List of beautiful stitch patterns to use in everyday projects, including knit-purl stitches, rib, cable and twist, lace, leaves for beginners and experienced knitters. You can combine two or more different stitch patterns to produce your own designs.

Labyrinth

All just knits and purls. Labyrinth Textured knitting stitch. Both sides are the same

Knitted in a multiple of 18 sts.
Row 1 - RS: Knit.
Row 2: Purl.
Row 3: Knit 3, * purl 3, knit 15; rep from *, ending last rep with knit 12.
Row 4: Purl 12, * knit 3, purl 15; rep from *, ending last rep with purl 3.
Rows 5 - 6: Repeat Rows 3 - 4.

Row 7: * Knit 3, purl 15; rep from * to end.
Row 8: * Knit 15, purl 3; rep from * to end.
Rows 9: * Knit 3, purl 15; rep from * to end.
Rows 10 - 11 - 12: Repeat Rows 7 - 8 - 9.
Row 13: Purl 12, * knit 3, purl 15; rep from *, ending last rep with purl 3..
Row 14: Knit 3, * purl 3, knit 15; rep from *, ending last rep with knit 12.
Row 15: Purl 12, * knit 3, purl 15; rep from *, ending last rep with purl 3.
Row 16: Purl 6, * knit 3, purl 15; rep from *, ending last rep with purl 9.
Row 17: Knit 9, * purl 3, knit 15; rept from *, ending last rep with knit 6
Row 18: Purl 6, * knit 3, purl 15; rep from *, ending last rep with purl 9.
Rows 19 - 20 - 21: Repeat Rows 16 - 17 - 18.
Rows 22 - 23 - 24: Repeat Rows 13 - 14 - 15.
Repeat Rows 7 - 24.

Ridged Feather Stitch

This Ridged Feather pattern is 11 stitches wide and 4 rows long. And three of those rows are just stocking stitch so you have time to recover between lacy rows.

Knitted in a multiple of 11sts  and 4-row repeat.
Row 1 - Right side: Knit.
Row 2: Purl.
Row 3: * (P2tog) twice, (yo, k1) 3 times, yo, (p2tog)twice; repeat from * to end.
Row 4: Purl.

Knitting abbreviations:
Knit: K | Purl: P | Yarn over: Yo | Purl 2 sts together: P2tog

Seersucker

Simple Knit & Purl stitch pattern. The Seersucker stitch is great stitch for beginners to start to learn knitting. That looks great!

Knitted in a multile of 4 sts, + 1 and a 8-row repeat.
Row 1: Knit 1, * purl 1, knit 1; rep from * to end.
Row 2: Purl 1, * knit 1, purl 1; rep from * to end.
Row 3: Purl 1, * knit 3, purl 1; rep from * to end.
Row 4: Knit 1, * purl 3, knit 1; rep from * to end.
Row 5:  Knit 1, * purl 1, knit 1 rep from * to end.
Row 6: Purl 1, * knit 1, purl 1; rep from * to end.
Row 7: Knit 2, * purl 1, knit 3; rep from * to last 3 sts, purl 1, knit 2.
Row 8: Purl 2, * knit 1, purl 3; rep from * to last 3 sts, knit 1, purl 2.

Pie Crust Basketweave

Pie crust basketweave stitch - Simple Knit + Purl

Knitted in a multiple of 8, +2 sts and a 8-row repeat.
Row 1 - Wrong side:  Purl 2 * knit 6, purl 2; repeat from * to end.
Row 2 - Right side: Knit 2, * purl 6, knit 2; repeat from * to end.
Row 3: As Row 1.
Row 4: Knit.
Row 5: Knit 4, purl 2, * knit 6, purl 2; repeat from * to last 4 sts, knit 4.
Row 6: Purl 4, knit 2, * purl 6, knit 2; repeat from * to last 4 sts, purl 4.
Row 7: As Row 5.
Row 8: Knit.

Left Diagonal Rib

Knit - Purl Combinations. Left Diagonal Rib stitch pattern


Knitted in a multiple of 6 sts and a 12-row repeat.
Row 1 - RS: * P2, k4; rep from * to end.
Row 2: * P4, k2; rep from * to end.
Row 3: As row 1.
Row 4: As row 2.
Row 5: K2, * p2, k4; rep from * last 4 sts, p2, k2.
Row 6: P2, * k2. p4; rep from * last 4 sts, k2, p2.
Row 7: As row 5.
Row 8: As row 6.
Row 9: * K4, p2; rep from * to end.
Row 10: * K2, p4; rep from * to end.
Row 11: As row 9.
Row 12: As row 10.

Knitting abbreviations:
Knit: K | Purl: P.

Right Diagonal Rib

Knit & Purl Stitch Combinaltions. Right Diagonal Rib Stitch

Knitted in a multiple of 6 sts and a12-row repeat.
Row 1: * K4, p2; rep from * to end.
Row 2: * K2, p4; rep from * to end.
Row 3: As row 1.
Row 4: As row 2.
Row 5: K2, * p2, k4; rep from * last 4 sts, p2, k2.
Row 6: P2, * k2. p4; rep from * last 4 sts, k2, p2.
Row 7: As row 5.
Row 8: As row 6.
Row 9: * P2, k4; rep from * to end.
Row 10: * P4, kk2; rep from * to end.
Row 11: As row 9.
Row 12: As row 10.

