How To Knit – Rib Stitch

how to knit the rib stitch

Learn How To Create Ribbing

The 2 x 2 rib stitch is a common pattern that is used for shaping in many knitting patterns.

It has a large amount of stretch which is great for fitted clothes, hats and scarves.

Basic rib stitch patterns are great to learn and are the ones you will probably use over and over again.

Knowing how to knit ribbing stitch patterns will help you when you start making all those cozy hats, scarves and sweaters.

Ribbing is one of the best ways to make a stretchy piece of fabric and it is also reversible.

This is used in many of my patterns, especially for hat patterns.

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