sts ( a multiple of 4 sts + 1 + edge sts).
Knit 4 rows.
Row 1( Right side): Knit.
Row 2: Knit 6, * make bobble, knit 3; repeat from * to last 3 sts, knit 3.
Row 3: Knit.
Row 4: Knit.
Row 5: Knit
Row 6: Knit 4, * make bobble, knit 3; repeat from * to last 5 sts, make bobble, knit 4.
Row 7. Knit
Row 8. Knit.
Repeat these  8 rows until desired length is reached, ending with a Row 2.
Knit 4 rows.
Bind off.
Bobble knitting scraf |  knittingunlimited.blogspot.com
Colorful knitting scarf with bobbles are placed in diagonal lines on a background of garter stitch

Colorful knitting scarf with bobbles are placed in diagonal lines on a background of garter stitch

Used yarn in this scarf: 150g Bernat mosaic.
Needle size: 6.0mm ( I think 5.0mm will be better)

Instructions:
Make bobble:
1. Insert the right needle into the next stitch on the left needle.
2. Wrapping the yarn around two needles 7 times (or 8 times ... etc, if you want)
3. Knit stitch normally then bring new stitch out through these loops.
How to make bobble

To make this pattern, cast on: 21 sts ( a multiple of 4 sts + 1 + edge sts).
Knit 4 rows.
Row 1( Right side): Knit.
Row 2: Knit 6, * make bobble, knit 3; repeat from * to last 3 sts, knit 3.
Row 3: Knit.
Row 4: Knit.
Row 5: Knit
Row 6: Knit 4, * make bobble, knit 3; repeat from * to last 5 sts, make bobble, knit 4.
Row 7. Knit
Row 8. Knit.
Repeat these  8 rows until desired length is reached, ending with a Row 2.
Knit 4 rows.
Bind off.
Bobble knitting scraf |  knittingunlimited.blogspot.com

Zig-zag Jacquard

This stitch is a unique stitch that will give your project a wonderful textured look

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, * p3, 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, * p1, 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, * p4, 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.
This stitch is a unique stitch that will give your project a wonderful textured look

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, * p3, 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, * p1, 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, * p4, 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.