Knitting abbreviations:
Knit: K | Purl: P.

Tear Drop

TearDrop Stitch Pattern  |  Knitted in a multiple of 4 stitches  plus 1 additional stitch.


Knitted in a multiple of 4 stitches  plus 1 additional stitch.
Row 1 - Right side: P1, * (k1, p1, k1, p1, k1) in next stitch, p3; repeat from * to end.
Row 2: * K3, p5; repeat from * to last st, k1.
Row 3: P1, * k5, p3; repeat from * to end.
Row 4: * K3, p5; repeat from * to last st, k1.
Row 5: P1, * ssk, k1, k2tog, p3; repeat from * to end.
Row 6: * K3, p3; repeat from * to last st, k1.
Row 7: P1, * sl 1-k2tog-psso, p1, (k1, p1, k1, p1, k1) in next stitch, p1; repeat from * to end.
Row 8: K1, * p5, k3; repeat from * to end.
Row 9: * P3, k5; repeat from * to last st, p1.
Row 10: K1, * p5, k3; repeat from * to end.
Row 11: * P3, ssk, k1, k2tog; repeat from * to last st, p1.
Row 12: K1, * p3, k3 ; repeat from * to end.
Row 13: P1, * (k1, p1, k1, p1, k1) in next stitch, p1, sl 1-k2tog-psso, p1; repeat from * to end.
Repeat rows 2 - 13.
When binding off, do so on Row 7 or Row 13, omitting the increases.

Knitting abbreviations:
K: Knit | P: Purl | K2tog: Knit 2 sts together | Ssk: Slip slip knit.
Sl 1-k2tog-psso: Slip stitch as if to knit, knit 2 stitches together, pass slipped stitch over.

Small Pine Trees

Stitch of the Month - June 2016. A nice pattern for lace knitters. Small Pine Trees.

Knitted in a multiple of 18 sts, + 11 and a 16-row repeat.
Row 1 - right side: K1, * yo, p3, S2KP, p3, yo, k9; rep from * to last 10 sts, yo, p3, S2KP, p3, yo, k1.
Row 2 and all wrong side rows: Purl
Row 3: K1, * k1, yo, p2, S2KP, p2, yo, k10; rep from * to last 10 sts, k1, yo, p2, S2KP, p2, yo, k2.
Row 5: K1, * k2, yo, p1, S2KP, p1, yo, k11; rep from * to last 10 sts, k2, yo, p1, S2KP, p1, yo, k3.
Row 7: K1, * k3, yo, S2KP, yo, k12; rep from * to last 10 sts, k3, yo, S2KP, yo, k4.
Row 9: K1, * k9, yo, p3, S2KP, p3, yo; rep from * to last 10 sts, k10.
Row 11: K1, * k10, yo, p2, S2KP, p2, yo, k1; rep from * to last 10 sts, k10.
Row 13: K1, * k11, yo, p1, S2KP, p1, yo, k2; rep from * to last 10 sts, k10.
Row 15: K1, * k12, yo, S2KP, yo, k3; rep from * to last 10 sts, k10.

Knitting abbreviations:
K: Knit | P: Purl | Yo: Yarn over.
S2KP: sl2tog-k1-p2sso - Slip 2 stitches together as if to knit 2 stitches together, knit1, pass the slip stitches one at a time over the stitch just knitted and drop them.\


Stockinette and Garter Diamonds

 Stockinette and Garter Diamonds - Lace knitting Pattern

Knitted in a multiple of 10 sts + 1, and 16-row repeat.
Row 1: K1, * yo, ssk, p5, k2tog, yo, k1; repeat from * to end.
Row 2: P1 * p2, k5, p3; repeat from * to end.
Row 3: K1, * k1, yo, ssk, p3, k2tog, yo, k2; repeat from * to end.
Row 4: P1, * p3, k3, p4; repeat from * to end.
Row 5: K1, * k2, yo, ssk, p1, k2tog, yo, k3; repeat from * to end.
Row 6: P1 * p4, k1, p5; repeat from * to end.
Row 7: K1, * k3, yo, SK2P, yo, k4; repeat from * to end.
Row 8: Purl all sts.
Row 9: P1, * p2, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, p3; repeat from * to end.
Row 10: K1, * k2, p5, k3; repeat from * to end.
Row 11: P1, * p1, k2tog, yo, k3, yo, ssk, p2; repeat from * to end.
Row 12: K1, * k1, p7, k2; repeat from * to end.
Row 13: P1, * k2tog, yo, k5, yo, ssk, p1; repeat from * to end.
Row 14: K1, * p9, k1; repeat from * to end.
Row 15: K2tog, * yo, k7, yo, SK2P; repeat from * to last 9 sts, yo, k7, yo, ssk.
Row 16: purl.

