Double Moss stitch

Knitting Jargon Tutorials

Sep 11

If you’re after a bit of texture in your knitting and want to get fancy, this is your chance. In this video I’ve used a chunky, smooth, wool yarn and most importantly a plain coloured yarn, to show off the combination of knit and purl stitches.

Have a go yourself, this is an ideal stitch to practice switching between knit and purl stitches. This maintains it shape no matter how large the piece and makes a thick, cosy fabric for a scarf, cowl or hat.

If you’d like to use this stitch in a pattern, it’s used in a slouch beret from the colour duets bundle. Find the details here

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[…] and perfect for a first cable project or testing out some textured knitting, maybe moss stitch, or double moss. It can be worked from the brim, as if knitting the first stage of a hat. The other option is to […]

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