plain stitch


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Noun1.plain stitch - a basic knitting stitch
knitting stitch - a stitch taken in knitting
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For example, first grade does a plain stitch and a whip, with an optional back stitch.
WHAT knitting stitch is achieved by doing a plain stitch backwards?
A KNITTING stitch made by doing a plain stitch backwards is a purl and not a pearl (Page 13, April 29).