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How to Knit: The Cartridge Rib Stitch

Video Tutorial

Cartridge Belt Rib Stitch

Size: 6"x6"

Gauge: Stockinette | 4" = 20 Stitches | 12 Rows

Yarn: Medium Weight Yarn

Knitting Needle Size: US 9 (or size to achieve gauge)

Stitches worked over a multiple of 4 + 3

Abbreviations:
CO - Cast on

Sl 1 wyif – Slip 1 stitch with the yarn in the front of your work


Pattern:

CO 31 stitches.

Row 1: Knit 3 *sl 1 wyif, knit 3* repeat from *

Row 2: Knit 1 *sl 1 wyif, knit 3* repeat from * to last 2 stitches, sl 1 wyif, knit 1

Repeat Rows 1 and 2 until piece measures 6” from cast on edge.

Fasten off, weave in ends & block to 6"x6” square.