Knitting abbreviations:
K: Knit | P: Purl | Yo: Yarn over | K2tog: Knit 2 sts together | Ssk: Slip slip knit.
SK2P: Slip stitch as if to knit, knit 2 stitches together, pass slipped stitch over.

Overlapping leaves

Overlapping Leaves stitch - Very beautiful!! I think it would be lovely in a scarf, just add 4 to 6 sts of garter stitch to each edge so the reverse stockinette doesn't roll.

Knitted in a multiple of 15 sts, + 2 and 20-row repeat.
Row 1 - RS: P2, * k13, p2; rep from * to end.
Row 2: K2, * p13, k2; rep from * to end.
Row 3: P2, * k10, k2tog, yo, k1, p2; rep from * to end.
Row 4: K2, * yo, p2,  p2tog, p9, k2; rep from * to end.
Row 5: P2, * k8, k2tog, k1, yo, k2, p2; rep from * to end.
Row 6: K2, * p1, yo, p3,  p2tog, p7, k2; rep from * to end.
Row 7: P2, * k6, k2tog, k2, yo, k3, p2; rep from * to end.
Row 8: K2, * p2, yo, p4,  p2tog, p5, k2; rep from * to end.
Row 9: P2, * k4, k2tog, k3, yo, k4, p2; rep from * to end.
Row 10: K2, * p3, yo, p5,  p2tog, p3, k2; rep from * to end.
Row 11: P2, * k13, p2; rep from * to end.
Row 12: K2, * p13, k2; rep from * to end.
Row 13: P2, * k1, yo, ssk, k10, p2; rep from * to end.
Row 14: K2, * p9, ssp, p2, yo, k2; rep from * to end.
Row 15: P2, * k2, yo, k1, ssk, k8, p2; rep from * to end.
Row 16: K2, * p7, ssp, p3, yo, p1, k2; rep from * to end.
Row 17: P2, * k3, yo, k2, ssk, k6, p2; rep from * to end.
Row 18: K2, * p5, ssp, p4, yo, p2, k2; rep from * to end.
Row 19: P2, * k4, yo, k3, ssk, k4, p2; rep from * to end.
Row 20: K2, * p3, ssp, p5, yo, p3, k2; rep from * to end.

Knitting abbreviations:
K: Knit | P: Purl | Yo: Yarn over.
K2tog: Knit 2 sts together | Ssk: Slip slip knit.
Purl: Purl 2 sts together | Ssp: Slip slip purl.

Alsacian Scallops

Lovely knitted lace stitch. Called Alsacian Scallop. (Written + video tutorials)
Knitted in a multiple of 21 sts, + 3 and a 14-row repeat.
Row 1 - wrong side: Knit.
Row 2 - right side: Purl.
Row 3: Knit.
Row 4: K1, * yo, k21; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2.
Row 5: P2, * (p1, k3) 5 times, p2; rep from * to last st, p1.
Row 6: K1, * k1, yo, k1, (p3, k1) 5 times, yo; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2.
Row 7: P2, * p2, (k3, p1) 5 times, p2; rep from * to last st, p1.
Row 8: K1, * (k1, yo) twice, (ssk, p2) 5 times, (k1, yo) twice; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2.
Row 9: P2, * p4, (k2, p1) 5 times, p4; rep from * to last st, p1.
Row 10: K1, * (k1, yo) 4 times, (ssk, p1) 5 times, (k1, yo) 4 times; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2.
Row 11: P2, * p8, (k1, p1) 5 times, p8; rep from * to last st, p1.
Row 12: K1, * k8, (ssk) 5 times, k8; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2.
Row 13: P2, * p8, wrap, p9; rep from * to last st, p1.
Row 14: Knit.

Knitting abbreviations:
K: Knit | P: Purl | Yo: Yarn over | Ssk: Slip slip knit.
Wrap: Purl 4, transfer them to a third needle, wrap the yarn around them 3 times clockwise, transfer them to the right needle again.

Dandelion Flowers

The Dandelion pattern is one of those terrific knitting patterns. The petals can be a bit difficult at first but you do soon get used to it.
Flower: Insert right-hand needle into the third stitch down from the second stitch on left needle (this space forms the centre of the flower) and draw through a loop, leave loop on right-hand needle and knit 2, make second loop into same stitch, knit 2, make third loop into same stitch.
Note: Make sure that your loop stitch is loose enough to lie flat and not distort your work.
Knitted in a multiple of 8 sts  + 1 and 12-row repeat.
Row 1 (RS): Knit all sts.
Row 2: Purl all sts.
Row 3: Knit all sts.
Row 4: Purl all sts.
Row 5: K3, flower, * k4, flower; repeat to last 2 sts, k2.
Row 6: P2, (p2tog, p1) twice, p2tog, * p3, (p2tog, p1) twice, p2tog; repeat to last 2 sts, p2,
Rows 7 through 10: Repeat rows 1 through 4.
Row 11: K7, * flower, k4; repeat from * to last 2 st, k2.
Row 12: P6, * (p2tog, p1) twice, p2tog, p3; repeat from * to last 3 sts, p3.

Knitting abbreviations:
Knit: K | Purl: P | Purl 2 sts together: P2tog.