The Purl Ridge Stitch Pattern on the bias offers endless possibilities for customization. Experiment with different yarn weights and colors to create unique and personalized designs. Use a chunky yarn for a cozy winter accessory or opt for a lightweight yarn to craft an elegant summer wrap. The diagonal alignment of the pattern adds a dynamic element to your knitting, allowing you to explore various design options. In this video, join knitting expert Jen Lucas as she walks you through how to work the Purl Ridge Stitch Pattern on the bias.
PURL RIDGE ON THE BIAS
The stitch pattern can be worked on any number of stitches greater than 7 stitches as follows:
Row 1 and all RS rows: K2, m1r, knit to the last 3 sts, k2tog, k1.
Row 2 (WS): K2, purl to the last 2 sts, k2.
Row 3: Rep Row 1 (K2, m1r, knit to the last 3 sts, k2tog, k1.)
Row 4: Knit all sts.
Repeat Rows 1 – 4 for pattern.
Not only does the Purl Ridge Stitch Pattern on the bias enhance the visual appeal of your projects, but it also provides a relaxing and rhythmic knitting experience. Whether you’re knitting for pleasure or to create thoughtful gifts for loved ones, this stitch pattern is sure to become a favorite in your repertoire. How do you think you will use this stitch pattern and technique in your projects?