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.

Cartridge Belt Rib

Cartridge Belt Rib Knitting stitch. Same pattern on both sides. No purl rib pattern. Great idea to try. Quick and easy

Knitted in a multiple of 4, + 3 sts.
Row 1 - RS: Knit 3, * slip 1 wyif, knit 3; rep from * to end.
Row 2: Knit 1, * slip 1 wyif, knit 3; rep from * to last 2 sts, slip 1 wyif, knit 1.
Repeat Rows 1 - 2.
Bind off in a knit 3, purl 1 rib.
How to bind off: Knit 2, slip the first stitch over, knit 1, slip the first stitch over, * purl 1, slip the first stitch over, (knit 1, slip the first stitch over]) 3 times, rep from * to end of row.

Moss Diamond and Lozenge

Reversible Knitting * - Moss Diamond and Lozenge stich. Knitting pattern the same on both sides. For knitters with a bit of experience

Knitted in a multiple of 12 sts and a 44-row repeat.
Rows 1 and 2: K6, p6.
Rows 3 and 4: P1, k5, p5, k1.
Rows 5 and 6: K1, p1, k4, p4, k1, p1.
Rows 7 and 8: P1, k1, p1, k3, p3, k1, p1, k1.
Rows 9 and 10: (K1, p1) twice, k2, p2, (k1, p1) twice.
Rows 11 and 12: (P1, k1) 6 times.
Rows 13 and 14: (K1, p1) 6 times.
Rows 15 and 16: (P1, k1) twice, p2, k2, (p1, k1) twice.
Rows 17 and 18: K1, p1, k1, p3, k3, p1, k1, p1.
Rows 19 and 20: P1, k1, p4, k4, p1, k1.
Rows 21 and 22: K1, p5, k5, p1.
Rows 23 and 24: P6, k6.
Rows 25 and 26: P5, k1, p1, k5.
Rows 27 and 28: P4, (k1, p1) twice, k4.
Rows 29 and 30: P3, (k1, p1) 3 times, k3.
Rows 31 and 32: P2, (k1, p1) 4 times, k2.
Rows 33 and 34: (P1, k1) 6 times.
Rows 35 and 36: (K1, p1) 6 times.
Rows 37 and 38: K2, (p1, k1) 4 times, p2.
Rows 39 and 40: K3, (p1, k1) 3 times, p3.
Rows 41 and 42: K4, (p1, k1) twice, p4.
Rows 43 and 44: K5, p1, k1, p5.

Knitting abbreviations:
K: Knit | P: Purl: P.

Right Diagonal

Right Diagonal slip stitch knitting. Free pattern and video tutorials on how to knit

Knitted in a multiple of 6, +4 sts and a 6-row repeat.
Row 1 - RS: K1, * sl 2 wyif, k4; rep from * to last 3 sts, sl 2 wyif, k1.
Row 2: P2, * sl 2 wyib, p4; rep from * to last 2 sts, sl 1 wyib, p1.
Row 3: K5, * sl 2 wyif, k4; rep from * to last 5 sts, sl 2 wyif, k3.
Row 4: P4, * sl 2 wyib, p4; rep from * to end.
Row 5: K3, * sl 2 wyif, k4; rep from * to last 1 st, k1.
Row 6: P1, sl 1 wyib, p4, * sl 2 wyib, p4; rep from * to last 4 sts, sl 2 wyib, p2.

Knitting abbreviations:
K: Knit | P: Purl: P | SL: Slip stitch purlwise.
Wyif: With yarn in front | Wyib: With yarn in back.

Left Diagonal

Left diagonal slip stitch knitting - free pattern.

Knitted in a multiple of 6 sts, +4 and a 6-row repeat.
Row 1 - RS: K1, * sl 2 wyif, k4; rep from * to last 3 sts, sl 2 wyif, k1.
Row 2: P1, sl 1 wyib, p4, * sl 2 wyib, p4; rep from * to last 4 sts, sl 2 wyib, p2.
Row 3: K3, * sl 2 wyif, k4; rep from * to last 1 st, k1.
Row 4: P4, * sl 2 wyib, p4; rep from * to end.
Row 5: K5, * sl 2 wyif, k4; rep from * to last 5 sts, sl 2 wyif, k3.
Row 6: P2, * sl 2 wyib, p4; rep from * to last 2 sts, sl 1 wyib, p1.

Knitting abbreviations:
K: Knit | P: Purl | Sl: Slip stitch purlwise.
Wyif: With yarn in front  |  Wyib: With yarn in back.

Trellis

Trellis Slip stitch knitting.

Knitted in a multiple of 6, + 3 sts and a 8-row repeat.
Row 1 and all wrong side rows: Purl all sts.
Row 2 - Right side: K2, * sl 5 wyif, k1; rep from * to last st, k1.
Row 4: K4, * k1 uls, k5; rep from * to last 5 sts, k1 uls, k4.
Row 6: K1, sl 3 wyif, k1, * sl 5 wyif, k1; rep from * to last 4 sts, sl 3 wyif, k1.
Row 8: K1, * k1 uls, k5; rep from * to last 2 sts, k1 uls, k1.

Knitting abbreviations:
K: Knit | P: Purl | SL wyif: Slip stitch purlwise with yarn in front.
K1 uls: Knit 1 under loose strand.
- Insert right needle under loose strand and then into next stitch knitwise, from front to back. Knit stitch normally then bring new stitch out from under the strand.
Knit 1 under loose strand

Mock Honeycomb

Mock Honeycomb knitting stitch pattern. Used knit and purl sts, slip stitch wyif and knit uls

Knitted in a multiple of 4 sts + 1 and a 12-row repeat.
Row 1 and all wrong side rows: Purl all sts.
Row 2 - Right side: K1, * sl 3 wyif, k1; rep from * to end.
Row 4: K1, * sl 3 wyif, k1; rep from * to end.
Row 6: K2, * k1 uls, k3; rep from * to last 3 sts, k1 uls, k2.
Row 8: K3, * sl 3 wyif, k1; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2.
Row 10: K3, * sl 3 wyif, k1; rep from * to last 2, k2.
Row 12: K4, * k1 uls, k3; rep from * to last st, k1.

Knitting abbreviations:
K: Knit | P: Purl: P | SL wyif: Slip stitch purlwise with yarn in front
K1 uls: Knit 1 under loose strands - Insert needle under the loose strands and knit the next stitch.

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.