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Rice Stitch

Example of the Rice Stitch

About This Stitch Pattern

The Rice Stitch is a basic texture pattern that is very easy to do. It is a great stitch for any type of project, especially washcloths, where the nubs provide a great scrubbing texture.

[Video] Stitch Pattern Tutorial

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Techniques Used in this Stitch

Stitch Pattern Details

Skill Level


Row Repeat


Stitch Repeat

Multiples of 2 + 1

Stitch Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 2 + 1

  • Row 1: (RS): P1, *K1 tbl, p1; rep from * to end.
  • Row 2: Knit all sts

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

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Example of the Rice Stitch

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