One of my favorite stitches, the Linen Stitch pattern is part of the recent Harmony Blanket Blog Hop knit along

The yarn used in this pattern was provided by Lion Brand

Linen Stitch Square - free knit pattern by Jessie At Home

Linen Stitch Square
Knit Pattern
Easy Skill Level
Designed by Jessie Rayot

This fun Linen Stitch pattern is made using slip stitches and changing colors. It is actually a pretty easy stitch to master which creates a beautiful fabric; it’s actually one of my favorite stitches. The Linen Stitch Square is part of the Harmony Blanket Blog Hop KAL, and you can find more details HERE. Use this square to create a blanket, or use the stitch pattern to create just about anything you want.

Ravelry LinkLinen Stitch Square - free knit pattern by Jessie At Home - 2

6″ square

Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice 100% acrylic worsted weight
Lilac 191: Color A
Dusty Green 173: Color B
Rose 142: Color C

US-9, 5.5mm

16 sts x 22 rows = 4” [10 cm] in stockinette

Other supplies:
Yarn needle

Stitches and Abbreviations:
k – knit
p – purl
wyib – with yarn in back
wyif – with yarn in front
st(s) – stitch(es)

Getting Started:
Start with Color A and change colors every row (A, B, C, A, B, C, and so on).

To simply use the stitch pattern in another project, cast on a multiple of 2 (skip the first 4 and last 4 stitches of the square as they are part of the border).

Cast On 28 With Color A
Row 1: K to last st, p1.
Rows 2-4: Slip 1, k to last st, p1.
Row 5: With Color B, Slip 1, k3, *k1, wyif slip 1; repeat from * until 4 sts remain, k3, p1.
Row 6: Slip 1, k3, *p1, wyib slip 1; repeat from * until 4 sts remain, k3, p1.
Repeat rows 5-6 until piece measures 5.25 inches, then repeat row 2 four more times.
Bind off knit wise.
Weave in all ends.


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