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Rib knitting is perfect for projects that need stretch. Think: the brim of a hat; sleeve, sock and mitten cuffs; and even the collars around sweaters. When you need stretch, look to rib knitting!
In this video I’ll walk you through the two most popular rib stitches: the 1×1 rib and the 2×2 rib.
Both these rib stitches use knits and purls to make a very stretchy rib. Both are also perfect for beginners who are just getting used to knitting and purling.
Master rib knitting, and you’ll have a really useful knitting technique for all your future projects.
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1×1 Intro: 0:07
2×2 Intro: 0:27
1×1 Demo: 0:50
2×2 Demo: 3:38
Ribbing in the Round: 5:49
Quick & Dirty Summary: 6:34
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