moss stitch


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moss stitch

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(Knitting & Sewing) a knitting stitch made up of alternate plain and purl stitches
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The "Textures" story includes allover cables, moss stitch, garter stitch, knit and purl motifs, mitered blocks, and hexagon motifs.
28 sts and 32 rows over 10cm/4in in moss stitch on 3.25mm needles
Chelsea double duvet cover, PS65; Oxford pillowcase, PS12; pinstripe housewife pillowcase, PS10; moss stitch cushion, PS35; moss throw, PS85.
"I've become a bit of a knitter!" she says, to my delight, and the conversation turns technical for a while as we discuss the relative merits of moss stitch and rib, before reluctantly steering the conversation back to the interview.
Continue in Moss Stitch as established (repeating Rows 1&2) for 2 inches.
John Gorton is top man at Brighton as Moss Stitch (Bruce Hobbs) beats Roi de Frontiere (Diane Oughton/Willie Carson) in the second juvenile heat, and Mujon (Ken Cundell) wins the sprint from Starch Reduced (Arthur Pitt/Ian Jenkinson).
2 Fold the extra length back into cuffs--especially useful if the knitted fabric looks good on the wrong side (think stockinette, garter, ribbing, or moss stitch).
Moss stitch adds texture to a classic sweater silhouette.
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Think about a sweater with large swaths of moss stitch or a pair of mittens with a beautiful cable-and-rib motif front and center.
Worked in moss stitch, the texture on this cardigan adds interest to the classic shape.