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Linen Stitch

Linen Stitch Knitting Pattern (Right Side)

About This Stitch Pattern

The Linen Stitch simulates a woven fabric like linen by alternating wrapped stitches over slip stitches. The result is a tight dense fabric that is very sturdy and durable. It’s great for scarves, pot holders, bags, and jackets.

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Stitch Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 2

Row 1:
*K1, wyif, sl 1, wyib; Rep from * to end.
Row 2:
*P1, wyib, sl 1, wyif; Rep from * to end.

Repeat rows 1 – 2 until you have reached your desired length.

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